There are 2 ways to get from Hiroshima to Aso-san by train or car

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Train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Kumamoto Shinkansen Sakura / ...
  2. Take the train from Kumamoto to Aso Hōhi Main

$128 - $169

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Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Aso-san 229.1 miles

$35 - $60

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The distance between Hiroshima and Aso-san is 211 km. The road distance is 366.5 km.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima to Aso-san without a car is to train which takes 4 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Hiroshima to Aso-san, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hiroshima to Aso-san is 367 km. It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to drive from Hiroshima to Aso-san.

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There are 79+ hotels available in Aso-san. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima to Aso-san.
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  • Distance: 131.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Hiroshima, Japan and Aso-san, Japan?

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Aso-san via Kumamoto and Aso in around 4 h 15 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Train from Hiroshima to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
Unreserved seat
$75 - $100
Reserved seat
$85 - $110
Green seat
$110 - $150
JR Kyushu Railway Company
Train from Kumamoto to Aso
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at

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