There are 5 ways to get from Okayama to Nagoya by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Okayama to Nagoya Shinkansen Nozomi

$75 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Okayama to Nagoya

$62

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Okayama to Nagoya 203.8 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Izumo, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Okayama to Shinji
  2. Fly from Izumo (IZO) to Nagoya (NKM) IZO - NKM

$155 - $369

Train to Kochi, fly  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Okayama to Kochi(Kochi)
  2. Fly from Kochi (KCZ) to Nagoya (NKM) KCZ - NKM

$134 - $338

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Okayama to Nagoya is to drive which costs ¥3800 - ¥5500 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Okayama to Nagoya is to train which costs ¥8000 - ¥12000 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Okayama and Nagoya is 277 km. The road distance is 326.2 km.

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The train from Okayama to Nagoya takes 1 h 37 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Okayama and arriving at Nagoya. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Okayama and arriving at Nagoya. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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Okayama to Nagoya bus services, operated by Ryobi Express, arrive at Nagoya station.

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Map of how to get from Okayama to Nagoya.
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  • Distance: 173.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

What companies run services between Okayama, Japan and Nagoya, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Okayama to Nagoya every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, Ryobi Express operates a bus from Okayama to Nagoya twice daily. Tickets cost $62 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Izumo to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Kochi to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Shinji
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Kochi(Kochi)
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Okayama to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp

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