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

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Shimbashi to Kamakura JR Yokosuka

$7 - $11

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Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu North Exit to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Kamakura Station

$14 - $22

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ginza to Kamakura 34.7 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Ginza to Kamakura 34.7 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Ginza to Kamakura is to drive which costs ¥650 - ¥1000 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ginza to Kamakura is to taxi which costs ¥21000 - ¥26000 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ginza station to Kamakura station. However, there are services departing from Tokyo Station Yaesu North Exit and arriving at Kamakura Station via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shimbashi and arriving at Kamakura. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Ginza and Kamakura is 45 km. The road distance is 55.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ginza to Kamakura without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs ¥850 - ¥1200.

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The train from Shimbashi to Kamakura takes 54 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Ginza to Kamakura bus services, operated by Airport Limousine, arrive at Tokyo Station Yaesu North Exit.

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Ginza to Kamakura train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Shimbashi station.

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The best way to get from Ginza to Kamakura is to train which takes 54 min and costs ¥850 - ¥1200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥1600 - ¥2600 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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  • Distance: 28.1 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Ginza, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan and Kamakura, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Ginza to Kamakura every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ginza to Kamakura via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 and Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station in around 2 h 30 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.

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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 Tokyo Station Yaesu North Exit to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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 Ginza to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
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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Ginza to Kamakura bus services, operated by Keikyu Limousine, arrive at Kamakura Station.

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Ginza to Kamakura train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Kamakura station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ginza to Kamakura is 56 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Ginza to Kamakura.

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There are 247+ hotels available in Kamakura. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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