There are 6 ways to get from Hiroshima to Naruto by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Okayama
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Nishi-Akashi
  3. Take the bus from Kousoku Maiko to Naruto Koenguchi

$101 - $140

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Bus Ryobi Express  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Okayama
  2. Take the bus from Okayama to Naruto IC Kitaguchi

$39 - $65

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Bus Chugoku JR Bus Company  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Takamatsuchuo IC BT
  2. Take the bus from Takamatsu central IC to Matsushige

$54

Train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Okayama
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Takamatsu(Kagawa)
  3. Take the train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Ikenotani

$61 - $88

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Naruto 169.9 miles

$28 - $45

Train, fly  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Hakata
  2. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Tokushima (TKS) FUK - TKS

$190 - $513

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hiroshima to Naruto. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima BC and arriving at Kousoku Naruto via Takamatsu central IC and Matsushige. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hiroshima to Naruto. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Naruto(Tokushima) via Okayama, Takamatsu(Kagawa) and Ikenotani. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Hiroshima and Naruto is 200 km. The road distance is 271.8 km.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima to Naruto without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Hiroshima to Naruto, including transfers.

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Hiroshima to Naruto bus services, operated by Chugoku JR Bus Company, depart from Hiroshima BC station.

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Hiroshima to Naruto train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Hiroshima station.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima to Naruto is to bus which takes 5 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Fukuoka Airport to Tokushima Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Hiroshima to Naruto bus services, operated by Tokushima Bus Co, arrive at Matsushige station.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima to Naruto.
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  • Distance: 124.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

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

You can take a bus from Hiroshima to Naruto via Takamatsuchuo IC BT, Takamatsu central IC, and Matsushige in around 5 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hiroshima to Naruto via Okayama, Takamatsu(Kagawa), and Ikenotani in around 5 h 28 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Okayama
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$60 - $80
Train from Okayama to Nishi-Akashi
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $70
Train from Hiroshima to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $80
Reserved seat
$65 - $85
Green seat
$85 - $120
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 Okayama to Takamatsu(Kagawa)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Ikenotani
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Maiko to Naruto Koenguchi
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Takamatsuchuo IC BT
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Tokushima Bus Co
Website
tokubus.co.jp
Bus from Takamatsu central IC to Matsushige
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
tokubus.co.jp
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Okayama
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Okayama to Naruto IC Kitaguchi
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp

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Hiroshima to Naruto train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Ikenotani station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hiroshima to Naruto is 272 km. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Hiroshima to Naruto.

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Japan Airlines offers flights from Fukuoka Airport to Tokushima Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Naruto. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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