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There are 5 ways to get from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus via Shintakaokaeki4ban

  1. Take the bus from Shintakaokaeki4ban to Gatsushonosato

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Toyama Sta. to Takaoka Sta.
  2. Take the bus from Takaokaekimaenanabannoriba to Gatsushonosato

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Shin-Takaoka to Johana
  2. Take the bus from Johanaekimae to Gatsushonosato

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama

Drive

  1. Drive from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama
Toyama Station → Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is 0120-565653.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is to drive which costs ¥700 - ¥1100 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is to taxi which costs ¥27000 - ¥33000 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama. However, there are services departing from Toyama Sta. and arriving at Gatsushonosato via Takaokaekimaenanabannoriba. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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It is 45 km from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama. It is approximately 62.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama without a car is to bus via Shintakaokaeki4ban which takes 2h 29m and costs ¥2800 - ¥4500.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama, including transfers.

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Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama bus services, operated by Toyama Chihou Railway bus, depart from Toyama Sta. station.

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Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama bus services, operated by Kaetsuno Bus, arrive at Gatsushonosato station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama is 62 km. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama. Prices start at ¥11250 per night.

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Map of how to get from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama.
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  • Distance: 44.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between Toyama Station, Japan and Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama, Japan?

Kaetsuno Bus operates a bus from Shintakaokaeki4ban to Gatsushonosato 3 times a day. Tickets cost ¥750 - ¥1100 and the journey takes 1h 19m.

Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Takaoka to Johana
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥480 - ¥700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Kaetsuno Bus
Website
kaetsunou.co.jp
Bus from Shintakaokaeki4ban to Gatsushonosato
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1100
Schedules at
kaetsunou.co.jp
Bus from Johanaekimae to Gatsushonosato
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥400 - ¥600
Schedules at
kaetsunou.co.jp
Bus from Takaokaekimaenanabannoriba to Gatsushonosato
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1100
Schedules at
kaetsunou.co.jp
Toyama Chihou Railway bus
Phone
076-432-3456
Website
chitetsu.co.jp
Bus from Toyama Sta. to Takaoka Sta.
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥800 - ¥1200
Schedules at
chitetsu.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Toyama Station to Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
¥27000 - ¥33000
Toyama Kotsu
Phone
+81 764211122
Website
tomitaku.co.jp

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