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There are 6 ways to get from Hakuba to Hakone by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train via Shin-Yokohama  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Hakuba-Happo bus terminal to Nagano station
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Tokyo
  3. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara

$119 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus Jam Jam Liner, train  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Lawson Shinshu to Yokohama
  2. Take the train from Yokohama to Odawara JR Tokaido / ...

$57 - $63

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Hakuba-Happo bus terminal to Nagano station
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Tokyo
  3. Take the train from Tokyo to Odawara

$88 - $121

Train  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Hakuba to Hachioji Ltd Exp Azusa
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$85 - $120

Bus  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Hakuba Happo to Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo
  2. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakone Garasunomori Museum

$61

Drive  •  3h 24m

  1. Drive from Hakuba to Hakone 152 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Hakuba to Hakone is to drive which costs ¥2800 - ¥4200 and takes 3h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Hakuba to Hakone is to drive which costs ¥2800 - ¥4200 and takes 3h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hakuba to Hakone. However, there are services departing from Hakuba Happo and arriving at Hakone Garasunomori Museum via Basuta Shinjuku. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 17m.

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The distance between Hakuba and Hakone is 195 km. The road distance is 243.2 km.

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The best way to get from Hakuba to Hakone without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 32m and costs ¥13000 - ¥20000.

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It takes approximately 4h 32m to get from Hakuba to Hakone, including transfers.

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Hakuba to Hakone bus services, operated by Access Shinshu, depart from Hakuba Happo station.

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The best way to get from Hakuba to Hakone is to train which takes 5h 32m and costs ¥9500 - ¥14000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥6881 and takes 8h 17m.

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Hakuba to Hakone bus services, operated by Odakyu Hakone highway bus, arrive at Hakone Garasunomori Museum station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hakuba to Hakone is 243 km. It takes approximately 3h 24m to drive from Hakuba to Hakone.

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  • Distance: 122.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 32m

What companies run services between Hakuba, Japan and Hakone, Japan?

You can take a train from Hakuba to Hakone via Hachioji, Shin-Yokohama, Odawara, Hakone-Yumoto, and Hakone Yumoto in around 5h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hakuba to Hakone via Basuta Shinjuku in around 8h 17m.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagano to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$50 - $75
Reserved seat
$60 - $75
Green seat
$75 - $110
Train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$23 - $35
Reserved seat
$29 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
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 Tokyo to Odawara
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yokohama to Odawara
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Alpico Group
Phone
+886-2-2501-8559
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Hakuba-Happo bus terminal to Nagano station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Jam Jam Liner
Phone
050-3802-1544
Website
jamjamliner.jp
Bus from Lawson Shinshu to Yokohama
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Access Shinshu
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Hakuba Happo to Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Odakyu Hakone highway bus
Website
odakyu-hakonehighway.co.jp
Bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakone Garasunomori Museum
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
odakyu-hakonehighway.co.jp

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