How to go from Nagoya to Takayama?

  • Published on : 14/06/2017
  • by : Japan Experience

Amazing scenery from the train and traditionnal villages

The Limited Express "Wide View" Hida trains ply the route from Nagoya to Takayama. Near Takayama if offers some amazing scenery.

0 KM - Nagoya Station

Nagoya station is a hub for many routes : KyotoTokyo, Shingu, Matsumoto.

30 KM - 0H18 - Gifu Station

Gifu is most famous for the cormorant fishing that takes place in the evenings from late spring through to late autumn.The river is lit by flaming torches and is a very impressive sight when combined with the fishermen in traditional dress.

Don’t be worried that your seat is backwards facing when you board, the train changes direction at Gifu Station. 

58 KM - 0H39 - Minoota Station

If you would rather not go all the way into Nagoya for a connection to Matsumoto, you can change here and cross on a local line to Tajimi. Be sure to check timetables on Hyperdia before doing this.

From Nagoya to Takayama

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