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There are 2 ways to get from Aomori to Akita by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Aomori to Akita Ltd Exp Tsugaru

$40 - $55

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Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Aomori to Akita 108.4 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Aomori to Akita is to drive which costs ¥2000 - ¥3000 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aomori to Akita is to drive which costs ¥2000 - ¥3000 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aomori and arriving at Akita. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Aomori and Akita is 133 km. The road distance is 173.5 km.

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The best way to get from Aomori to Akita without a car is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs ¥4800 - ¥6000.

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The train from Aomori to Akita takes 2 h 39 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Aomori to Akita train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Aomori station.

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Aomori to Akita train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Akita station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aomori to Akita is 173 km. It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to drive from Aomori to Akita.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Akita. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 83.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Aomori, Japan and Akita, Japan?

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Aomori to Akita 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 39 min.

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