There are 10 ways to get from Hikone to Tokyo by train, night bus, car or plane

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 via Nagoya  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Maibara to Nagoya Shinkansen Kodama / ...
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Tokyo Shinkansen Nozomi

$104 - $152

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Night bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the night bus from Hikone Station to Tokyo Station

$55

8 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Maibara to Tokyo Shinkansen Hikari

$92 - $132

Train, night bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Maibara to Nagoya Shinkansen Kodama / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Nagoya to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit

$95 - $108

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Hikone to Tokyo 263 miles

$40 - $65

Train, train to Nagoya, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Minamihikone to Maibara
  2. Take the train from Maibara to Nagoya
  3. Fly from Nagoya (NGO) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) NGO - HND

$101 - $290

Train to Osaka, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Maibara to Shin-Osaka
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) ITM - HND

$117 - $378

Train to Komatsu, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Maibara to Komatsu
  2. Fly from Komatsu (KMQ) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) KMQ - HND

$121 - $360

Train to Nagoya, fly to Tokyo Narita, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Maibara to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NGO) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) NGO - NRT
  3. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo

$122 - $346

Train, train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Maibara to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Shin-Kobe
  3. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) UKB - HND

$118 - $347

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hikone to Tokyo is to drive which costs ¥4900 - ¥7500 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hikone to Tokyo is to train which costs ¥11000 - ¥17000 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Hikone and Tokyo is 322 km. The road distance is 420.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Hikone to Tokyo, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Hikone Station station and arriving at Tokyo Station station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hikone to Tokyo. However, there are services departing from Minamihikone and arriving at Tokyo via Maibara and Nagoya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Hikone to Tokyo.
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  • Distance: 201.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Hikone, Japan and Tokyo, Japan?

You can take a train from Hikone to Tokyo via Maibara and Nagoya in around 2 h 51 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Komatsu to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Komatsu to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Maibara to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$27 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Nagoya to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$75 - $110
Reserved seat
$85 - $110
Green seat
$110 - $150
Train from Maibara to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$90 - $120
Reserved seat
$100 - $130
Green seat
$130 - $170
Train from Maibara to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $70
Train from Shin-Osaka to Shin-Kobe
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$20 - $27
Reserved seat
$26 - $35
Green seat
$30 - $45
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Minamihikone to Maibara
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Hikone Station to Tokyo Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
JR Bus Kanto

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