From Kanazawa train to Nagano, train to Akashina, then taxi to Kamikōchi. 3 h 38 min ¥39477. From Kanazawa Station bus to Takayama Bus Terminal, bus to Hirayu Onsen, then taxi to Kamikōchi. 4 h 25 min ¥10756. From Kanazawa drive to Kamikōchi. 1 h 56 min ¥2217.
Bus or train from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi?
Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Japan Railways (JR) also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Nouhi Bus operates a bus from Kanazawa to Kamikōchi 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Nouhi Bus also services this route every 4 hours.