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

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Train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Nagoya Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Takayama Ltd Exp Hida

$135 - $184

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Bus Ryobi Express  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Okayama IC
  2. Take the bus from Okayama IC to Nagoya
  3. Take the bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Takayama Bus Terminal

$82 - $121

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Bus Willer Travel  •  13 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima (Station) to Kyōto (Station)
  2. Take the bus from Kyōto to Meitetsu Bus Centre
  3. Take the bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Takayama Bus Terminal

$84 - $97

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Takayama 384.9 miles

$65 - $95

Train to Fukuoka, fly to Komatsu, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Hiroshima to Hakata
  2. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Komatsu (KMQ) FUK - KMQ
  3. Take the train from Kanazawa to Toyama
  4. Take the train from Toyama to Takayama

$171 - $563

Bus to Hiroshima, fly to Tokyo Haneda, train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hiroshima Airport
  2. Fly from Hiroshima (HIJ) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) HIJ - HND
  3. Take the train from Shinagawa to Nagoya
  4. Take the train from Nagoya to Takayama

$214 - $575

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No, there is no direct bus from Hiroshima to Takayama. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima BC and arriving at Takayama Bus Terminal via Okayama IC and Meitetsu Nagoya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hiroshima to Takayama. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Takayama via Nagoya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Hiroshima and Takayama is 476 km. The road distance is 615.8 km.

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The best way to get from Hiroshima to Takayama without a car is to train which takes 5 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Hiroshima to Takayama, including transfers.

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Hiroshima to Takayama bus services, operated by Ryobi Express, depart from Hiroshima BC station.

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

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The best way to get from Hiroshima to Takayama is to train which takes 5 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Fukuoka Airport to Komatsu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Hiroshima to Takayama bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, arrive at Takayama Bus Terminal station.

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Map of how to get from Hiroshima to Takayama.
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  • Distance: 297.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Takayama via Nagoya in around 5 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hiroshima to Takayama via Okayama IC, Nagoya, and Meitetsu Nagoya in around 11 h 34 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Hiroshima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Hiroshima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $350
Oriental Air Bridge
Website
orc-air.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $140
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $190
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
Train from Kanazawa to Toyama
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$25 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
Train from Shinagawa to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$75 - $100
Reserved seat
$85 - $110
Green seat
$100 - $150
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Takayama
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Toyama to Takayama
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Okayama IC
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Okayama IC to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Bus from Hiroshima (Station) to Kyōto (Station)
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kyōto to Meitetsu Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Hiroshima Electric Railway
Website
hiroden.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hiroshima Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
hij.airport.jp

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Hiroshima to Takayama train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Takayama station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hiroshima to Takayama is 616 km. It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to drive from Hiroshima to Takayama.

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All Nippon Airways, Oriental Air Bridge and Ibex Airlines offer flights from Fukuoka Airport to Komatsu Airport.

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