There are 2 ways to get from Fukushima to Saitama by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Fukushima(Fukushima) to Omiya(Saitama) Shinkansen Yamabiko / ...

$55 - $80

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Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Fukushima to Saitama 160.5 miles

$27 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fukushima(Fukushima) and arriving at Omiya(Saitama). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Fukushima and Saitama is 217 km. The road distance is 256.8 km.

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The best way to get from Fukushima to Saitama without a car is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs .

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The train from Fukushima(Fukushima) to Omiya(Saitama) takes 1 h 7 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Fukushima to Saitama train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Fukushima(Fukushima) station.

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Fukushima to Saitama train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Omiya(Saitama) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fukushima to Saitama is 257 km. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Fukushima to Saitama.

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There are 105+ hotels available in Saitama. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fukushima to Saitama.
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  • Distance: 135.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

What companies run services between Fukushima, Japan and Saitama, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Fukushima to Saitama every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

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