Osaka to Tokyo

Osaka to Tokyo

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09:00
Shin Osaka
2h 35m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
11:35
Tokyo
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07:00
Shin Osaka
2h 35m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
09:35
Tokyo
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22:25
Sakura Bus Floor Namba 2nd, Osaka
8h 23m bus ride in Liner Standard
06:48
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Tokyo Yaesu South Exit

From Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal to Tokyo by Bus

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21:00
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
11h 10m bus ride in Liner Standard
08:10
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Tokyo Disneyland Bus Terminal
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21:00
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
9h 48m bus ride in Liner Standard
06:48
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Tokyo Yaesu South Exit
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21:00
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
10h 30m bus ride in Liner Standard
07:30
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Tokyo Teleport Station
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21:15
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
9h 15m bus ride in Standard Plus
06:30
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Futamatashinmachi, Chiba
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21:15
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
8h 33m bus ride in Standard Plus
05:48
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Tokyo Yaesu South Exit
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21:15
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
8h 33m bus ride in Standard Plus
05:48
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Tokyo Yaesu South Exit
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22:15
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
9h 30m bus ride in Liner Standard
07:45
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Futamatashinmachi, Chiba
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22:15
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
8h 33m bus ride in Liner Standard
06:48
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Tokyo Yaesu South Exit
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23:00
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
9h 45m bus ride in Liner Standard
08:45
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Futamatashinmachi, Chiba
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23:00
Yodobashi Umeda Tower Terminal, Osaka
10h bus ride in Relax 4 Plus
09:00
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Futamatashinmachi, Chiba

Osaka to Tokyo Schedule

Osaka to Tokyo Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 07:00 - 09:35¥ 16,200
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 08:00 - 10:35¥ 16,200
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 10:00 - 12:35¥ 16,200
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 12:00 - 14:35¥ 16,200
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 14:00 - 16:35¥ 16,200
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 16:00 - 18:35¥ 16,200
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 18:00 - 20:35¥ 16,200
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 20:00 - 22:35¥ 16,200

Transportation from Osaka to Tokyo

Osaka to Tokyo destination reviews

AV
Bus Express, Heisei Enterprise HE0, Mar 23, 2020
Good service, on time and nice people.
MC
train Standard Seat, Shinkansen Train, Jan 9, 2020
Very convenient and easy to use! Delivered on time as it was handed to me right away after checking in our hotel.
4.5
4 customer reviews
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How to get from Osaka to Tokyo

Travelling between Osaka and Tokyo is possible by Bus and train. Train guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you JPY 17,588 if you go by train; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere JPY 3,770.

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

It can take you anywhere between 3 and 10 hours to travel between Osaka and Tokyo depending on the means of transport you choose.

Train is the fastest way to travel between Osaka and Tokyo. Train will bring you to your destination in 2h 30m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 9h 30m to reach Tokyo.

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

Travelling between Osaka and Tokyo can be as cheap as JPY 3,770 if you opt for a Heisei Enterprise HE0 (株式会社平成エンタープライズ) bus and as expensive as JPY 17,588 if you buy a Shinkansen Train train 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 Tokyo ?

  • 23 from Osaka to Tokyo starting from 06:30 Kansai International Airport until 21:45 Kansai International Airport
  • 23 from Osaka to Tokyo starting from 07:00 Shin Osaka until 21:00 Shin Osaka
  • 9 from Osaka to Tokyo starting from 20:25 Namba Tennoji until 22:30 Umeda Shin Osaka

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

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

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Osaka to Tokyo, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as JPY 5,480.

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 Tokyo

All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines, Jetstar Japan, Peach Airlines

Bus

Travelling from Osaka to Tokyo 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 Tokyo

Heisei Enterprise HE0 (株式会社平成エンタープライズ), Sakura Kanko Bus CJ (さくら観光バス株式会社), Tokyo Fuji Kotsu NT3 (東京富士交通株式会社)

Train

Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

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

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

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 46% took a train
  • 46% opted for a bus
  • 8% decided to fly