There are 3 ways to get from Hiroshima to Tokushima by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 47 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 Tokushima

$72 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 48 min

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

$55

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Hiroshima to Tokushima 170.3 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Hiroshima to Tokushima is to drive which costs ¥3200 - ¥4700 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hiroshima to Tokushima is to drive which costs ¥3200 - ¥4700 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Hiroshima and Tokushima is 198 km. The road distance is 272.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Hiroshima to Tokushima, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hiroshima to Tokushima. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima BC and arriving at Tokushima Daigakumae via Takamatsu central IC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hiroshima to Tokushima. However, there are services departing from Hiroshima and arriving at Tokushima via Okayama and Takamatsu(Kagawa). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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

You can take a train from Hiroshima to Tokushima via Okayama and Takamatsu(Kagawa) in around 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hiroshima to Tokushima via Takamatsuchuo IC BT and Takamatsu central IC in around 4 h 48 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Takamatsu(Kagawa)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
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
bus
Bus from Takamatsu central IC to Tokushima Daigakumae
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
tokubus.co.jp

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