Limited Express Hida Timetable
The Limited Express Hida operates from Nagoya Station to Takayama Station with some services continuing onto or starting from Toyama Station. On this page you will find the following information:
— Timetable from Nagoya to Takyama & Toyama
— Timetable from Toyama & Takayama to Nagoya
— Limited Express Hida Line Map
For visitors headed to Takayama and the nearby World Heritage-listed villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama, the Limited Express Hida will be your most convenient transport option. For more information including the destinations you can access by using the line, see our ‘Limited Express Hida’ main page.
TIMETABLE FROM NAGOYA TO TAKAYAMA & TOYAMA
Multiple services run from Nagoya each day with some terminating in Takayama while others continue on to Toyama. The earliest service departs Nagoya Station at 07:43 and stops at Gero at 09:27 and other stations before terminating at Takayama Station at 10:16.
The earliest service to go onto Toyama departs Nagoya Station at 08:43 and stops at Gero at 10:15, Takayama at 10:58 (departing 11:03) and other stations before arriving at Toyama Station at 12:31. The latest service to go onto Toyama departs Nagoya Station at 14:48 and stops at Gero at 16:29, Takayama at 17:13 (departing 17:18) and other stations before arriving at Toyama Station at 18:54. There are several services after that time that only go as far as Takayama. The latest service departs Nagoya Station at 20:17 and stops at Gero at 22:03 and other stations before terminating at Takayama Station at 22:49.
TIMETABLE FROM TOYAMA & TAKAYAMA TO NAGOYA
The earliest service departs Takayama Station at 06:46 and stops at Gero at 07:32 and other stations before arriving at Nagoya Station at 09:12.
The earliest service from Toyama Station departs at 07:58 and stops at Takayama at 09:27 (departing at 09:38), Gero at 10:27 and other stations before arriving at Nagoya Station at 12:04.
The last service of the day runs all the way from Toyama to Nagoya, departing Toyama Station at 17:14 and stopping at Takayama at 18:41 (departing 18:48), Gero at 19:30 and other stations before arriving at Nagoya Station at 21:03.
LIMITED EXPRESS HIDA LINE MAP
Running from Nagoya Station to Takayama Station and onto Toyama Station – the Limited Express Hida – and includes the following stops:
Nagoya – Owari-Ichinomiya – Gifu – Unuma – Mino-Ota – Shirakawaguchi – Hida-Kanayama – Gero – Hida-Hagiwara – Kuguno – Takayama – Hida-Furukawa* – Inotani* – Etchu-Yatsuo* – Hayahoshi* – Toyama*
*These stations are only stops on services to and from Toyama Station. Most services start and finish at Takayama Station so if you are intending to board or disembark at one of these stations make sure to check the specific service includes a stop at your preferred station.
PLAN YOUR VISIT TO JAPAN
The Limited Express Hida is just one part of Japan’s fantastic rail network. Unfathomable in its size and efficiency, moving around the country by train is easy and comfortable opening-up all regions of Japan for exploration. Our ‘Plan Your Visit’ page has everything you need to know about visiting Japan – from tips on the best time to travel, times to avoid, entering and exiting the country, money matters, staying connected, accommodation, staying safe and healthy and plenty more to ensure that you get the most out of your time here.