There are 5 ways to get from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Nikko to Utsunomiya
  2. Take the train from Utsunomiya to Tokyo
  3. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Kawaguchiko

$37 - $52

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Train, bus via Kurihashi  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Tobu-Nikko to Kurihashi
  2. Take the train from Kurihashi to Tokyo
  3. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Kawaguchiko

$33 - $45

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Tobu-Nikko to Shinjuku(Jr)
  2. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Otsuki
  3. Take the train from Otsuki to Kawaguchiko

$65 - $81

Bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Tobu-Nikko Station to Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station
  2. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko Station

$52 - $77

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station 142.8 miles

$24 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Nikkō station to Kawaguchiko Station station. However, there are services departing from Tobu-Nikko Station and arriving at Kawaguchiko Station via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 and Basuta Shinjuku. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station. However, there are services departing from Tobu-Nikko and arriving at Kawaguchiko via Shinjuku(Jr) and Otsuki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

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The distance between Nikkō and Kawaguchiko Station is 159 km. The road distance is 228.5 km.

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The best way to get from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station, including transfers.

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Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station bus services, operated by Keikyu Limousine, arrive at Tobu-Nikko Station.

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Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Tobu-Nikko station.

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The best way to get from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 57 min.

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Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station bus services, operated by Fujikyu Bus, arrive at Kawaguchiko Station.

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Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station train services, operated by Fujikyu Railway, arrive at Kawaguchiko station.

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Map of how to get from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station.
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  • Distance: 99.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

What companies run services between Nikkō, Japan and Kawaguchiko Station, Japan?

You can take a train from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station via Shinjuku(Jr) and Otsuki in around 5 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station, Haneda Airport Terminal 1, Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal, and Basuta Shinjuku in around 5 h 57 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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nikko to Utsunomiya
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Utsunomiya to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kurihashi to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tobu Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tobu-Nikko to Kurihashi
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tobu-Nikko to Shinjuku(Jr)
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Otsuki
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Fujikyu Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Otsuki to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Fujikyu Bus
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo Station to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Keikyu Limousine
Website
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Tobu-Nikko Station to Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station is 228 km. It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to drive from Nikkō to Kawaguchiko Station.

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