There are 3 ways to get from Aso to Kagoshima by train, bus or car
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Train • 2h 30m
$47 - $75
Bus, train • 3h 17m
$40 - $65
1 alternative option
Drive • 2h 47m
$22 - $35
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Aso to Kagoshima is to drive which costs ¥2500 - ¥3700 and takes 2h 47m.
The quickest way to get from Aso to Kagoshima is to train which costs ¥5000 - ¥8500 and takes 2h 30m.
No, there is no direct train from Aso to Kagoshima. However, there are services departing from Aso and arriving at Kagoshima-Chuo via Kumamoto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.
The distance between Aso and Kagoshima is 160 km. The road distance is 213.5 km.
The best way to get from Aso to Kagoshima without a car is to train which takes 2h 30m and costs ¥5000 - ¥8500.
It takes approximately 2h 30m to get from Aso to Kagoshima, including transfers.
Aso to Kagoshima train services, operated by JR Kyushu Railway Company, depart from Aso station.
Aso to Kagoshima train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Kagoshima-Chuo station.
Yes, the driving distance between Aso to Kagoshima is 214 km. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Aso to Kagoshima.
There are 63+ hotels available in Kagoshima. Prices start at $39 USD per night.
What companies run services between Aso, Kumamoto, Japan and Kagoshima, Japan?
You can take a train from Aso to Kagoshima via Kumamoto in around 2h 30m.
Train from Kumamoto to Kagoshima-Chuo
- Ave. Duration
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $40 - $65
- Schedules at
- Unreserved seat
- $40 - $60
- Reserved seat
- $50 - $65
- Green seat
- $60 - $85
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