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

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Train  •  35m

  1. Take the train from Yokogawa to Akinakano JR Sanyo

$42 - $53

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18m

  1. Take a taxi from Hiroshima to Kumano 12.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  18m

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Kumano 12.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Kumano is to drive which costs ¥240 - ¥360 and takes 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Kumano is to taxi which costs ¥6000 - ¥7500 and takes 18m.

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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 35m and costs ¥4700 - ¥6000.

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It takes approximately 35m 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 18m to drive from Hiroshima to Kumano.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Kumano. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 35m

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 21m.

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.

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Train from Yokogawa to Akinakano
Ave. Duration
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Hiroshima to Kumano
Ave. Duration
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Hiroshima Taxi
+81 82-292-2131
Hiroko Taxi
+81 82-291-3232

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