There are 2 ways to get from Kobe to Hiroshima by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Hiroshima Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$60 - $90

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Kobe to Hiroshima 192.8 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Kobe to Hiroshima is to drive which costs ¥3600 - ¥5500 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kobe to Hiroshima is to train which costs ¥7000 - ¥10000 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Kobe and Hiroshima is 252 km. The road distance is 308.5 km.

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The train from Shin-Kobe to Hiroshima takes 1 h 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shin-Kobe and arriving at Hiroshima. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Kobe, Japan and Hiroshima, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kobe to Hiroshima every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min.

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Japan Railways Shinkansen

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