There are 4 ways to get from Kobe to Himeji Castle by train, taxi or car
What companies run services between Kobe, Japan and Himeji Castle, Japan?
Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kobe to Himeji Castle every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 21 min.
Train from Shin-Kobe to Himeji
- Ave. Duration
- 21 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $21 - $30
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Kobe to Himeji Castle?
The distance between Kobe and Himeji Castle is 47 km. The road distance is 57 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Kobe to Himeji Castle?
The cheapest way to get from Kobe to Himeji Castle is to drive which costs ¥600 - ¥950 and takes 42 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Kobe to Himeji Castle?
The quickest way to get from Kobe to Himeji Castle is to train which takes 42 min and costs ¥2200 - ¥3200.
Is there a direct train between Kobe and Himeji Castle?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shin-Kobe and arriving at Himeji. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.
How long does it take to get from Kobe to Himeji Castle?
The train from Shin-Kobe to Himeji takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.