There are 3 ways to get from Hiroshima to Kumano by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Yokogawa to Akinakano JR Sanyo

$42 - $53

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hiroshima to Kumano 12.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Kumano 12.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The distance between Hiroshima and Kumano is 14 km. The road distance is 20.5 km.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima to Kumano without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from Hiroshima to Kumano, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hiroshima to Kumano is 20 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Hiroshima to Kumano.

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There are 133+ hotels available in Kumano. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima to Kumano.
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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Hiroshima to Kumano every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yokogawa to Akinakano
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hiroshima to Kumano
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Hiroko Taxi
Phone
+81 82-291-3232
Website
hiroko-group.co.jp
Hiroshima Taxi
Phone
+81 82-292-2131
Website
hiroshimataxi.co.jp

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