There are 3 ways to get from Seki to Takayama by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Minoota to Takayama Jr Takayama / ...

$19 - $27

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Bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Kosoku Seki to Shirakawago
  2. Take the bus from Shirakawago to Takayama Bus Terminal

$66

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Seki to Takayama 65.9 miles

$11 - $16

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No, there is no direct bus from Seki to Takayama. However, there are services departing from Kosoku Seki and arriving at Takayama Bus Terminal via Shirakawago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Seki to Takayama. However, there are services departing from Seki and arriving at Takayama via Minoota. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Seki and Takayama is 77 km. The road distance is 105.4 km.

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The best way to get from Seki to Takayama without a car is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Seki to Takayama, including transfers.

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Seki to Takayama bus services, operated by Keio Dentetsu Bus, depart from Kosoku Seki station.

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Seki to Takayama train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Minoota station.

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The best way to get from Seki to Takayama is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 9 min.

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Seki to Takayama bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, arrive at Takayama Bus Terminal station.

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Seki to Takayama train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Takayama station.

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Map of how to get from Seki to Takayama.
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  • Distance: 48.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Seki, Japan and Takayama, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Seki to Takayama hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seki to Takayama via Shirakawago in around 4 h 9 min.

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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Minoota to Takayama
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Keio Dentetsu Bus
Website
highwaybus.com
Bus from Kosoku Seki to Shirakawago
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
highwaybus.com
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Seki to Takayama is 105 km. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Seki to Takayama.

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