There are 4 ways to get from Shimizu to Hakone by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Japan Railways Shinkansen, bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Mishima to Odawara Shinkansen Kodama
  2. Take the bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi

$30 - $47

Cheapest option

Train, bus via 御殿場駅2番のりば  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Ooka to Gotemba
  2. Take the bus from 御殿場駅2番のりば to 東山旧岸邸前
  3. Take the bus from Higashiyama-kyu-lishitei-mae to Kigaonsen-no-sato

$12 - $22

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shimizu to Hakone 19.3 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Shimizu to Hakone 19.3 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The distance between Shimizu and Hakone is 19 km. The road distance is 30.8 km.

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The best way to get from Shimizu to Hakone without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Shimizu to Hakone, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shimizu to Hakone is 31 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Shimizu to Hakone.

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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 Shimizu to Hakone.
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  • Distance: 11.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

What companies run services between Shimizu, Shizuoka, Japan and Hakone, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Shimizu to Hakone. However, you can take the train to Mishima, take the train to Odawara, take the walk to Odawara Station, then take the bus to Kigaonsen-iriguchi. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Shimizu to Hakone via Gotemba, 御殿場駅2番のりば, 東山旧岸邸前, and Higashiyama-kyu-lishitei-mae in around 1 h 41 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 Ooka to Gotemba
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
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
Bus from Higashiyama-kyu-lishitei-mae to Kigaonsen-no-sato
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
hakone-tozanbus.co.jp
Fuji Express
Website
fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from 御殿場駅2番のりば to 東山旧岸邸前
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
fujikyu.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Shimizu to Hakone
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Bell Taxi
Phone
+81 55-926-2950
Website
bell-taxi.co.jp

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