Transportation

Bus Station in Osaka

JR Osaka Station Highway Bus Terminal

Slightly pricey but convenient, JR West Highway Bus (www.nishinihonjrbus.co.jp) coaches depart from the JR Osaka Station Highway Bus Terminal, outside the station's north-central concourse. Book online five days pri…
Ferry in Osaka

Japan China International Ferry

Departs on alternating Tuesdays from Osaka Port International Ferry Terminal or Kōbe Port Terminal for Shanghai (one-way 2nd class fares from ¥20,000, approximately 48 hours). In Chinese, the ferry is known as Xin J…
Ferry in Osaka

Panstar Ferry

Departs from Osaka Port International Ferry Terminal for Busan (one-way 2nd class fares from ¥13,000, 19 hours) on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. As there's no English on the website, it's helpful to book through a t…
Ferry in Osaka

Shanghai Ferry Company

Departs on Friday from Osaka Port International Ferry Terminal for Shanghai (one-way 2nd class fares from ¥20,000, approximately 48 hours).
Airport in Osaka

Kansai International Airport

For all international and some domestic flights. KIX is about 50km southwest of the city, on an artificial island in the bay.
Airport in Osaka

Osaka Itami Airport

The domestic Itami Airport, also confusingly called Osaka International Airport, is located 12km northwest of Osaka.
Bicycle Rental in Osaka

Hub Chari

City bikes for rent at several stations around town. It's run by an NGO that supports Osaka's homeless community.
Bus Station in Osaka

Willer Bus Terminal

Departure point for highway buses. Destinations include Hiroshima, Takayama and Tokyo.
Bus Station in Osaka

Airport Limousine Bus Stop

Bus Station in Osaka

Osaka City Air Terminal