There are 2 ways to get from Kanazawa to Nagano by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Kanazawa to Nagano Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...

$55 - $80

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Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Kanazawa to Nagano 143.6 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Kanazawa to Nagano is to drive which costs ¥2700 - ¥4000 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kanazawa to Nagano is to train which costs ¥6000 - ¥9000 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kanazawa and arriving at Nagano. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Kanazawa and Nagano is 140 km. The road distance is 229.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kanazawa to Nagano without a car is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs ¥6000 - ¥9000.

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The train from Kanazawa to Nagano takes 1 h 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Kanazawa to Nagano train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Kanazawa station.

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Kanazawa to Nagano train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Nagano station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kanazawa to Nagano is 230 km. It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to drive from Kanazawa to Nagano.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Nagano. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kanazawa to Nagano.
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  • Distance: 87.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kanazawa to Nagano hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 1 h 6 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

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