There are 2 ways to get from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu by train or car
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 - $65 and the journey takes 45 min.
Train from Hiroshima to Kokura
- Ave. Duration
- 45 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $45 - $65
- Schedules at
Want to know more about travelling around the world?
Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Need to know: Greyhound, How to get from JFK to New York City and Bali: What to do if Mount Agung erupts - to help you get the most out of your next trip.
Questions & Answers
How far is it from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu?
The distance between Hiroshima and Kitakyushu is 159 km. The road distance is 212 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu?
The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu is to drive which costs ¥2300 - ¥3500 and takes 2 h 28 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu?
The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu is to train which takes 45 min and costs ¥4900 - ¥7000.
Is there a direct train between Hiroshima and Kitakyushu?
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.
How long does it take to get from Hiroshima to Kitakyushu?
The train from Hiroshima to Kokura takes 45 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.