Tokyo to Hiroshima

Tokyo to Hiroshima

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06:00
Tokyo
4h 19m ride in train #NOZOMI 1 with Shinkansen JR Central in Standard
10:19
Hiroshima
¥20,412 per adult
12:09
Tokyo
4h 19m ride in train #NOZOMI 31 with Shinkansen JR Central in Standard
16:28
Hiroshima
¥20,412 per adult

From Tokyo to Hiroshima by train

06:00
Tokyo
4h 19m ride in train #NOZOMI 1 with Shinkansen JR Central in Standard
10:19
Hiroshima
¥20,412 per adult
12:09
Tokyo
4h 19m ride in train #NOZOMI 31 with Shinkansen JR Central in Standard
16:28
Hiroshima
¥20,412 per adult

Tokyo to Hiroshima Schedule

Tokyo to Hiroshima Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 06:00 - 10:19¥ 20,412
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 08:09 - 12:28¥ 20,412
Japan Airlines Economy #JL25709:25 - 10:50¥ 14,869
All Nippon Airways Economy #NH67509:20 - 10:45¥ 17,680
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 10:09 - 14:28¥ 20,412
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 12:09 - 16:28¥ 20,412
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 14:09 - 18:28¥ 20,412
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 17:09 - 21:28¥ 20,412
Japan Airlines Economy #JL26517:50 - 19:15¥ 14,872
All Nippon Airways Economy #NH68317:55 - 19:20¥ 20,880
Spring Airlines Japan Economy #IJ62317:45 - 19:25¥ 11,652
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 18:51 - 23:10¥ 20,412

Transportation from Tokyo to Hiroshima

How to get from Tokyo to Hiroshima

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

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

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

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about JPY 92,412. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a flight as a flight ticket costs as low as JPY 7,232.

How far is Tokyo from Hiroshima?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Tokyo to Hiroshima. Your trip will be a total of 475 miles (764 km). The flying distance is 482 miles (774 km).

How long does it take to get from Tokyo to Hiroshima?

The travel time from Tokyo to Hiroshima can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 22 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Tokyo to Hiroshima?

The cost of the trip from Tokyo to Hiroshima varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Japan Airlines: travelling by flight expect to pay as low as JPY 7,232 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as JPY 92,412.

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

  • Plane tickets - JPY 7,222 to JPY 92,438;
  • Bus tickets - JPY 10,898 to JPY 12,736;
  • Train tickets - JPY 20,483 to JPY 20,483;

How many trips per day are there between Tokyo and Hiroshima?

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

  • Flights from Tokyo to Hiroshima depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 20:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 20:45. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Tokyo to Hiroshima. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is JPY 7,222.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Tokyo to Hiroshima
Air Do, All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines, Jetstar Japan, Spring Airlines Japan

Buses

Taking a bus from Tokyo to Hiroshima 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.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Tokyo to Hiroshima

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Tokyo to Hiroshima? 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% users took a plane.