There are 9 ways to get from Tsukuba to Osaka by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Akihabara Tsukuba Express Semi-Rapid / ...
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka Shinkansen Nozomi

$113 - $164

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Tsukuba Center to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
  2. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Station Bus Terminal

$64

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Bus, night bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Tsukuba Hospital to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
  2. Take the night bus from Tokyo Station to Osaka WBT Umeda

$73

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Tsukuba to Osaka 356.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Ibaraki to Osaka Kobe, train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Ibaraki (IBR) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) IBR - UKB
  2. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka

$184 - $362

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Akihabara
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM

$92 - $333

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Kita-Senju
  2. Take the train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  3. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM

$133 - $466

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Kobe, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Akihabara
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  3. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka

$82 - $281

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Tokushima, bus, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Akihabara
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Tokushima (TKS) HND - TKS
  3. Take the bus from Kousoku Naruto to Kousoku Maiko
  4. Take the train from Maiko to Osaka

$168 - $495

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tsukuba to Osaka is to bus which costs ¥7252 and takes 11 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tsukuba to Osaka is to fly and train which costs ¥20000 - ¥41000 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Tsukuba and Osaka is 442 km. The road distance is 570.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Tsukuba to Osaka, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tsukuba to Osaka station. However, there are services departing from Tsukuba Center and arriving at Osaka Station Bus Terminal via Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Tsukuba, Japan and Osaka, Japan?

You can take a train from Tsukuba to Osaka via Akihabara, Tokyo, and Shin-Osaka in around 4 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tsukuba to Osaka via Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit in around 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Ibaraki to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Tsukuba Express
Website
mir.co.jp
Train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Kita-Senju
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $210
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Maiko to Osaka
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Skyliner
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tsukuba Center to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from University of Tsukuba Hospital to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Tokyo Station to Osaka WBT Umeda
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Naruto to Kousoku Maiko
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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