There are 4 ways to get from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Shirakawa-go by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Nagano
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Toyama
  3. Take the bus from Toyama to Shirakawago, Gifu

$97 - $117

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Shinano-Omachi to Matsumoto
  2. Take the bus from Matsumoto Bus Terminal to Takayama Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Shirakawago

$65 - $67

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Toyama  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Shinano-Omachi to Matsumoto
  2. Take the train from Matsumoto to Nagano
  3. Take the train from Nagano to Toyama
  4. Take the bus from Toyama to Shirakawago, Gifu

$87 - $114

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Shirakawa-go 104.1 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The distance between Shinano Ōmachi-eki and Shirakawa-go is 90 km. The road distance is 166.6 km.

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The best way to get from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Shirakawa-go without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Shirakawa-go, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Shirakawa-go is 167 km. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Shirakawa-go.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Shirakawa-go. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Shirakawa-go.
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  • Distance: 56 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

What companies run services between Shinano Ōmachi-eki, Japan and Shirakawa-go, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Shirakawa-go. However, you can take the bus to Nagano, take the train to Toyama, take the bus to Shirakawago, Gifu, then take the walk to Shirakawa-go. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Shirakawa-go via Matsumoto, Nagano, Toyama, and Shirakawago, Gifu in around 6 h 22 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagano to Toyama
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$65 - $90
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 Shinano-Omachi to Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Matsumoto to Nagano
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Alpico Group
Phone
+886-2-2501-8559
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Shinano Ōmachi-eki to Nagano
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Toyama to Shirakawago, Gifu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Matsumoto Bus Terminal to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Shirakawago
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp

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