There are 4 ways to get from Umeda to Himeji by train, bus or car

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Train Japan Railways Shinkansen  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Himeji Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$30 - $46

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Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka to Himeji Ltd Exp Hamakaze / ...

$12 - $18

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Bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka Daiichi Hotel to Osaka Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Himeji Station

$24 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Umeda to Himeji 55.5 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Umeda to Himeji is to drive which costs ¥1000 - ¥1600 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Umeda to Himeji is to train which costs ¥3300 - ¥5500 and takes 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Umeda to Himeji station. However, there are services departing from Osaka Daiichi Hotel and arriving at Himeji Station via Osaka Itami Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Osaka and arriving at Himeji. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Umeda and Himeji is 74 km. The road distance is 88.9 km.

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The best way to get from Umeda to Himeji without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs ¥3300 - ¥5500.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Umeda to Himeji, including transfers.

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Umeda to Himeji bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, depart from Osaka Daiichi Hotel station.

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Umeda to Himeji train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Shin-Osaka station.

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The best way to get from Umeda to Himeji is to train which takes 57 min and costs ¥3300 - ¥5500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥2600 - ¥4700 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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  • Distance: 46.2 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Umeda, Ōsaka, Japan and Himeji, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Umeda to Himeji hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Umeda to Himeji via Osaka Airport and Osaka Itami Airport in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Himeji
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Daiichi Hotel to Osaka Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Himeji Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp

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Umeda to Himeji bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, arrive at Himeji Station.

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Umeda to Himeji train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Himeji station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Umeda to Himeji is 89 km. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Umeda to Himeji.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Himeji. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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