From Shinjuku Shibuya to Hiroshima by Buses
From Tokyo Akihabara to Hiroshima by Buses
From Tokyo Tower to Hiroshima by Buses
From Tokyo to Hiroshima by Trains
From Haneda Airport to Hiroshima by Flights
From Narita Airport to Hiroshima by Flights
From Shinagawa to Hiroshima by Trains
How to get from Tokyo to Hiroshima
Travelling between Tokyo and Hiroshima is possible by Flight, bus and train. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you JPY 45,290 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere JPY 8,580.
How long does it take to get from Tokyo to Hiroshima?
It can take you anywhere between 2 and 13 hours to travel between Tokyo and Hiroshima depending on the means of transport you choose.
Flight is the fastest way to travel between Tokyo and Hiroshima. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 20m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 12h 10m to reach Hiroshima.
How much does it cost to get from Tokyo to Hiroshima?
Travelling between Tokyo and Hiroshima can be as cheap as JPY 8,580 if you opt for a Willer Express WL10 bus and as expensive as JPY 45,290 if you buy a All Nippon Airways flight ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Tokyo and Hiroshima ?
- 22 from Tokyo to Hiroshima starting from 06:00 Tokyo until 21:00 Shinagawa
- 19 from Tokyo to Hiroshima starting from 07:00 Haneda Airport until 20:20 Haneda Airport
- 5 from Tokyo to Hiroshima starting from 20:00 Tokyo Akihabara until 21:50 Tokyo Tower
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Tokyo to Hiroshima.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Tokyo to Hiroshima, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as JPY 28,417.
Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.
If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.
In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.
Airlines flying between Tokyo and Hiroshima
All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines
Travelling from Tokyo to Hiroshima overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.
Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.
They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.
Companies operating bus routes between Tokyo and Hiroshima
Chugoku Bus ZCU1, Odakyu City Bus ZOD6, Willer Express WL10
Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.
Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.
What is the most popular transport to get from Tokyo to Hiroshima?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 1000 took a train
- decided to fly
- opted for a bus