There are 3 ways to get from Hiroshima to Nara-ken by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Shin-Osaka Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Shinomiya(Nara) Kintetsu Nara Rapid Exp / ...

$75 - $103

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Bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Osaka OCAT

$51 - $53

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Nara 227.7 miles

$35 - $60

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The distance between Hiroshima and Nara-ken is 311 km. The road distance is 364.4 km.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima to Nara-ken without a car is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Hiroshima to Nara-ken, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima to Nara-ken is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 7 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hiroshima to Nara-ken is 364 km. It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to drive from Hiroshima to Nara-ken.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Nara-ken. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima to Nara-ken.
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  • Distance: 194.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Hiroshima, Japan and Nara-ken, Japan?

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Nara via Shin-Osaka, Namba(Subway), and Osaka-Namba in around 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Chugoku JR Bus Company operates a bus from Hiroshima to Nara 3 times a day. Tickets cost $48 and the journey takes 5 h 13 min.

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