Osaka to Kobe

Osaka to Kobe

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21:43
Shin Osaka
14m ride in train #NOZOMI 59, Standard
21:57
Shin Kobe
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20:01
Shin Osaka
14m ride in train #NOZOMI 53, Standard
20:15
Shin Kobe

From Shin Osaka to Kobe by train

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20:01
Shin Osaka
14m ride in train #NOZOMI 53, Standard
20:15
Shin Kobe
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21:43
Shin Osaka
14m ride in train #NOZOMI 59, Standard
21:57
Shin Kobe

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Osaka to Kobe Schedule

Osaka to Kobe Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 07:00 - 07:15¥ 3,835
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 08:52 - 09:06¥ 2,888
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 11:01 - 11:15¥ 2,888
Japan Railpass Ordinary Car 11:17 - 11:26¥ 28,734
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 13:01 - 13:15¥ 2,888
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 15:01 - 15:15¥ 2,888
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 17:01 - 17:15¥ 2,888
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 20:01 - 20:15¥ 2,888
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 21:00 - 21:15¥ 3,835

Transportation from Osaka to Kobe

How to get from Osaka to Kobe

When you want to get from Osaka to Kobe, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about JPY 33,668. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as JPY 2,888.

How far is Osaka from Kobe?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Osaka to Kobe. Your trip will be a total of 61 miles (97 km). The flying distance is 59 miles (94 km).

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

The travel time from Osaka to Kobe can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 28 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Osaka to Kobe varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Shinkansen JR Central: travelling by train expect to pay as low as JPY 2,888 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as JPY 33,668.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Osaka to Kobe:

  • Train tickets - JPY 2,898 to JPY 3,780;
  • Plane tickets - JPY 17,134 to JPY 33,638;

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

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Osaka to Kobe depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Osaka to Kobe. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is JPY 17,134.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Osaka to Kobe
All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines, Peach Airlines

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Osaka to Kobe

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Osaka to Kobe? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users took a plane.