Osaka Himeji
Mo, 04/12
1 Passengers

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Results from Osaka to Himeji on Monday, 04 December 2023

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5 days
Mo, 04/12

Sa, 09/12

¥ 12,000


7 days
Mo, 04/12

Mo, 11/12

¥ 17,000

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How to get from Osaka to Himeji

The easiest way to travel from Osaka to Himeji is by train.

How far is Osaka from Himeji?

The travel distance between Osaka and Himeji is 100 km. There is no direct flight from Osaka to Himeji, the only option to travel is by train.

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

It takes 30 minutes to 45 minutes to get from Osaka to Himeji by train.

What types of trains operate the route Osaka to Himeji?

There is one railway company operating trains on the route Osaka to Himeji.

JR: Japan Railways operates the Sanyo Shinkansen high-speed train and Limited Express trains between Osaka and Fukuoka stopping in Himeji.

There are three types of services on the Sanyo Shinkansen: Nozomi and Mizuho are the fast services stopping only at key stations, Hikari and Sakura are the semi-fast services stopping at the major stations and Kodama is the local service stopping at all stations.

Shinkansen trains carry Green Cars with business class seats and Ordinary Cars with standard class seats distributed in Reserved and Non-reserved. In total, the Shinkansen trains offer three passengers classes: Reserved Seat (Green Car), Reserved Seat (Ordinary Car) and Non-reserved Seat.

Travellers with Reserved Seat tickets are required to take their numbered seat in the Green Cars or the Ordinary Cars. Travellers with Non-reserved Seat tickets are allowed to take any seat available only in the Ordinary Cars designated as Non-reserved.

Additionally, there are many Limited Express trains operated by JR West crossing from Osaka to Himeji:

  • - The Limited Express Hakuto runs between Kyoto and Tottori stopping in Osaka and Himeji.
  • - The Limited Express Hamakaze runs between Osaka and Tottori stopping in Himeji.
  • - The Limited Express Harima runs between Osaka and Himeji.

For more information about travelling by train, please read our Train Guide in Japan.

Where does the train from Osaka to Himeji depart?

Trains on the Sanyo Shinkansen line depart from Shin-Osaka Station located in Yodogawa-ku, Osaka.

Limited Express trains depart from Shin-Osaka Station and Osaka Station located in Osaka.

Passengers are requested to arrive at the station 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time to complete the boarding procedures or risk missing the train.

Where does the train from Osaka to Himeji arrive?

Trains on the Sanyo Shinkansen line and Limited Express trains arrive at Himeji Station located in Himeji, Hyogo.

Where to travel next from Himeji?

From Himeji, you can go by train to Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Kobe and Osaka on the Sanyo Shinkansen.