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

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Train Japan Railways Shinkansen  •  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 - $130

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Bus  •  7 h 30 min

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

$60

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Kanazawa to Nagoya Ltd Exp Shirasagi
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Nakatsugawa JR Chuo Rapid / ...

$80 - $100

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

$79 - $85

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku 137.7 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

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 7 h 30 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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The best way to get from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku without a car is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs .

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

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Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, depart from Kanazawa station.

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The best way to get from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 30 min.

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Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, arrive at Chuodo Magome station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku is 220 km. It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to drive from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Tsumago-juku. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kanazawa to Tsumago-juku.
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  • Distance: 89.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

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 7 h 30 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
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagano to Nagiso
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kanazawa to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Nakatsugawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Matsumoto to Nagiso
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $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
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Chuodo Magome
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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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