There are 3 ways to get from Kanazawa to Karuizawa Station by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kanazawa to Karuizawa Shinkansen Hakutaka

$70 - $100

2 alternative options

Train via Nagano  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Kanazawa to Nagano Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Karuizawa Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...

$84 - $123

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Kanazawa to Karuizawa Station 183.4 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Kanazawa to Karuizawa Station is to drive which costs ¥3400 - ¥5000 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kanazawa to Karuizawa Station is to train which costs ¥7500 - ¥11000 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Kanazawa and Karuizawa Station is 183 km. The road distance is 293.5 km.

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The train from Kanazawa to Karuizawa takes 2 h 3 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kanazawa and arriving at Karuizawa. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Kanazawa, Japan and Karuizawa Station, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kanazawa to Karuizawa Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kanazawa to Karuizawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$70 - $95
Reserved seat
$80 - $100
Green seat
$100 - $140
Train from Kanazawa to Nagano
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $75
Reserved seat
$65 - $80
Green seat
$80 - $110
Train from Nagano to Karuizawa
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$28 - $40
Reserved seat
$35 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $60

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