There are 4 ways to get from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanazawa Station to Takayama Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Hirayu Onsen

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Kanazawa to Nagano Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nagano to Kamikochi BT

$82 - $103

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Matsumoto  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Kanazawa to Nagano
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Matsumoto
  3. Take the bus from Matsumoto Station to Kamikochi BT

$86 - $112

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi 95.1 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kanazawa and Kamikōchi is 99 km. The road distance is 152.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kanazawa to Kamikōchi is 152 km. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Kamikōchi. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi.
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  • Distance: 62 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Kanazawa, Japan and Kamikōchi, Nagano, Japan?

You can take a bus from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi via Takayama Bus Terminal and Hirayu Onsen in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kanazawa to Nagano
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $75
Reserved seat
$60 - $80
Green seat
$80 - $110
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 Nagano to Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Kanazawa Station to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Hirayu Onsen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Alpico Group
Phone
+886-2-2501-8559
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Nagano to Kamikochi BT
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Matsumoto Station to Kamikochi BT
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp

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