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There are 4 ways to get from Nobeoka to Kirishima by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the train from Nobeoka to Miyazaki Ltd Exp Nichirin / ...
  2. Take the train from Miyazaki to Kokubu(Kagoshima) Ltd Exp Kirishima

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Train via Miyazaki  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Nobeoka to Minamimiyazaki Ltd Exp Hyuga / ...
  2. Take the train from Minamimiyazaki to Kokubu(Kagoshima) Ltd Exp Kirishima

Bus  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Nobeoka IC to Yamakataya-mae
  2. Take the bus from Yamakataya-mae to Kagoshima Airport

Drive  •  2h 14m

  1. Drive from Nobeoka to Kirishima 162.8 km

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The cheapest way to get from Nobeoka to Kirishima is to drive which costs ¥1800 - ¥2800 and takes 2h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Nobeoka to Kirishima is to drive. Taking this option will cost ¥1800 - ¥2800 and takes 2h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nobeoka to Kirishima. However, there are services departing from Nobeoka IC and arriving at Kirishima Shiyakusho via Yamakataya-mae and Kagoshima Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nobeoka to Kirishima. However, there are services departing from Nobeoka and arriving at Kokubu(Kagoshima) via Miyazaki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 37m.

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The distance between Nobeoka and Kirishima is 127 km. The road distance is 162.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nobeoka to Kirishima without a car is to train which takes 3h 37m and costs ¥3900 - ¥7500.

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It takes approximately 3h 37m to get from Nobeoka to Kirishima, including transfers.

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Nobeoka to Kirishima bus services, operated by Miyazaki Kotsu, depart from Nobeoka IC station.

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Nobeoka to Kirishima train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Nobeoka station.

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The best way to get from Nobeoka to Kirishima is to train which takes 3h 37m and costs ¥3900 - ¥7500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6h 40m.

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  • Distance: 126.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 37m

What companies run services between Nobeoka, Japan and Kirishima, Japan?

You can take a train from Nobeoka to Kirishima via Miyazaki in around 3h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nobeoka to Kirishima via Yamakataya-mae, Kagoshima Airport, and Kagoshima Airport in around 6h 40m.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nobeoka to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥3600
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2400 - ¥3400
Reserved Seat
¥2500 - ¥3600
Green Seat
¥3400 - ¥4700
Train from Miyazaki to Kokubu(Kagoshima)
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥2600 - ¥3900
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2600 - ¥3700
Reserved Seat
¥2700 - ¥3900
Green Seat
¥3700 - ¥5000
Train from Nobeoka to Minamimiyazaki
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2500 - ¥3700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2500 - ¥3500
Reserved Seat
¥2600 - ¥3700
Green Seat
¥3500 - ¥4800
Train from Minamimiyazaki to Kokubu(Kagoshima)
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥2500 - ¥3800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2500 - ¥3600
Reserved Seat
¥2600 - ¥3800
Green Seat
¥3600 - ¥4900
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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nobeoka to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥1900
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Miyazaki Kotsu
Website
miyakoh.co.jp
Bus from Nobeoka IC to Yamakataya-mae
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
miyakoh.j-server.com
Bus from Yamakataya-mae to Kagoshima Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2830
Schedules at
miyakoh.j-server.com

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Nobeoka to Kirishima bus services, operated by Miyazaki Kotsu, arrive at Kagoshima Airport station.

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Nobeoka to Kirishima train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Kokubu(Kagoshima) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nobeoka to Kirishima is 163 km. It takes approximately 2h 14m to drive from Nobeoka to Kirishima.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Kirishima. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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