There are 4 ways to get from Hiroshima to Imabari-shi by train, bus, car ferry or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Shin-Onomichi Shinkansen Kodama
  2. Take the bus from Shindomichi Station to Kurushima Strait

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Hiroshima Port to Matsuyama
  2. Drive from Matsuyama to Imabari-shi

$37 - $40

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Okayama Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Imabari Ltd Exp Shiokaze

$76 - $108

Car ferry, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Hiroshima Port to Matsuyama
  2. Take the train from Matsuyama(Ehime) to Imabari Ltd Exp Shiokaze / ...

$59 - $64

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Imabari-shi is to car ferry and drive which costs ¥4100 - ¥4500 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Imabari-shi is to car ferry and drive which costs ¥4100 - ¥4500 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hiroshima to Imabari-shi. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Imabari via Okayama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Hiroshima and Imabari-shi is 63 km.

The best way to get from Hiroshima to Imabari-shi without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Hiroshima to Imabari-shi, including transfers.

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Hiroshima to Imabari-shi train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Hiroshima station.

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Hiroshima to Imabari-shi train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Imabari station.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima to Imabari-shi.
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  • Distance: 39.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Hiroshima, Japan and Imabari-shi, Japan?

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Imabari-shi via Okayama in around 3 h 46 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Shin-Onomichi
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$27 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Hiroshima to Okayama
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$60 - $80
Bus operators
Iyotetsu
Website
iyotetsu.co.jp
Bus from Shindomichi Station to Kurushima Strait
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
translate.googleusercontent.com
Ferry operators
Setonaikaikisen
Website
setonaikaikisen.co.jp
Car ferry from Hiroshima Port to Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
setonaikaikisen.co.jp

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