How much is a train ticket in Osaka?
Fares are set at five different zone rates which range between 180 yen to 370 yen for adults, and between 90 yen to 190 yen for children aged from 6 – 11 years.
Is it cheaper to fly to Tokyo or Osaka?
It is considerably cheaper to fly in and out of Tokyo than to include one leg of the trip going through either Osaka airport (flying from US). We would of course save time by flying through different airports since this would help us avoid backtracking, but it is about an extra $350 USD per person.
Is Osaka worth visiting?
Osaka is the third largest city in Japan (population 2.7 million) behind Tokyo and Yokohama. It has a rich history dating back some 1,500 years. Popular for its nightlife, food and shopping, Osaka should definitely be on your list when planning your Japan itinerary.
How many days should I spend in Osaka?
How many days do I need to set aside in Osaka? I recommend at least 5 days to see the must-see of the Kansai region, namely Osaka and Kyoto. The best is if you can stay at least 8 days, which will allow you to visit all the best highlights of Kansai: Osaka, Kyoto, Nara, Kobe, Himeji and Hiroshima.
Can I use Suica in Osaka?
Yes, it can. Suica cards can be used anywhere the Suica IC card logo is displayed. It can also be used in convenience stores and vending machines outside of the Tokyo area. You cannot use the Suica to travel between Tokyo and Osaka, but you can use it to travel within cities such as Osaka and Kyoto.
Can I use JR Pass from Osaka to Hiroshima?
Validity. Unlimited use of local, rapid and limited express JR trains in the coverage area shown on the map above. Unlimited use of the Sanyo Shinkansen (including Nozomi and Mizuho) between Shin-Osaka and Hiroshima. However, the Tokaido Shinkansen between Kyoto and Osaka is not covered.
What is a 1-day pass to Osaka?
A 1-day pass giving you unlimited rides on all Osaka Metro and Osaka City Bus lines*! *Excluding Osaka City Bus services for Universal Studios Japan™ and IKEA. Receive special show-to-save benefits on around 30 sightseeing attractions in Osaka city when you present your pass!
What is the expiry date of my Osaka City Tourist Pass?
Receive special show-to-save benefits on around 30 sightseeing attractions in Osaka city when you present your pass! There is no expiry date. The pass can be purchased in advance! *Excluding Osaka City Bus services for Universal Studios Japan™ and IKEA.
What are the benefits of the Osaka Metro pass?
These convenient passes offer unlimited rides on all Osaka Metro lines and most of Osaka City Bus routes for one or two days. You can also receive benefits at sightseeing attractions in Osaka city.
How to get unlimited rides on Osaka Metro lines?
These convenient passes offer unlimited rides on all Osaka Metro lines and most of Osaka City Bus routes for one or two days. You can also receive benefits at sightseeing attractions in Osaka city. These passes are sold mainly outside of Japan, but can also be purchased at the Kansai Tourist Information Center at Kansai International Airport.