There are 5 ways to get from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Kawaguchiko to Yokohama Station West Exit

$21 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from 河口湖駅(6番) to 御殿場駅2番のりば 河口湖駅発 御殿場駅2番のりば方面行き / ...
  2. Take the train from Gotemba to Kozu(Kanagawa) JR Gotemba

$21 - $31

3 alternative options

Bus Fujikyu Bus, train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kawaguchiko Station to Basuta Shinjuku
  2. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Kamakura JR Shonan-Shinjuku / ...

$26 - $66

Train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Kawaguchiko to Otsuki
  2. Take the train from Otsuki to Shinjuku(Jr)
  3. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Kamakura

$41 - $52

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura 63 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura. However, there are services departing from Kawaguchiko and arriving at Kamakura via Otsuki and Shinjuku(Jr). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Kawaguchiko Station and Kamakura is 74 km. The road distance is 100.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura, including transfers.

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Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura train services, operated by Fujikyu Railway, depart from Kawaguchiko station.

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The best way to get from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura is to bus which takes 3 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 38 min.

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Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Kamakura station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura is 101 km. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura.

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There are 229+ hotels available in Kamakura. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura.
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  • Distance: 46.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

What companies run services between Kawaguchiko Station, Japan and Kamakura, Japan?

Sotetsu Bus operates a bus from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura 3 times a day. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kawaguchiko Station to Kamakura via Otsuki and Shinjuku(Jr) in around 4 h 38 min.

Train operators
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 Shinjuku(Jr) to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Gotemba to Kozu(Kanagawa)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Fujikyu Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kawaguchiko to Otsuki
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Sotetsu Bus
Website
sotetsu.co.jp
Bus from Kawaguchiko to Yokohama Station West Exit
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
sotetsu.co.jp
Fujikyu Bus
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Kawaguchiko Station to Basuta Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $55
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Fuji Express
Website
fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from 河口湖駅(6番) to 御殿場駅2番のりば
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
fujikyu.co.jp

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