There are 4 ways to get from Asakusa to Kamakura by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Shimbashi to Kamakura JR Yokosuka

$9 - $13

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Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Asakusa View Hotel, Tokyo to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Kamakura Station

$15 - $23

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Asakusa to Kamakura 39.1 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Asakusa to Kamakura 39.1 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Asakusa to Kamakura is to drive which costs ¥700 - ¥1100 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Asakusa to Kamakura is to taxi which costs ¥23000 - ¥29000 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Asakusa to Kamakura station. However, there are services departing from Asakusa View Hotel, Tokyo and arriving at Kamakura Station via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Asakusa and Kamakura is 51 km. The road distance is 62.6 km.

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The best way to get from Asakusa to Kamakura without a car is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs ¥950 - ¥1500.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Asakusa to Kamakura, including transfers.

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Asakusa to Kamakura bus services, operated by Airport Limousine, depart from Asakusa View Hotel, Tokyo station.

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The best way to get from Asakusa to Kamakura is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs ¥950 - ¥1500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥1600 - ¥2700 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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Asakusa to Kamakura bus services, operated by Keikyu Limousine, arrive at Kamakura Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Asakusa to Kamakura is 63 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Asakusa to Kamakura.

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There are 224+ hotels available in Kamakura. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 31.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Asakusa, Japan and Kamakura, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Asakusa to Kamakura every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Asakusa to Kamakura via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 and Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station in around 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shimbashi to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Airport Limousine
Website
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Asakusa View Hotel, Tokyo to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
Keikyu Limousine
Website
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Kamakura Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Asakusa to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Hinomaru
Phone
+81 3-3814-1111
Website
hinomaru.tokyo
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5755-2336
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5547-5551
Website
tokyomk.com

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