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There are 2 ways to get from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama by bus or car

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  1. Take the bus from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Takayama Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Shirakawago, Gifu

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  1. Drive from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama
Shinhotaka Ropeway → Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama
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The cheapest way to get from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1800 and takes 1h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1800 and takes 1h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama. However, there are services departing from Shinhotaka Ropeway and arriving at Gatsushonosato via Takayama Bus Terminal and Shirakawago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 40m.

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The distance between Shinhotaka Ropeway and Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is 63 km. The road distance is 108 km.

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The best way to get from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama without a car is to bus which takes 4h 40m and costs ¥3100 - ¥7500.

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It takes approximately 4h 40m to get from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama, including transfers.

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Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, depart from Shinhotaka Ropeway station.

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Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, arrive at Shirakawago, Gifu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is 108 km. It takes approximately 1h 35m to drive from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama.
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  • Distance: 63.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 40m

What companies run services between Shinhotaka Ropeway, Japan and Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama, Japan?

You can take a bus from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama via Takayama Bus Terminal, Shirakawago, and Gatsushonosato in around 4h 40m.

Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Shinhotaka Ropeway to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥1600 - ¥2400
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Shirakawago, Gifu
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥1600 - ¥2600
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Hokutetsu Transportation
Phone
81762375115
Website
hokutetsu.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Nouhi BC to Shirakawago
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥3600
Schedules at
hokutetsu.co.jp

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