Osaka to Saitama

Osaka to Saitama

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Osaka to Saitama Schedule

Osaka to Saitama Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Sakura Kanko Bus CJ AC Seater 21:50 - 07:30¥ 8,694
Sakura Kanko Bus CJ Express 23:20 - 07:10¥ 8,694

Transportation from Osaka to Saitama

How to get from Osaka to Saitama

Travelling between Osaka and Saitama is possible by Flight and bus. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 90.83 if you go by Bus; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 84.64.

How long does it take to get from Osaka to Saitama?

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 11 hours to travel between Osaka and Saitama depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Osaka and Saitama. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 15m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 10h 20m to reach Saitama.

How much does it cost to get from Osaka to Saitama?

Travelling between Osaka and Saitama can be as cheap as USD 84.64 if you opt for a Sugisaki Kanko Bus SS2 bus and as expensive as USD 90.83 if you buy a Sakura Kanko Bus CJ (さくら観光バス株式会社) Bus ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Osaka and Saitama ?

  • 4 from Osaka to Saitama starting from 21:20 Osaka until 22:30 Osaka

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Osaka to Saitama.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Osaka to Saitama, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 103.47.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Osaka and Saitama

All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines


Travelling from Osaka to Saitama overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Osaka and Saitama

Sakura Kanko Bus CJ (さくら観光バス株式会社), Sugisaki Kanko Bus SS2

What is the most popular transport to get from Osaka to Saitama?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% opted for a bus