When travelling by train, never forget to keep your ticket with you: make sure to print it out in advance or to download the mobile version if allowed.
For short distances like between Tokyo and Osaka, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
Which stations do the trains to Osaka leave from?
The trains to Osaka leave Tokyo from Tokyo or TOKYO and arrive in Shin-Osaka, OSAKA or OSAKA AIRPORT.
Travelling by train to Osaka from Tokyo: how many daily connections are there?
184 connections are available every day to travel from Tokyo to Osaka by train. Please know that there are 95 routes which are direct lines versus only 89 routes which include at least one change. Consequently, we strongly recommend you to select a ticket for a direct line if you prefer not to change trains. Please notice that even if the trip is longer, a ticket with one change is sometimes much more efficient especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last moment.
When are the frist and last trains from Tokyo to Osaka scheduled?
With the fastest connections you will be in Osaka in 2 hours and 35 minutes, but on average it takes 2 hours and 54 minutes. The first train headed to Osaka is at 00:07, while the last one leaves Tokyo at 16:11.