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There are 8 ways to get from Universal City to Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka by plane, train or bus

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Fly to Osaka Itami  •  18h 12m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Osaka Itami (ITM) LAX - ITM

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Fly to Kobe  •  18h 31m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Kobe (UKB) LAX - UKB

Fly to Chūbu Centrair, train  •  19h 20m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO) LAX - NGO
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka

Fly to Tokushima, bus, train  •  19h 53m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tokushima (TKS) LAX - TKS
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Naruto to Kousoku Maiko
  3. Take the train from Maiko to Osaka

Fly to Tokyo Haneda, train  •  17h 55m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) LAX - HND
  2. Take the train from Shinagawa to Shin-Osaka

Fly to Nanki Shirahama, train  •  22h 42m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Nanki Shirahama (SHM) LAX - SHM
  2. Take the train from Shirahama to Tennoji

Fly to Takamatsu, train  •  20h 47m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Takamatsu (TAK) LAX - TAK
  2. Take the train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Okayama
  3. Take the train from Okayama to Shin-Osaka

Fly to Tokyo Narita, train  •  19h 22m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) LAX - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Shinagawa
  3. Take the train from Shinagawa to Shin-Osaka

Los Angeles (LAX) to Osaka Itami (ITM) flights

The flight time between Los Angeles (LAX) and Osaka Itami (ITM) is around 17h 15m and covers a distance of around 9183 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 25m. The fastest flight normally takes 13h 45m. Services are operated by Japan Airlines, All Nippon Airways, American Airlines and others. Typically 198 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
13h 50m
Layover time:
3h 25m
Total time:
17h 15m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
13h 45m
Flight distance:
9183 km
Flights per week:
198
Cheapest price:
¥39322
Carbon emissions:
1862 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
00:45
Last flight departs at:
22:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Los Angeles (LAX) to Osaka Itami (ITM) flight schedules

Flights departing Wednesday, September 22, 2021

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka is 0120-565653.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Universal City to Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka is to fly and train which costs $480 - $1,000 and takes 22h 42m.

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The fastest way to get from Universal City to Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka is to fly and train which takes 17h 55m and costs $500 - $1,200.

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The distance between Universal City and Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka is 9178 km.

It takes approximately 18h 12m to get from Universal City to Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Los Angeles Airport to Osaka Itami Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 45m and has one stopover.

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American Airlines, United Airlines, Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Osaka Itami Airport.

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There are 1761+ hotels available in Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Universal City to Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka.
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  • Distance: 9178.3 km
  • Duration: 18h 12m

What companies run services between Universal City, CA, USA and Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka, Japan?

Japan Airlines, All Nippon Airways and four other airlines fly from Universal City to Richmond Hotel Namba Daikokucho, Osaka hourly.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥47000 - ¥120000
Flights from Los Angeles to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥120000
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥160000
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥160000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokushima via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥44000 - ¥110000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokushima via Tokyo Haneda, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥37000 - ¥120000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
11h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥220000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥200000
Flights from Los Angeles to Nanki Shirahama via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥43000 - ¥120000
Flights from Los Angeles to Nanki Shirahama via Osaka Kansai, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥110000
Flights from Los Angeles to Nanki Shirahama via San Francisco, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥42000 - ¥130000
Flights from Los Angeles to Takamatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥42000 - ¥110000
Flights from Los Angeles to Takamatsu via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥130000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥200000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Los Angeles to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥150000
Flights from Los Angeles to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Narita, Niigata
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥160000
Flights from Los Angeles to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda, Kochi
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥160000
Flights from Los Angeles to Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥49000 - ¥280000
Flights from Los Angeles to Kobe via San Francisco, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 12m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥600000
Flights from Los Angeles to Kobe via Tokyo Haneda, Okinawa
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥600000
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥200000
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥200000
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥240000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokushima via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥47000 - ¥140000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
12h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥550000
Flights from Los Angeles to Takamatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥45000 - ¥140000
Flights from Los Angeles to Takamatsu via San Francisco, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 22m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥47000 - ¥140000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥380000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥200000
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥200000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
12h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥550000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥550000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥380000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥550000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥120000
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥160000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
11h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥220000
Flights from Los Angeles to Takamatsu via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥130000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥200000
Hawaiian Airlines
Website
hawaiianairlines.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Honolulu
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥170000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokushima via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥100000
Flights from Los Angeles to Nanki Shirahama via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥47000 - ¥120000
Flights from Los Angeles to Nanki Shirahama via San Francisco, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥42000 - ¥130000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita via Honolulu
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥41000 - ¥120000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
¥47000 - ¥95000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda via Portland
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥100000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda via Seattle
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥48000 - ¥100000
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Los Angeles to Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥110000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥320000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥250000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Chūbu Centrair via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥150000 - ¥280000
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Takamatsu via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥47000 - ¥140000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥90000 - ¥190000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥160000
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥7500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥5000 - ¥7000
Reserved seat
¥6000 - ¥7500
Green seat
¥7500 - ¥10000
Train from Shinagawa to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥12000 - ¥17000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥12000 - ¥16000
Reserved seat
¥13000 - ¥17000
Green seat
¥17000 - ¥23000
Train from Okayama to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥7500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥4800 - ¥6500
Reserved seat
¥5500 - ¥7500
Green seat
¥7000 - ¥9500
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Maiko to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1200
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Okayama
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥1600
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shirahama to Tennoji
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥4100 - ¥6500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥4100 - ¥6000
Reserved Seat
¥4300 - ¥6500
Green Seat
¥6000 - ¥8500
Train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Okayama
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥3100
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2100 - ¥3000
Reserved Seat
¥2200 - ¥3100
Green Seat
¥2900 - ¥4000
Narita Express (N'EX)
Website
jreast.co.jp
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Shinagawa
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥4900
Website
https://www.jreast.co.jp/e/nex/
Book at
https://www.jreast.co.jp/multi/en/pass/nex.html
Reserved Seat
¥3000 - ¥3500
Green Seat (First Class)
¥4400 - ¥4900
Bus operators
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Naruto to Kousoku Maiko
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3600
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp
JR Shikoku Bus
Website
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Bus from Kosoku Naruto to Kosoku Maiko
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥3348
Schedules at
jr-shikoku.co.jp

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