There are 4 ways to get from Nagoya to Nara-ken by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train via Yamatosaidaiji  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Kyoto to Yamatosaidaiji Kintetsu Ltd Exp

$50 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Kintetsu Nara Station

$24 - $25

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Kyoto to Shinomiya(Nara) Kintetsu Kyoto Exp

$44 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Nagoya to Nara 92.5 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nagoya to Nara-ken is to drive which costs ¥1700 - ¥2500 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nagoya to Nara-ken is to train which costs ¥5500 - ¥8000 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Nagoya and Nara-ken is 112 km. The road distance is 148 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Nagoya to Nara-ken, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Nagoya to Nara-ken. However, there are services departing from Nagoya and arriving at Shinomiya(Nara) via Kyoto and Yamatosaidaiji. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Nagoya to Nara-ken.
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  • Distance: 70.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between Nagoya, Japan and Nara-ken, Japan?

You can take a train from Nagoya to Nara via Kyoto and Yamatosaidaiji in around 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, Meitetsu Bus operates a bus from Nagoya to Nara twice daily. Tickets cost $24 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Yamatosaidaiji
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Kintetsu Nara Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp

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