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There are 5 ways to get from Kanazawa to Kobe by train, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Kanazawa to Kyoto Ltd Exp Thunderbird
  2. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$80 - $97

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Night bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the night bus from Ekinishi Gocho-mae to Umeda-eki

$35 - $36

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Kanazawa to Kobe 185.3 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Kobe  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Komatsu (KMQ) to Kobe (UKB) KMQ - UKB

$87 - $284

Fly to Osaka Itami  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Komatsu (KMQ) to Osaka Itami (ITM) KMQ - ITM

$73 - $362

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The cheapest way to get from Kanazawa to Kobe is to night bus which costs ¥3900 - ¥4100 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kanazawa to Kobe is to train which costs ¥9000 - ¥11000 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kanazawa to Kobe. However, there are services departing from Kanazawa and arriving at Shin-Kobe via Kyoto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Kanazawa and Kobe is 249 km. The road distance is 296.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kanazawa to Kobe without a car is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs ¥9000 - ¥11000.

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Kanazawa to Kobe, including transfers.

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Kanazawa to Kobe train services, operated by Japan Railways Thunderbird, depart from Kanazawa station.

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The best way to get from Kanazawa to Kobe is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs ¥9000 - ¥11000. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs ¥9500 - ¥32000 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Komatsu Airport to Kobe Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Kanazawa to Kobe train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Shin-Kobe station.

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Map of how to get from Kanazawa to Kobe.
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  • Distance: 155.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

What companies run services between Kanazawa, Japan and Kobe, Japan?

You can take a train from Kanazawa to Kobe via Kyoto in around 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, All Nippon Airways, AIRDO and four other airlines fly from Kanazawa to Kobe hourly.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Komatsu to Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Komatsu to Kobe via New Chitose
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via Sendai
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via New Chitose
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda, Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda, Izumo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,000
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda, Oita
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,200
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Komatsu to Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Komatsu to Kobe via Sendai
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Komatsu to Osaka Itami via Sendai
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Train operators
Bus operators
Hokutetsu Transportation
Phone
81762375115
Website
hokutetsu.co.jp
Night bus from Ekinishi Gocho-mae to Umeda-eki
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
hokutetsu.co.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Kanazawa to Kobe is 296 km. It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to drive from Kanazawa to Kobe.

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AIRDO, Ibex Airlines, Japan Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Komatsu Airport to Kobe Airport.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Kobe. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kanazawa to Komatsu Airport is to bus which takes 37 min and costs ¥1130.

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