Osaka to Nagano

Osaka to Nagano

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Osaka to Nagano Schedule

Osaka to Nagano Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Japan Airlines Economy 07:05 - 14:55¥ 48,449
Japan Airlines Economy 09:10 - 16:35¥ 75,465
Jetstar Japan Economy 10:45 - 16:35¥ 50,979
Jetstar Japan Economy 15:00 - 15:20¥ 38,221
Jetstar Japan Economy 16:50 - 16:35¥ 50,953
Japan Airlines Economy 19:45 - 14:55¥ 60,613
Nankai bus XNK1 AC Seater 21:20 - 05:08¥ 7,942
Nankai bus XNK1 AC Seater 22:25 - 06:16¥ 9,823

Transportation from Osaka to Nagano

Facts about the transport from Osaka to Nagano

Cheapest Transport$51
Fastest Transport3h 51m
Earliest Departure7:05 AM
Latest Departure10:25 PM
Departures per day6
Distance379 kilometers
Transport CompaniesFuji Dream Airlines, Hokuriku Shinkansen, Ibex Airlines, Japan Airlines, Kintetsu Bus ZKN13, Nankai bus XNK1, Shinkansen JR Central, Thunderbird JR West

How to get from Osaka to Nagano

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

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • 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 USD 416.14. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 50.83.

How far is Osaka from Nagano?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Osaka to Nagano. Your trip will be a total of 236 miles (379 km). The flying distance is 197 miles (316 km).

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

The travel time from Osaka to Nagano can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 4 to 24 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Osaka to Nagano varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Kintetsu Bus ZKN13: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 50.83 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 USD 416.14.

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

  • Bus tickets - USD 50.83 to USD 54.01;
  • Train price: USD 112.05 - USD 173.59. From Osaka to Nagano starting from 19:09 Shin Osaka until 21:24 Shin Osaka
  • flight price: USD 406.69 - USD 416.13. From Osaka to Nagano starting from 07:05 Osaka Airport until 10:40 Osaka Airport

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

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

  • 3 by flight from Osaka to Nagano starting from 07:05 Osaka Airport until 10:40 Osaka Airport
  • Buses start plying the route from 21:10 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:25. There are 3 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Taking a bus from Osaka to Nagano is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Osaka to Nagano

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Osaka to Nagano? 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:

  • 82% chosen Train
  • 18% decided to go for a bus.