There are 5 ways to get from Hiroshima to Kurashiki by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  58 min

  1. Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. JR Sanyo / ...

$38 - $54

Cheapest option

Train #2  •  2 h 29 min

  1. JR Sanyo

$21 - $29

3 alternative options

Train via Fukuyama  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. JR Sanyo / ...

$33 - $46

Train via Itozaki  •  2 h 55 min

  1. JR Sanyo
  2. JR Sanyo

$22 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. 89.5 miles

$15 - $22

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

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Kurashiki via Okayama in around 58 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Okayama
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Fukuyama
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Kurashiki
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Fukuyama to Kurashiki
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Kurashiki
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yokogawa to Itozaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Itozaki to Kurashiki
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
hyperdia.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hiroshima and Kurashiki is 122 km. The road distance is 143 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Kurashiki is to drive which costs ¥1600 - ¥2500 and takes 1 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Kurashiki is to train which takes 58 min and costs ¥4200 - ¥6500.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Kurashiki. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 58 min to get from Hiroshima to Kurashiki, including transfers.