Getting from Osaka to Kobe there are a few options you can choose from, but we would highly recommend for you to take the direct route which is the bay shuttle (ferry)


Route 1: Limousine Bus


Taking the Kansai-Airport Limousine Bus リムジンバス
Travel Duration : 1 hour 15 mins (depending on traffic)
Cost: JP¥1,950 (one way)


Route 2: Normal Train


This route is suitable for those planning to stop in Osaka first for a couple of days before heading to Kobe.
Stations: Kansai Airport → Osaka → Sannomiya (Kobe’s central station)
Cost: Varies depending which line you take or transport passes used


Route 3: Car Rental (driving)

Travel Duration : 1 hour 15 mins (depending on traffic)
Cost: Depends on your car rental package


Route 4: Bay Shuttle (ferry) – Best Direct Route


You’ll be surprised to know that Kobe has it’s own airport too (only for domestic flights) lol, and they have an existing ferry shuttle going back and forth between KIX and UKB
Travel Duration: 30-40 mins
Cost: JP¥1,850 (one way) -but there’s an ongoing promotion for tourists, it’s only JP¥1,000 till 31st March 2018


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