Travel from Akita to Hakodate

Train or fly from Akita to Hakodate?

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Akita to Hakodate 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines and AIRDO fly from Akita to Hakodate hourly.

How to get from Akita to Hakodate

From Akita train to Shin-Aomori, train to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto, then train to Hakodate. 5 h 22 min ¥10539. From Akita train to Morioka, train to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto, then train to Hakodate. 5 h 33 min ¥14243. From Akita drive to Aomori then car ferry to Hakodate. 6 h 39 min ¥6706. From Akita train to Wada, taxi to Akita airport, fly to Hakodate airport, then Airport Shuttle bus to Hakodate. 5 h 43 min ¥43906. From Akita train to Wada, taxi to Akita airport, fly to Sapporo airport, bus to Minami-Chitose, then train to Hakodate. 6 h 29 min ¥38039.

Is there a direct train between Akita and Hakodate?

No, there is no direct train from Akita to Hakodate. However, there are services departing from Akita and arriving at Hakodate via Shin-Aomori and Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 22 min.
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      1 Train Japan Railways Limited Express
      • One-Way approx: USD $80 - $110
      • Duration: 5 h 22 min
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        1 Train Japan Railways Limited Express
        • One-Way approx: USD $80 - $110
        • Duration: 5 h 22 min
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      2 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $101 - $145
      • Duration: 5 h 33 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $101 - $145
        • Duration: 5 h 33 min
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      3 Drive, car ferry
      • One-Way approx: USD $56 - $65
      • Duration: 6 h 39 min
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        3 Drive, car ferry
        • One-Way approx: USD $56 - $65
        • Duration: 6 h 39 min
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      4 Fly to Hakodate
      • One-Way approx: USD $191 - $752
      • Duration: 5 h 43 min
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        4 Fly to Hakodate
        • One-Way approx: USD $191 - $752
        • Duration: 5 h 43 min
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      5 Fly to Sapporo, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $212 - $550
      • Duration: 6 h 29 min
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        5 Fly to Sapporo, train
        • One-Way approx: USD $212 - $550
        • Duration: 6 h 29 min
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