There are 3 ways to get from Nanto to Matsumoto by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Takaoka to Nagano Shinkansen Hakutaka
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Matsumoto JR Shinonoi / ...

$56 - $87

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Bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Jouhana to Shirakawago, Gifu
  2. Take the bus from Shirakawago to Takayama Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Matsumoto Bus Terminal

$76

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Nanto to Matsumoto 107 miles

$18 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Nanto to Matsumoto is to drive which costs ¥2000 - ¥3000 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nanto to Matsumoto is to drive which costs ¥2000 - ¥3000 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nanto to Matsumoto. However, there are services departing from Nanto chuo hospital and arriving at Matsumoto Bus Terminal via Jouhana, Shirakawago and Takayama Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nanto to Matsumoto. However, there are services departing from Higashiishiguro and arriving at Matsumoto via Shin-Takaoka and Nagano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Nanto and Matsumoto is 102 km. The road distance is 171.3 km.

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The best way to get from Nanto to Matsumoto without a car is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs ¥6000 - ¥10000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Nanto to Matsumoto, including transfers.

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Nanto to Matsumoto bus services, operated by Kaetsuno Bus, depart from Jouhana station.

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Nanto to Matsumoto train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Shin-Takaoka station.

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The best way to get from Nanto to Matsumoto is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs ¥6000 - ¥10000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥8513 and takes 7 h 47 min.

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  • Distance: 63.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

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

You can take a train from Nanto to Matsumoto via Shin-Takaoka and Nagano in around 4 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nanto to Matsumoto via JR Johana Sta., Jouhana, Shirakawago, Gifu, Shirakawago, and Takayama Bus Terminal in around 7 h 47 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Takaoka to Nagano
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $65
Reserved seat
$55 - $70
Green seat
$70 - $95
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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagano to Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Kaetsuno Bus
Website
kaetsunou.co.jp
Bus from Jouhana to Shirakawago, Gifu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kaetsunou.co.jp
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Shirakawago to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Matsumoto Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp

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