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

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Bus, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Matsumoto Bus Terminal
  2. Take the train from Matsumoto to Narai Jr Chuo Local

$33 - $36

2 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Takayama to Minoota Jr Takayama / ...
  2. Take the train from Tajimi to Kisofukushima Ltd Exp Shinano

$45 - $62

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Takayama to Naraijuku 60.2 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Takayama to Naraijuku. However, there are services departing from Takayama and arriving at Narai via Minoota, Tajimi and Kisofukushima. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

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The distance between Takayama and Naraijuku is 54 km. The road distance is 96.3 km.

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The best way to get from Takayama to Naraijuku without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Takayama to Naraijuku, including transfers.

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

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Takayama to Naraijuku train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Kisofukushima station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Takayama to Naraijuku is 96 km. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from Takayama to Naraijuku.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Naraijuku. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Takayama to Naraijuku.
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  • Distance: 33.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Takayama to Naraijuku via Minoota, Tajimi, Kisofukushima, and Narai in around 6 h 47 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.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Matsumoto to Narai
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Takayama to Minoota
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Matsumoto Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp

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