There are 3 ways to get from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanazawa Station to Shirakawago, Gifu

$30

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Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go 46.1 miles

$280 - $340

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go 46.1 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go is to drive which costs ¥850 - ¥1300 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go is to taxi which costs ¥31000 - ¥38000 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kanazawa Station station and arriving at Shirakawago, Gifu. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Kanazawa and Shirakawa-go is 46 km. The road distance is 73.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 26 min and costs ¥3370.

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The bus from Kanazawa Station to Shirakawago, Gifu takes 1 h 20 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, arrive at Kanazawa Station.

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Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, arrive at Shirakawago, Gifu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go is 74 km. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Shirakawa-go. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go.
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  • Distance: 28.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Kanazawa, Japan and Shirakawa-go, Japan?

Nouhi Bus operates a bus from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Kanazawa Station to Shirakawago, Gifu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Kanazawa to Shirakawa-go
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$280 - $340
Ishikawa Kintetsu
Phone
+81 76-221-3265
Website
fuji-taxinet.jp
Daiwa Taxi
Phone
+81 76-266-5166
Website
daiwa-taxi.com

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