There are 3 ways to get from Takasaki to Kanazawa by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Kanazawa Shinkansen Hakutaka

$75 - $110

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Train via Nagano  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Nagano Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Kanazawa Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...

$89 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Takasaki to Kanazawa 216.4 miles

$35 - $55

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Takasaki and arriving at Kanazawa. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Takasaki and Kanazawa is 217 km. The road distance is 346.2 km.

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The best way to get from Takasaki to Kanazawa without a car is to train which takes 2 h 16 min and costs .

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The train from Takasaki to Kanazawa takes 2 h 16 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Takasaki to Kanazawa train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Takasaki station.

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Takasaki to Kanazawa train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Kanazawa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Takasaki to Kanazawa is 346 km. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from Takasaki to Kanazawa.

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There are 170+ hotels available in Kanazawa. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Takasaki to Kanazawa.
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  • Distance: 135.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 16 min

What companies run services between Takasaki, Japan and Kanazawa, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Takasaki to Kanazawa every 2 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
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Train from Takasaki to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$75 - $100
Reserved seat
$85 - $110
Green seat
$110 - $150
Train from Takasaki to Nagano
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $70
Train from Nagano to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $75
Reserved seat
$60 - $80
Green seat
$80 - $110

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