There are 2 ways to get from Matsumoto to Nakatsugawa by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Ltd Exp Shinano

$28 - $35

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. 71.3 miles

$12 - $18

What companies run services between Matsumoto, Japan and Nakatsugawa, Japan?

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Matsumoto to Nakatsugawa every 3 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Matsumoto and Nakatsugawa is 93 km. The road distance is 114 km.

The cheapest way to get from Matsumoto to Nakatsugawa is to drive which costs ¥1300 - ¥2000 and takes 1 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Matsumoto to Nakatsugawa is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs ¥3100 - ¥3800.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Matsumoto and arriving at Nakatsugawa. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

The train from Matsumoto to Nakatsugawa takes 1 h 13 min including transfers and departs every three hours.