Yokohama to Osaka

Yokohama to Osaka

  Oct 31, 2021, 39 trips (¥3,381 – ¥88,993)

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7h 10m First: 9:50 Last: 23:59

From ¥3,381


2h 12m First: 6:18 Last: 21:31

From ¥14,217


1h 20m First: 7:30 Last: 21:30

From ¥14,845

Yokohama to Osaka Schedule

Yokohama to Osaka Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 06:18 - 08:30¥ 15,110
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 09:00 - 11:12¥ 15,110
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 11:10 - 13:22¥ 15,110
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 13:10 - 15:22¥ 15,110
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 15:10 - 17:22¥ 15,110
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 17:10 - 19:22¥ 15,110
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 19:10 - 21:22¥ 15,110
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 20:29 - 22:41¥ 15,110
Heisei Community Bus HC Express 23:30 - 06:50¥ 4,158
Heisei Enterprise HE0 Intercity 23:20 - 07:20¥ 4,253
Grace Liner GR2 Express 23:10 - 06:40¥ 6,563
Kintetsu Bus ZKN12 Intercity 23:59 - 07:38¥ 3,990

Transportation from Yokohama to Osaka

Yokohama to Osaka Destination Reviews

Bus Express, Sugisaki Kanko Bus SS2, Feb 1, 2021
Super, nice and friendly staff. The bus departed on time.
2 customer reviews

How to get from Yokohama to Osaka

When you want to get from Yokohama to Osaka, 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 Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus 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 88,830. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as JPY 3,380.

How far is Yokohama from Osaka?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Yokohama to Osaka. Your trip will be a total of 294 miles (473 km). The flying distance is 291 miles (468 km).

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

The travel time from Yokohama to Osaka can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 10 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Yokohama to Osaka varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Heisei Community Bus HC: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as JPY 3,380 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 88,830.

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

  • Bus tickets - JPY 3,411 to JPY 6,709;
  • Plane tickets - JPY 12,166 to JPY 88,804;
  • Train tickets - JPY 14,213 to JPY 20,012;

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

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

  • Flights from Yokohama to Osaka depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 09:50 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:59. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Yokohama to Osaka. 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 12,166.

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 Yokohama to Osaka
All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines, Star Flyer


Taking a bus from Yokohama to Osaka 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.


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 Yokohama to Osaka

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Yokohama to Osaka? 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% decided to go for a bus.