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There are 4 ways to get from Uwajima to Hiroshima by train, ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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Train, Super Jet  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the train from Uwajima to Matsuyama(Ehime) Ltd Exp Uwakai
  2. Take the Super Jet from Matsuyama to Hiroshima Port

¥10965 - ¥11630

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  3h 50m

  1. Drive from Uwajima to Matsuyama
  2. Take the car ferry from Matsuyama to Hiroshima Port

¥4779 - ¥5315

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Train  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from Uwajima to Matsuyama(Ehime)
  2. Take the train from Matsuyama(Ehime) to Okayama
  3. Take the train from Okayama to Hiroshima

¥12905 - ¥16970

Train, bus  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Uwajima to Matsuyama(Ehime)
  2. Take the bus from Jr Matsuyama Station to Fukuyama station front
  3. Take the train from Fukuyama to Hiroshima

¥10205 - ¥12370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Uwajima to Hiroshima is to drive and car ferry which costs ¥4700 - ¥5500 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Uwajima to Hiroshima is to drive and car ferry which costs ¥4700 - ¥5500 and takes 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Uwajima to Hiroshima. However, there are services departing from Uwajima and arriving at Hiroshima via Matsuyama(Ehime) and Okayama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 50m.

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The distance between Uwajima and Hiroshima is 131 km.

The best way to get from Uwajima to Hiroshima without a car is to train and Super Jet which takes 5h 15m and costs ¥10500 - ¥12000.

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It takes approximately 5h 15m to get from Uwajima to Hiroshima, including transfers.

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Uwajima to Hiroshima train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Uwajima station.

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Uwajima to Hiroshima train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Hiroshima station.

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There are 252+ hotels available in Hiroshima. Prices start at ¥4000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Uwajima to Hiroshima.
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  • Distance: 82 miles
  • Duration: 5h 15m

What companies run services between Uwajima, Japan and Hiroshima, Japan?

You can take a train from Uwajima to Hiroshima via Matsuyama(Ehime) and Okayama in around 5h 50m.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Uwajima to Matsuyama(Ehime)
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2900 - ¥3500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Matsuyama(Ehime) to Okayama
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥7000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥6500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥4500 - ¥6000
Reserved seat
¥5000 - ¥6500
Green seat
¥6500 - ¥9000
Train from Fukuyama to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥3400 - ¥5000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥3400 - ¥4500
Reserved seat
¥4100 - ¥5000
Green seat
¥5000 - ¥7000
Bus operators
Iyotetsu
Website
iyotetsu.co.jp
Bus from Jr Matsuyama Station to Fukuyama station front
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥3900
Schedules at
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Ferry operators
Setonaikaikisen

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