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There are 5 ways to get from Tokushima to Matsuyama by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Tokushima Daigaku-mae to Matsuyama City Station(Railway)

¥4500

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Bus via Takamatsu  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Tokushima Daigakumae to Takamatsu central IC
  2. Take the bus from Takamatsu Chuo Interchange Bus Terminal to Okaido

¥6250

Train  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from Tokushima to Utazu Ltd Exp Uzushio
  2. Take the train from Utazu to Matsuyama(Ehime) Ltd Exp Shiokaze / ...

¥5241 - ¥10495

Drive  •  2h 39m

  1. Drive from Tokushima to Matsuyama 188.8 km

¥2100 - ¥3100

Bus, fly  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Tokushima Daigaku-mae to Sannomiya Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Osaka Itami (ITM) to Matsuyama (MYJ) ITM - MYJ

¥13720 - ¥18420

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The cheapest way to get from Tokushima to Matsuyama is to drive which costs ¥2100 - ¥3100 and takes 2h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Tokushima to Matsuyama is to drive which costs ¥2100 - ¥3100 and takes 2h 39m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tokushima Daigaku-mae and arriving at Matsuyama City Station(Railway) station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokushima to Matsuyama. However, there are services departing from Tokushima and arriving at Matsuyama(Ehime) via Utazu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 20m.

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The distance between Tokushima and Matsuyama is 168 km. The road distance is 188.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tokushima to Matsuyama without a car is to bus which takes 3h 9m and costs ¥4500.

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The bus from Tokushima Daigaku-mae to Matsuyama City Station(Railway) takes 3h 9m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Tokushima to Matsuyama bus services, operated by JR Shikoku Bus, depart from Tokushima Daigaku-mae station.

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Tokushima to Matsuyama train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Tokushima station.

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The best way to get from Tokushima to Matsuyama is to bus which takes 3h 9m and costs ¥4500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥5000 - ¥11000 and takes 4h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Tokushima to Matsuyama.
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  • Distance: 168 km
  • Duration: 3h 9m

What companies run services between Tokushima, Japan and Matsuyama, Japan?

JR Shikoku Bus operates a bus from Tokushima Daigaku-mae to Matsuyama City Station(Railway) every 4 hours. Tickets cost ¥4500 and the journey takes 3h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tokushima to Matsuyama via Utazu in around 4h 20m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Itami to Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥18000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Itami to Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥46000
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokushima to Utazu
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥4000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2700 - ¥3800
Reserved Seat
¥2800 - ¥4000
Green Seat
¥3900 - ¥5500
Train from Utazu to Matsuyama(Ehime)
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥4200 - ¥6500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥4200 - ¥6000
Reserved Seat
¥4400 - ¥6500
Green Seat
¥6000 - ¥8500
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Utazu to Matsuyama(Ehime)
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥2500 - ¥3700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Shikoku Bus
Website
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Bus from Tokushima Daigaku-mae to Matsuyama City Station(Railway)
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥4500
Schedules at
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Bus from Takamatsu Chuo Interchange Bus Terminal to Okaido
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥4100
Schedules at
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Tokushima Bus Co
Website
tokubus.co.jp
Bus from Tokushima Daigakumae to Takamatsu central IC
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2150
Schedules at
tokubus.co.jp
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Tokushima Daigaku-mae to Sannomiya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3600
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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The quickest flight from Osaka Itami Airport to Matsuyama Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Tokushima to Matsuyama bus services, operated by JR Shikoku Bus, arrive at Matsuyama City Station(Railway).

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Tokushima to Matsuyama train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Matsuyama(Ehime) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokushima to Matsuyama is 189 km. It takes approximately 2h 39m to drive from Tokushima to Matsuyama.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Itami Airport to Matsuyama Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Matsuyama. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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