There are 3 ways to get from Hiroshima to Shimane by bus, train or car
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Bus • 3h 10m
$49 - $52
Bus, train • 4h 56m
$41 - $44
1 alternative option
Drive • 1h 58m
$19 - $28
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Shimane is to drive which costs ¥2100 - ¥3100 and takes 1h 58m.
The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Shimane is to drive which costs ¥2100 - ¥3100 and takes 1h 58m.
The distance between Hiroshima and Shimane is 76 km. The road distance is 180.2 km.
The best way to get from Hiroshima to Shimane without a car is to bus which takes 3h 10m and costs ¥5400 - ¥5900.
It takes approximately 3h 10m to get from Hiroshima to Shimane, including transfers.
Yes, the driving distance between Hiroshima to Shimane is 180 km. It takes approximately 1h 58m to drive from Hiroshima to Shimane.
There are three+ hotels available in Shimane. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Hiroshima, Japan and Shimane, Japan?
Hiroshima Electric Railway operates a bus from Hiroshima to Matsue hourly. Tickets cost $35 and the journey takes 3h 7m.
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.
Train from Dentetsuizumoshi to Matsueshinjikoonsen
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