Osaka and Edinburgh time difference is 8 hours


Time in Osaka


Mon, May 25th (UTC +9)
Time in Edinburgh


Mon, May 25th (UTC +1)

If you are located in Osaka and would like to make a phone call to or have a video chat with someone in Edinburgh, due to the large time difference of 8 hours between these two cities You will have to organise it out of your regular working hours. Edinburgh time is 8 hours behind Osaka time. So the ideal time to get in touch with the other party in Edinburgh would be between 5pm to 1am (Osaka time).


See distance from Osaka to Edinburgh

Time difference comparison

12 am Osaka4pm previous day Edinburgh
1 am Osaka5pm previous day Edinburgh
2 am Osaka6pm previous day Edinburgh
3 am Osaka7pm previous day Edinburgh
4 am Osaka8pm previous day Edinburgh
5 am Osaka9pm previous day Edinburgh
6 am Osaka10pm previous day Edinburgh
7 am Osaka11pm previous day Edinburgh
8 am Osaka12am Edinburgh
9 am Osaka1am Edinburgh
10 am Osaka2am Edinburgh
11 am Osaka3am Edinburgh
12 pm Osaka4am Edinburgh
1 pm Osaka5am Edinburgh
2 pm Osaka6am Edinburgh
3 pm Osaka7am Edinburgh
4 pm Osaka8am Edinburgh
5 pm Osaka9am Edinburgh
6 pm Osaka10am Edinburgh
7 pm Osaka11am Edinburgh
8 pm Osaka12pm Edinburgh
9 pm Osaka1pm Edinburgh
10 pm Osaka2pm Edinburgh
11 pm Osaka3pm Edinburgh

The hours shown in blue color are the usual 9 am to 5 pm business hours.



Time difference between JST (Japan Standard Time) and BST (British Summer Time) is 8 hours



Osaka - Japan



Edinburgh - UK

  • Time zone: BST - British Summer Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1
  • DST started on: 29 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 25 October 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Edinburgh will return to GMT (Greenwich Mean Time).