There are 5 ways to get from Nagano to Hakone by train, bus or car

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Train via Shin-Yokohama  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Nagano to Tokyo Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$107 - $157

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Bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagano Bus Terminal to Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo
  2. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakone Garasunomori Museum

$47

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Nagano to Tokyo Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Odawara JR Tokaido / ...

$76 - $104

Train, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Nagano to Matsumoto
  2. Take the train from Matsumoto to Kofu
  3. Take the bus from 甲府駅バスターミナル(5番) to 富士山駅(4番)
  4. Take the bus from 富士山駅(3番) to 御殿場プレミアムアウトレット

$54 - $78

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Nagano to Hakone 151.1 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nagano to Hakone. However, there are services departing from Nagano Bus Terminal and arriving at Hakone Garasunomori Museum via Basuta Shinjuku. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

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The distance between Nagano and Hakone is 175 km. The road distance is 241.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nagano to Hakone without a car is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Nagano to Hakone, including transfers.

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Nagano to Hakone bus services, operated by Access Shinshu, depart from Nagano Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Nagano to Hakone is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 46 min.

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Nagano to Hakone bus services, operated by Odakyu Hakone highway bus, arrive at Hakone Garasunomori Museum station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nagano to Hakone is 242 km. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Nagano to Hakone.

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There are 374+ hotels available in Hakone. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nagano to Hakone.
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  • Distance: 109.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Nagano to Hakone via Tokyo, Shin-Yokohama, Odawara, and Odawara Station in around 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nagano to Hakone via Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo and Basuta Shinjuku in around 6 h 46 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagano to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$50 - $75
Reserved seat
$60 - $80
Green seat
$80 - $110
Train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$24 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
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 Tokyo to Odawara
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagano to Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Matsumoto to Kofu
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Access Shinshu
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Nagano Bus Terminal to Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Odakyu Hakone highway bus
Website
odakyu-hakonehighway.co.jp
Bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakone Garasunomori Museum
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
odakyu-hakonehighway.co.jp
Fuji Express
Website
fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from 甲府駅バスターミナル(5番) to 富士山駅(4番)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from 富士山駅(3番) to 御殿場プレミアムアウトレット
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
fujikyu.co.jp

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