There are 5 ways to get from Kawasaki to Kamakura by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Kawasaki to Totsuka JR Tokaido / ...
  2. Take the train from Totsuka to Kamakura JR Yokosuka / ...

$5 - $8

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Train via Yokohama  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Keikyu Kawasaki to Yokohama Keikyu Main Local / ...
  2. Take the train from Yokohama to Kamakura JR Yokosuka / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kawasaki to Kamakura 22.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Kawasaki to Kamakura 22.7 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kawasaki to Kamakura 22.7 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Kawasaki to Kamakura. However, there are services departing from Kawasaki and arriving at Kamakura via Totsuka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Kawasaki and Kamakura is 28 km. The road distance is 36.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kawasaki to Kamakura without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Kawasaki to Kamakura, including transfers.

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Kawasaki to Kamakura train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Kawasaki station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kawasaki to Kamakura is 36 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Kawasaki 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 Kawasaki to Kamakura.
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  • Distance: 17.5 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

You can take a train from Kawasaki to Kamakura via Totsuka in around 39 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 Totsuka
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Totsuka to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yokohama to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keikyu Railways
Website
keikyu.co.jp
Train from Keikyu Kawasaki to Yokohama
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Yokohama
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kawasaki to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $160
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Black
$110 - $160
Black Van
$110 - $160
Taxi from Kawasaki to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Hinomaru
Phone
+81 3-3814-1111
Website
hinomaru.tokyo
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5755-2336
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5547-5551
Website
tokyomk.com

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