There are 4 ways to get from Kawasaki to Hakone by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Kawasaki to Odawara JR Tokaido / ...
  2. Take the bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi

$18 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Kawasaki Station to Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station
  2. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Shin-Yokohama Station
  3. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara

$38 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Kawasaki to Hakone 52.7 miles

$8 - $13

Uber  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kawasaki to Hakone 52.7 miles

$260 - $350

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kawasaki and Hakone is 70 km. The road distance is 84.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kawasaki to Hakone without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from Kawasaki to Hakone, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kawasaki to Hakone is 84 km. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Kawasaki to Hakone.

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There are 374+ hotels available in Hakone. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kawasaki to Hakone.
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  • Distance: 43.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 40 min

What companies run services between Kawasaki, Japan and Hakone, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Kawasaki to Hakone. However, you can take the train to Odawara, take the walk to Odawara Station, then take the bus to Kigaonsen-iriguchi. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kawasaki to Hakone via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station, Shin-Yokohama Station, Shin-Yokohama, Odawara, and Odawara Station in around 2 h 26 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 Kawasaki to Odawara
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Hakone Tozan Bus
Website
hakone-tozanbus.co.jp
Bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
hakone-tozanbus.co.jp
Keikyu Limousine
Website
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Kawasaki Station to Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Shin-Yokohama Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com
Other operators
Uber Yokohama
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kawasaki to Hakone
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$260 - $350
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uber.com
Black
$260 - $350
Black Van
$260 - $360

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