There are 3 ways to get from Okayama to Himeji Castle by night train, train or car
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Night train • 40 min
$28 - $45
2 alternative options
Train • 1 h 3 min
$28 - $45
Drive • 1 h 10 min
$8 - $13
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Okayama to Himeji Castle is to drive which costs ¥950 - ¥1500 and takes 1 h 10 min.
The quickest way to get from Okayama to Himeji Castle is to night train which costs ¥3100 - ¥4700 and takes 40 min.
Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Okayama and arriving at Himeji. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.
The distance between Okayama and Himeji Castle is 73 km. The road distance is 83.9 km.
The best way to get from Okayama to Himeji Castle without a car is to night train which takes 40 min and costs ¥3100 - ¥4700.
The night train from Okayama to Himeji takes 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Okayama to Himeji Castle train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Okayama station.
Okayama to Himeji Castle train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Himeji station.
Yes, the driving distance between Okayama to Himeji Castle is 84 km. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Okayama to Himeji Castle.
There are 51+ hotels available in Himeji Castle. Prices start at $39 USD per night.
What companies run services between Okayama, Japan and Himeji Castle, Japan?
Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Okayama to Himeji Castle every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $28 - $45 and the journey takes 42 min.
Night train from Okayama to Himeji
- Ave. Duration
- 19 min
- Estimated price
- $28 - $45
- Schedules at
- Unreserved seat
- $28 - $40
- Reserved seat
- $30 - $45
- Green seat
- $40 - $55
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