There are 4 ways to get from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni JR Sanyo

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Iwakuni Shiyakusho

$9

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni 28.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni 28.3 miles

$4 - $7

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hiroshima BC and arriving at Iwakuni Shiyakusho. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Iwakuni. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Hiroshima (Station) and Iwakuni is 35 km. The road distance is 45.2 km.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs .

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The train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni takes 53 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni bus services, operated by Iwakuni Bus, depart from Hiroshima BC station.

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Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Hiroshima station.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni is to train which takes 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 47 min.

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Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni bus services, operated by Iwakuni Bus, arrive at Iwakuni Shiyakusho station.

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Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Iwakuni station.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni.
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  • Distance: 21.9 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Hiroshima (Station), Hiroshima, Japan and Iwakuni, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, Iwakuni Bus operates a bus from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni hourly. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Iwakuni Bus
Website
iwakuni-bus.com
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Iwakuni Shiyakusho
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
iwakuni-bus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Hiroko Taxi
Phone
+81 82-291-3232
Website
hiroko-group.co.jp
Hiroshima Taxi
Phone
+81 82-292-2131
Website
hiroshimataxi.co.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni is 45 km. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni.

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