Directions from Hiroshima to Matsue

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Okayama Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Matsue Ltd Exp Yakumo

$77 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hiroshima Airport
  2. Take the bus from Hiroshima Airport to Fukuyama Station
  3. Take the train from Fukuyama to Kurashiki
  4. Take the train from Kurashiki to Matsue

$71 - $84

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Okayama Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the bus from Okayama to Matsue

$74 - $88

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Matsue 112.7 miles

$19 - $28

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

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Matsue via Okayama in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Matsue
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kurashiki to Matsue
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Fukuyama to Kurashiki
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Okayama to Matsue
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Hiroshima Electric Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hiroshima Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
hij.airport.jp
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima Airport to Fukuyama Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
hij.airport.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hiroshima and Matsue is 132 km. The road distance is 180 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Matsue is to drive which costs ¥2000 - ¥3000 and takes 1 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Matsue is to drive which takes 1 h 58 min and costs ¥2000 - ¥3000.

No, there is no direct train from Hiroshima to Matsue. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Matsue via Okayama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Hiroshima to Matsue, including transfers.