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There are 3 ways to get from Awaraonsen to Echizen by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Awaraonsen to Echizen-Takefu Tsurugi / ...

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Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Awaraonsen to Echizen 42.4 km

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Awaraonsen to Echizen 42.4 km

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The cheapest way to get from Awaraonsen to Echizen is to drive which costs ¥700 - ¥1100 and takes 34 min.

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The fastest way to get from Awaraonsen to Echizen is to train which takes 16 min and costs ¥1900 - ¥4200.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Awaraonsen and arriving at Echizen-Takefu. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Awaraonsen and Echizen is 49 km. The road distance is 42.4 km.

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The best way to get from Awaraonsen to Echizen without a car is to train which takes 16 min and costs ¥1900 - ¥4200.

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The train from Awaraonsen to Echizen-Takefu takes 16 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Awaraonsen to Echizen train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Awaraonsen station.

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Awaraonsen to Echizen train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Echizen-Takefu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Awaraonsen to Echizen is 42 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Awaraonsen to Echizen.

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  • Distance: 48.7 km
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Awaraonsen, Japan and Echizen, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Awaraonsen to Echizen-Takefu hourly. Tickets cost ¥2600 - ¥4200 and the journey takes 16 min. Japan Railways Limited Express also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Phone
050-2016-1603
Train from Awaraonsen to Echizen-Takefu
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2600 - ¥4200
Schedules at
https://japantravel.navitime.com/en/area/jp/route/
Website
https://www.jrhokkaido.co.jp/global/
Website
https://www.jreast.co.jp/multi/en/
Website
https://global.jr-central.co.jp/en/
Website
https://www.westjr.co.jp/global/en/
Website
https://www.jr-shikoku.co.jp/global/en/
Website
https://www.jrkyushu.co.jp/english/
Unreserved seat
¥2600 - ¥3600
Reserved seat
¥3400 - ¥4200
Green seat
¥4100 - ¥5500
Other operators
Taxi from Awaraonsen to Echizen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
¥13000 - ¥16000
Keikan Kotsu
Phone
+81776-77-2444
Website
keikan-koutsu.jp
Fukui Kotsu
Phone
+81776-23-0108
Website
fukui-kotsu.jp

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