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There are 5 ways to get from Hiroshima to Kanazawa by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Kyoto to Kanazawa Ltd Exp Thunderbird

$130 - $161

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Bus, night bus  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima to Umeda-eki
  2. Take the night bus from Umeda-eki to Ekinishi Gocho-mae

$62 - $78

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Drive  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Kanazawa 366.8 miles

$60 - $90

Bus to Hiroshima, fly  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hiroshima Airport
  2. Fly from Hiroshima (HIJ) to Komatsu (KMQ) HIJ - KMQ

$129 - $971

Train to Fukuoka, fly  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Hakata
  2. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Komatsu (KMQ) FUK - KMQ

$122 - $492

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The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Kanazawa is to drive which costs ¥6500 - ¥11000 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Kanazawa is to train and fly which costs ¥13000 - ¥60000 and takes 4 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hiroshima to Kanazawa. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Ekinishi Gocho-mae via Umeda-eki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hiroshima to Kanazawa. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Kanazawa via Kyoto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Hiroshima and Kanazawa is 449 km. The road distance is 586.8 km.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima to Kanazawa without a car is to train which takes 4 h 34 min and costs ¥14000 - ¥19000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Hiroshima to Kanazawa, including transfers.

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Hiroshima to Kanazawa bus services, operated by Willer Travel, depart from Hiroshima station.

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Hiroshima to Kanazawa train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Hiroshima station.

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There is no direct flight from Hiroshima Airport to Komatsu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima to Kanazawa.
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  • Distance: 280.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Hiroshima, Japan and Kanazawa, Japan?

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Kanazawa via Kyoto in around 4 h 34 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Hiroshima to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Hiroshima to Komatsu via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Hiroshima to Komatsu via New Chitose
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Hiroshima to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda, New Chitose
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Fukuoka to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Hiroshima to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Hiroshima to Komatsu via New Chitose, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,300
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Hiroshima to Komatsu via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Fukuoka to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $350
Oriental Air Bridge
Website
orc-air.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$75 - $100
Reserved seat
$85 - $110
Green seat
$110 - $150
Train from Hiroshima to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $80
Reserved seat
$65 - $85
Green seat
$85 - $120
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$54 - $58
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Bus from Hiroshima to Umeda-eki
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Hokutetsu Transportation
Phone
81762375115
Website
hokutetsu.co.jp
Night bus from Umeda-eki to Ekinishi Gocho-mae
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
hokutetsu.co.jp
Hiroshima Electric Railway
Website
hiroden.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hiroshima Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
hij.airport.jp

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Hiroshima to Kanazawa bus services, operated by Hokutetsu Transportation, arrive at Ekinishi Gocho-mae station.

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Hiroshima to Kanazawa train services, operated by Japan Railways Thunderbird, arrive at Kanazawa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hiroshima to Kanazawa is 587 km. It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to drive from Hiroshima to Kanazawa.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Hiroshima Airport to Komatsu Airport.

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There are 191+ hotels available in Kanazawa. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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