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

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 via Shin-Yokohama  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Yokohama Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Odawara Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$193 - $263

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the night bus from Nara to Basuta Shinjuku
  2. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakone-En

$100

7 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Nara to Kyoto JR Nara Local / ...
  2. Take the train from Kyoto to Odawara Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$127 - $172

Bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyoto Fukakusa to Tomei Gotemba

$157 - $179

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Nara to Hakone 241.6 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Osaka, fly to Tokyo Haneda, train, taxi  •  5 h 2 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 Shinagawa to Odawara
  4. Take a taxi from Odawara to Hakone

$179 - $451

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Nara to Osaka
  2. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) UKB - HND
  3. Take the train from Shinagawa to Odawara

$167 - $399

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Narita, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) ITM - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo
  3. Take the train from Tokyo to Odawara

$225 - $594

Train, train to Nagoya, fly to Tokyo Haneda, taxi  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Yamatosaidaiji 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 Shinagawa to Odawara
  5. Take a taxi from Odawara to Hakone

$205 - $434

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nara to Hakone is to drive which costs ¥4500 - ¥7000 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nara to Hakone is to train which costs ¥21000 - ¥30000 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Nara and Hakone is 300 km. The road distance is 386.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Nara to Hakone, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Nara to Hakone via Kyoto, Shin-Yokohama, and Odawara in around 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, JR East Group operates a bus from Nara to Hakone 5 times a day. Tickets cost $52 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda via Izumo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 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 Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
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
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 Shin-Yokohama
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$100 - $130
Green seat
$130 - $180
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 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 Shinagawa to Odawara
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$27 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Tokyo to Odawara
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$28 - $40
Reserved seat
$35 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $60
Train from Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nara to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nara to Osaka
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Railways
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yamatosaidaiji to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Kyoto Fukakusa to Tomei Gotemba
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Nara Kotsu
Website
narakotsu.co.jp
Night bus from Nara to Basuta Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
narakotsu.co.jp
Odakyu Hakone highway bus
Website
odakyu-hakonehighway.co.jp
Bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakone-En
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
odakyu-hakonehighway.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Odawara to Hakone
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Odawara Hotoku Jidosha
Phone
+81 465-22-4155
Website
nttbj.itp.ne.jp

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