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

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Train, bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Komatsu to Kanazawa Jr Hokuriku / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kanazawa Station to Shirakawago, Gifu

$35 - $37

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Komatsu to Shirakawa-go 48.5 miles

$290 - $360

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Komatsu to Shirakawa-go 48.5 miles

$8 - $12

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The distance between Komatsu and Shirakawa-go is 44 km. The road distance is 77.7 km.

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The best way to get from Komatsu to Shirakawa-go without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Komatsu to Shirakawa-go, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Komatsu to Shirakawa-go is 78 km. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Komatsu 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 Komatsu to Shirakawa-go.
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  • Distance: 27.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

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

There is no direct connection from Komatsu to Shirakawa-go. However, you can take the train to Kanazawa, take the walk to Kanazawa Station, take the bus to Shirakawago, Gifu, then take the walk to Shirakawa-go. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Shirakawa-go.

Train operators
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 Komatsu to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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
$31
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Komatsu to Shirakawa-go
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Estimated price
$290 - $360
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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