There are 9 ways to get from Nara to Hakone by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Odawara Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$100 - $145

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyoto Fukakusa to Tomei Gotemba

$57 - $63

7 alternative options

Night bus  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the night bus from Kyōto to Odawara Station

$77 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Nara to Hakone 243 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Osaka, fly to Tokyo Haneda, train, bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Shinomiya(Nara) to Kintetsunippombashi
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) ITM - HND
  3. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara
  4. Take the bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi

$121 - $382

Train, train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Shinomiya(Nara) to Osaka-Namba
  2. Take the train from Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
  3. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) UKB - HND
  4. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara
  5. Take the bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi

$108 - $328

Train to Osaka, fly to Tokyo Narita, train, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Shinomiya(Nara) to Kintetsunippombashi
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) ITM - NRT
  3. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo
  4. Take the train from Tokyo to Shin-Yokohama
  5. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara
  6. Take the bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi

$183 - $550

Train, train to Nagoya, fly to Tokyo Haneda, bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Kintetsunara to Kyoto
  2. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  3. Fly from Nagoya (NGO) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) NGO - HND
  4. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara
  5. Take the bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi

$148 - $371

Night bus to Tokushima, fly to Tokyo Haneda, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Matsushige Product Building
  2. Fly from Tokushima (TKS) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) TKS - HND
  3. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara

$177 - $510

Questions & Answers

The distance between Nara and Hakone is 301 km. The road distance is 388.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nara to Hakone without a car is to train which takes 4 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Nara to Hakone, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nara to Hakone is to train which takes 4 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Osaka Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nara to Hakone is 389 km. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from Nara to Hakone.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport.

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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 Nara to Hakone.
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  • Distance: 187.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Nara to Hakone hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Nara to Hakone 5 times a day. Tickets cost $44 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita via Oita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Tokushima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Tokushima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Odawara
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$85 - $120
Reserved seat
$95 - $120
Green seat
$120 - $170
Train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$23 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
Train from Tokyo to Shin-Yokohama
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$19 - $26
Reserved seat
$25 - $30
Green seat
$30 - $40
Train from Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$55 - $75
Kintetsu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinomiya(Nara) to Kintetsunippombashi
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinomiya(Nara) to Osaka-Namba
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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 Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kintetsunara to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Night bus from Kyōto to Odawara Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
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
Kousoku Bus
Phone
0570-064-188
Website
kousokubus.jp
Night bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Matsushige Product Building
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
kousokubus.jp

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