Directions from Hiroshima to Takamatsu

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Okayama Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Takamatsu(Kagawa) JR Mariner / ...

$47 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Ritsurinkoen-mae


1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Takamatsu 131.7 miles

$22 - $35

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

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Takamatsu via Okayama in around 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, Chugoku JR Bus Company operates a bus from Hiroshima to Takamatsu every 4 hours. Tickets cost $38 and the journey takes 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Train from Okayama to Takamatsu(Kagawa)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
Bus operators
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Ritsurinkoen-mae
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hiroshima and Takamatsu is 147 km. The road distance is 211 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Takamatsu is to drive which costs ¥2400 - ¥3600 and takes 2 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Takamatsu is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs ¥5000 - ¥7500.

No, there is no direct train from Hiroshima to Takamatsu. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Takamatsu(Kagawa) via Okayama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hiroshima BC and arriving at Ritsurinkoen-mae. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Hiroshima to Takamatsu, including transfers.