There are 6 ways to get from Tokyo to Iwakuni by train, night bus, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Hiroshima Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni JR Sanyo

$160 - $222

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo to Hiroshima BC
  2. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Iwakuni Shiyakusho

$87

4 alternative options

Drive  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Iwakuni 534.9 miles

$90 - $130

Fly to Hiroshima, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Hiroshima (HIJ) HND - HIJ
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni

$115 - $432

Fly to Kita Kyushu, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Kita Kyushu (KKJ) HND - KKJ
  2. Take the train from Kokura to Hiroshima
  3. Take the train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni

$179 - $641

Fly to Ube, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Ube (UBJ) HND - UBJ
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Hiroshima
  3. Take the train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni

$146 - $428

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Iwakuni is to night bus and bus which costs ¥9595 and takes 15 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Iwakuni is to fly and train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs ¥12000 - ¥48000.

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The distance between Tokyo and Iwakuni is 708 km. The road distance is 856 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Tokyo to Iwakuni, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tokyo to Iwakuni. However, there are services departing from Tokyo and arriving at Iwakuni Shiyakusho via Hiroshima BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokyo to Iwakuni. However, there are services departing from Tokyo and arriving at Iwakuni via Hiroshima. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and Iwakuni, Japan?

You can take a train from Tokyo to Iwakuni via Hiroshima in around 5 h 3 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Ube
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Ube
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Star Flyer
Website
starflyer.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Ube
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $330
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Iwakuni
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Night bus from Tokyo to Hiroshima BC
Ave. Duration
12 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$78
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Iwakuni Bus
Website
iwakuni-bus.com
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Iwakuni Shiyakusho
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
iwakuni-bus.com

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