There are 2 ways to get from Karuizawa Station to Hakuba by train, bus 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, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Karuizawa to Nagano Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nagano station to Hakuba-Happo bus terminal

$47 - $60

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Karuizawa Station to Hakuba 67.6 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Karuizawa Station to Hakuba is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1900 and takes 1 h 39 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Karuizawa Station to Hakuba is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1900 and takes 1 h 39 min.

More details

The distance between Karuizawa Station and Hakuba is 81 km. The road distance is 108.1 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Karuizawa Station to Hakuba, including transfers.

More details

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

There is no direct connection from Karuizawa Station to Hakuba. However, you can take the train to Nagano, take the walk to Nagano station, then take the bus to Hakuba-Happo bus terminal. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Hakuba.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Karuizawa to Nagano
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
Bus operators
Alpico Group
Phone
+886-2-2501-8559
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Nagano station to Hakuba-Happo bus terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including French strikes 2018: What are my alternative transport options?, Travelling around the UAE and Train travel in France: A guide to SNCF - to help you get the most out of your next trip.