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

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Train  •  51 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni is to drive which costs ¥500 - ¥800 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni is to taxi which costs ¥12000 - ¥16000 and takes 38 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 train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni takes 51 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hiroshima BC and arriving at Iwakuni Shiyakusho. Services depart every three hours, 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 hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, Iwakuni Bus operates a bus from Hiroshima (Station) to Iwakuni every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Every 3 hours
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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