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There are 8 ways to get from Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Omiya(Saitama) to Shin-Takaoka
  2. Take the bus from Shintakaokaeki4ban to Gatsushonosato

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal to Takayama Nouhi BC

Bus via Toyama

  1. Take the bus from バスタ新宿 to 富山駅前
  2. Take the bus from Takaokaekimaenanabannoriba to Gatsushonosato

Drive

  1. Drive from Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama

Fly to Toyama, bus

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Toyama (TOY)
  2. Take the bus from Toyama Kitokito Airport to Shirakawago, Gifu

Fly to Komatsu, bus

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Komatsu (KMQ)
  2. Take the bus from Shintakaokaeki4ban to Gatsushonosato

Fly to Chūbu Centrair, bus

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO)
  2. Take the bus from Nagoya Meitetsu BC to Hatogaya

Fly to Noto, bus

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Noto (NTQ)
  2. Take the bus from Noto Satoyama Airport to Kanazawa Station
  3. Take the bus from Shintakaokaeki4ban to Gatsushonosato

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The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is to drive which costs ¥4100 - ¥6500 and takes 5h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is to drive which costs ¥4100 - ¥6500 and takes 5h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama. However, there are services departing from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal and arriving at Gatsushonosato via Takayama Bus Terminal and Shirakawago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 45m.

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The distance between Shinjuku Eki and Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is 265 km. The road distance is 350 km.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 21m and costs ¥10000 - ¥15000.

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It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama, including transfers.

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Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, depart from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Toyama Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, arrive at Takayama Nouhi BC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is 350 km. It takes approximately 5h 1m to drive from Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku Eki to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama.
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  • Distance: 265.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 21m

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

Nouhi Bus operates a bus from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal to Takayama Nouhi BC once daily. Tickets cost ¥4200 - ¥7000 and the journey takes 5h 30m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Toyama
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥17000 - ¥42000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥17000 - ¥43000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥25000 - ¥65000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Noto
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥17000 - ¥43000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥20000 - ¥43000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥30000 - ¥65000
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Omiya(Saitama) to Shin-Takaoka
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥9000 - ¥13000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥9000 - ¥13000
Reserved seat
¥10000 - ¥13000
Green seat
¥13000 - ¥18000
Bus operators
Kaetsuno Bus
Website
kaetsunou.co.jp
Bus from Shintakaokaeki4ban to Gatsushonosato
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1100
Schedules at
kaetsunou.co.jp
Bus from Takaokaekimaenanabannoriba to Gatsushonosato
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1100
Schedules at
kaetsunou.co.jp
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal to Takayama Nouhi BC
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥4200 - ¥7000
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Toyama Kitokito Airport to Shirakawago, Gifu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥3300
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Nippon Chuo Bus Co
Phone
+81 27-287-4000
Website
ncbbus.co.jp
Bus from バスタ新宿 to 富山駅前
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥8500
Schedules at
ncbbus.co.jp
Gifu Bus
Phone
058-240-0489
Website
gifubus.co.jp
Bus from Nagoya Meitetsu BC to Hatogaya
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥4000
Schedules at
gifubus.co.jp
Adult
¥3000 - ¥4000
Hokutetsu Transportation
Phone
81762375115
Website
hokutetsu.co.jp
Bus from Noto Satoyama Airport to Kanazawa Station
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥2600
Schedules at
hokutetsu.co.jp

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All Nippon Airways offers flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Toyama Airport.

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