There are 3 ways to get from Hakuba to Itoigawa by train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Hakuba to Minami-Otari JR Oito / ...
  2. Take the train from Minami-Otari to Himekawa JR Oito

$7 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hakuba to Itoigawa 30.9 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Hakuba to Itoigawa 30.9 miles

$5 - $8

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

You can take a train from Hakuba to Itoigawa via Minami-Otari in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakuba to Minami-Otari
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Minami-Otari to Himekawa
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hakuba to Itoigawa
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Alpico Taxi
Phone
+81 261-23-2323
Website
alpico.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Hakuba to Itoigawa?

The distance between Hakuba and Itoigawa is 37 km. The road distance is 49 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hakuba to Itoigawa?

The cheapest way to get from Hakuba to Itoigawa is to drive which costs ¥550 - ¥850 and takes 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Hakuba to Itoigawa?

The quickest way to get from Hakuba to Itoigawa is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs ¥19000 - ¥24000.

Is there a direct train between Hakuba and Itoigawa?

No, there is no direct train from Hakuba to Itoigawa. However, there are services departing from Hakuba and arriving at Himekawa via Minami-Otari. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Hakuba to Itoigawa?

It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Hakuba to Itoigawa, including transfers.