There are 5 ways to get from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Kanazawa to Nagano Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Nagiso Ltd Exp Shinano

$99 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanazawa to Meitetsu Nagoya
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Chuodo Magome

$61

3 alternative options

Train via Matsumoto  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Kanazawa to Nagano
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Matsumoto
  3. Take the train from Matsumoto to Nagiso

$86 - $117

Bus, train  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanazawa Station to Takayama Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Matsumoto Bus Terminal
  3. Take the train from Matsumoto to Nagiso

$80 - $85

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku 137.7 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku is to drive which costs ¥2500 - ¥3800 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku is to drive which costs ¥2500 - ¥3800 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Kanazawa and Tsumago-juku is 144 km. The road distance is 220.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku. However, there are services departing from Kanazawa and arriving at Tsumago via Meitetsu Nagoya and Magome. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 6 min.

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What companies run services between Kanazawa, Japan and Tsumago-juku, Japan?

You can take a train from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku via Nagano, Nagiso, and Tsumago in around 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku via Meitetsu Nagoya, Chuodo Magome, Magome, and Tsumago in around 8 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
$65 - $80
Green seat
$80 - $110
Japan Railways Limited Express
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagano to Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Matsumoto to Nagiso
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kanazawa to Meitetsu Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Chuodo Magome
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
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 Matsumoto Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp

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