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There are 4 ways to get from Nara to Tanabe by train, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Shinomiya(Nara) to Shintanabe Kintetsu Kyoto Exp / ...

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nara to Tanabe 11.9 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Nara to Tanabe 11.9 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Walk from Nara to Tanabe 11.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Nara to Tanabe is to drive which costs ¥220 - ¥330 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nara to Tanabe is to taxi which costs ¥6500 - ¥8500 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shinomiya(Nara) and arriving at Shintanabe. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Nara and Tanabe is 16 km. The road distance is 19 km.

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The best way to get from Nara to Tanabe without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs ¥310 - ¥450.

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The train from Shinomiya(Nara) to Shintanabe takes 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Nara to Tanabe train services, operated by Kintetsu Railways, depart from Shinomiya(Nara) station.

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Nara to Tanabe train services, operated by Kintetsu Railways, arrive at Shintanabe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nara to Tanabe is 19 km. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Nara to Tanabe.

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There are 2470+ hotels available in Tanabe. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 9.8 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between Nara, Japan and Tanabe, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan?

Kintetsu Railways operates a train from Nara to Tanabe hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 20 min. Japan Railways (JR) also services this route once daily.

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 Nara to Kyotanabe
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Nara to Tanabe
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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