Nagoya to Takayama

Nagoya to Takayama

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Nagoya to Takayama Schedule

Nagoya to Takayama Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
BB Trip Van 10pax Any time$ 492.45
Takayama and Shirakawago 1 Day Bus Tour AC Seater 08:00 - 18:30$ 61.56

Transportation from Nagoya to Takayama

How to get from Nagoya to Takayama

When you want to get from Nagoya to Takayama, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 492.45. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 57.02.

How far is Nagoya from Takayama?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Nagoya to Takayama. Your trip will be a total of 92 miles (147 km). The flying distance is 71 miles (113 km).

How long does it take to get from Nagoya to Takayama?

The travel time from Nagoya to Takayama can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 11 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Nagoya to Takayama?

The cost of the trip from Nagoya to Takayama varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Takayama and Shirakawago 1 Day Bus Tour (名古屋から高山・白川郷合掌造り集落日帰りバスツアー): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 57.02 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as USD 492.45.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Nagoya to Takayama:

  • Bus tickets - USD 57.00 to USD 64.00;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 411.00 to USD 492.00.

How many trips per day are there between Nagoya and Takayama?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 08:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 08:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Nagoya to Gifu any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Taking a bus from Nagoya to Gifu is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Nagoya to Gifu. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as USD 411.00.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

The most popular transport from Nagoya to Takayama

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Nagoya to Takayama? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to catch a taxi.