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There are 7 ways to get from Matsuyama to Mount Sarakura by train, ferry, tram, car ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train, ferry, tram

  1. Take the train from Matsuyama City Station(Railway) to Takahama(Ehime)
  2. Take the ferry from Matsuyama to Hiroshima Port
  3. Take the tram from Hiroshima Port(Ujina) to Hiroshima Station
  4. Take the train from Hiroshima to Kokura
  5. Take the train from Kokura to Yahata

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Car ferry, drive

  1. Take the car ferry from Mitsuhama to Yanai
  2. Drive from Yanai to Mount Sarakura

Train

  1. Take the train from Matsuyama(Ehime) to Okayama
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Kokura

Car ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Matsuyama Kankō Port to Kokura Port

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Okaido to Kokura Eki-mae

Fly from Matsuyama, train

  1. Fly from Matsuyama (MYJ) to Fukuoka (FUK)
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Kurosaki

Bus to Kochi, fly, train

  1. Take the bus from Okaido to Harimayabashi
  2. Fly from Kochi (KCZ) to Fukuoka (FUK)
  3. Take the train from Hakata to Kurosaki

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The cheapest way to get from Matsuyama to Mount Sarakura is to car ferry and drive which costs ¥6000 - ¥7500 and takes 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Matsuyama to Mount Sarakura is to fly and train which costs ¥13000 - ¥19000 and takes 3h 27m.

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It is approximately 182 km to get from Matsuyama to Mount Sarakura.

The best way to get from Matsuyama to Mount Sarakura without a car is to train and ferry and tram which takes 4h 57m and costs ¥17000 - ¥22000.

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It takes approximately 4h 57m to get from Matsuyama to Mount Sarakura, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Matsuyama to Mount Sarakura is to train which takes 5h 7m and costs ¥17000 - ¥25000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥12000 - ¥17000 and takes 9h 11m.

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The quickest flight from Matsuyama Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Japan Airlines offers flights from Matsuyama Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 43+ hotels available in Mount Sarakura. Prices start at ¥12500 per night.

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The best way to get from Matsuyama to Matsuyama Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs ¥650 - ¥1300.

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Map of how to get from Matsuyama to Mount Sarakura.
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  • Distance: 181.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 57m

What companies run services between Matsuyama, Japan and Mount Sarakura, Japan?

You can take a train from Matsuyama to Mount Sarakura via Okayama, Kokura, and Yahata in around 5h 7m. Alternatively, Iyotetsu operates a bus from Okaido to Kokura Eki-mae 3 times a week. Tickets cost ¥6000 - ¥9500 and the journey takes 8h 50m.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Matsuyama to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥7500 - ¥10000
Flights from Kochi to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥8000 - ¥15000
Train operators
Iyotetsu
Website
iyotetsu.co.jp
Train from Matsuyama City Station(Railway) to Takahama(Ehime)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥380 - ¥440
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hiroshima Electric Railway
Website
hiroden.co.jp
Tram from Hiroshima Port(Ujina) to Hiroshima Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥190 - ¥270
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Kokura
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥8000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥5500 - ¥7500
Reserved seat
¥6500 - ¥8000
Green seat
¥8000 - ¥11000
Train from Okayama to Kokura
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥12000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥8500 - ¥12000
Reserved seat
¥9500 - ¥12000
Green seat
¥12000 - ¥17000
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Yahata
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥220 - ¥320
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Kurosaki
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥850 - ¥1300
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Yahata
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥850 - ¥1300
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥850 - ¥1300
Reserved Seat
¥850 - ¥1300
Green Seat
¥1000 - ¥1400
Train from Matsuyama(Ehime) to Okayama
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥8000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥5000 - ¥7500
Reserved Seat
¥5500 - ¥8000
Green Seat
¥7500 - ¥11000
Train from Hakata to Kurosaki
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1700 - ¥2600
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥1700 - ¥2500
Reserved Seat
¥1800 - ¥2600
Green Seat
¥2400 - ¥3300
Bus operators
Iyotetsu
Website
iyotetsu.co.jp
Bus from Okaido to Kokura Eki-mae
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥9500
Schedules at
iyotetsu.co.jp
JR Shikoku Bus
Website
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Bus from Okaido to Harimayabashi
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥3700
Schedules at
japanbusonline.com
Ferry operators
Setonaikaikisen
Phone
082-253-1212
Email
info@setonaikaikisen.co.jp
Website
setonaikaikisen.co.jp
Ferry from Matsuyama to Hiroshima Port
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥7800
Schedules at
setonaikaikisen.co.jp
Kokura Ferry
Website
matsuyama-kokuraferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Matsuyama Kankō Port to Kokura Port
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥9000 - ¥10000
Schedules at
matsuyama-kokuraferry.co.jp
Second Class
¥9000 - ¥10000
Second Class Shindai
¥10500 - ¥11500
First Class B
¥13000 - ¥14000
First Class A
¥14500 - ¥15500
Car under 6m
¥16000 - ¥30000
Boyo Ferry
Phone
0820223311
Website
boyoferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Mitsuhama to Yanai
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3660
Schedules at
boyoferry.co.jp
Passenger
¥3660
Vehicle
¥10500

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