There are 4 ways to get from Tenri to Nara by train, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Tenri to Nara JR Manyo Mahoroba / ...

$1 - $3

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Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tenri to Nara 9.3 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Tenri to Nara 9.3 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Walk from Tenri to Nara 8.5 miles

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tenri and arriving at Nara. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Tenri and Nara is 12 km. The road distance is 14.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tenri to Nara without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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The train from Tenri to Nara takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Tenri to Nara train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Tenri station.

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Tenri to Nara train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Nara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tenri to Nara is 15 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Tenri to Nara.

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There are 188+ hotels available in Nara. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tenri to Nara.
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  • Distance: 7.3 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Tenri, Japan and Nara, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Tenri to Nara hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 14 min. Kintetsu Railways also services this route hourly.

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.

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Train from Tenri to Nara
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$1 - $3
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Taxi from Tenri to Nara
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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