There are 2 ways to get from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu by train or car

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Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Kokura Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$45 - $70

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu 132.5 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu is to drive which costs ¥2500 - ¥3700 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu is to train which costs ¥5500 - ¥8000 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Hiroshima and Kitakyushu is 159 km. The road distance is 212 km.

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The train from Hiroshima to Kokura takes 45 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Kokura. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 45 min.

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Japan Railways Shinkansen

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