There are 2 ways to get from Himeji to Itsuku Shima by train, car ferry or car

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Train, car ferry  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the train from Himeji to Hiroshima
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Miyajimaguchi
  3. Take the car ferry from Miyajimaguchi to Miyajima

¥6638 - ¥9137

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  3h 19m

  1. Drive from Himeji to Miyajimaguchi
  2. Take the car ferry from Miyajimaguchi to Miyajima

¥3232 - ¥4591

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The cheapest way to get from Himeji to Itsuku Shima is to drive and car ferry which costs ¥3200 - ¥4600 and takes 3h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Himeji to Itsuku Shima is to train and car ferry which costs ¥6500 - ¥9500 and takes 1h 46m.

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The distance between Himeji and Itsuku Shima is 227 km.

The best way to get from Himeji to Itsuku Shima without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 1h 46m and costs ¥6500 - ¥9500.

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It takes approximately 1h 46m to get from Himeji to Itsuku Shima, including transfers.

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There are 337+ hotels available in Itsuku Shima. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Himeji to Itsuku Shima.
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  • Distance: 227.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 46m

What companies run services between Himeji, Japan and Itsuku Shima, Hiroshima, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Himeji to Itsuku Shima. However, you can take the train to Hiroshima, take the train to Miyajimaguchi, take the walk to Miyajimaguchi, then take the car ferry to Miyajima. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Miyajimaguchi then take the car ferry to Miyajima.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Miyajimaguchi
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥380 - ¥550
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Ferry operators
JR Miyajima Ferry
Phone
0829-56-20-45
Website
jr-miyajimaferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Miyajimaguchi to Miyajima
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥173
Schedules at
jr-miyajimaferry.co.jp
Passenger
¥173
Vehicle
¥750 - ¥2200
Miyajima Matsudai Kisen
Phone
0829-44-2171
Website
miyajima-matsudai.co.jp
Car ferry from Miyajima-guchi to Miyajima
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥173
Schedules at
miyajima-matsudai.co.jp
Adults
¥173
Car (3-4m length)
¥1159
Car (4-5m length)
¥1619

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