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There are 2 ways to get from Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) to Saiki by bus, train, car or car ferry

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima Airport to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Kokura
  3. Take the train from Kokura to Oita
  4. Take the train from Oita to Saiki

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Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) to Misaki
  2. Take the car ferry from Misaki to Saganoseki
  3. Drive from Saganoseki to Saiki

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) to Saiki is to drive and car ferry, which costs ¥4400 - ¥6500 and takes 4h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) to Saiki is to drive and car ferry which costs ¥4400 - ¥6500 and takes 4h 51m.

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The distance between Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) and Saiki is 191 km.

The best way to get from Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) to Saiki without a car is to bus and train which takes 5h 31m and costs ¥11000 - ¥18000.

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It takes approximately 5h 31m to get from Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) to Saiki, including transfers.

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There are four+ hotels available in Saiki. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) to Saiki.
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  • Distance: 190.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 31m

What companies run services between Hiroshima Airport (HIJ), Japan and Saiki, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) to Saiki. However, you can take the bus to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi, take the walk to Hiroshima, take the train to Kokura, take the train to Oita, then take the train to Saiki. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Misaki, take the car ferry to Saganoseki, then take the drive to Saiki.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Kokura
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥8000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥5500 - ¥7500
Reserved seat
¥6500 - ¥8000
Green seat
¥8000 - ¥11000
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Oita
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3400 - ¥5500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥3400 - ¥4800
Reserved Seat
¥3600 - ¥5500
Green Seat
¥5000 - ¥7000
Train from Oita to Saiki
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥3000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2000 - ¥2800
Reserved Seat
¥2100 - ¥3000
Green Seat
¥2700 - ¥3800
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 Oita to Saiki
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥1500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima Airport to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥1370
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp.e.aec.hp.transer.com
Hiroshima Electric Railway
Website
hiroden.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima Airport to Hiroshima Sta. Shinkansen Entrance
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥1370
Schedules at
hiroden.co.jp
Ferry operators
Kokudou Kyuunishi Ferry
Phone
(097) 575-1020
Website
koku94.jp
Car ferry from Misaki to Saganoseki
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1090
Schedules at
koku94.jp
Passenger
¥1090
Vehicle under 3m
¥5130

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