There are 2 ways to get from Shimoda to Kamakura by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Izukyu Shimoda to Ofuna Ltd Exp Odoriko

$31 - $38

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Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Shimoda to Kamakura 84.9 miles

$14 - $21

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No, there is no direct train from Shimoda to Kamakura. However, there are services departing from Izukyu Shimoda and arriving at Kamakura via Ofuna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Shimoda and Kamakura is 89 km. The road distance is 135.9 km.

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The best way to get from Shimoda to Kamakura without a car is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Shimoda to Kamakura, including transfers.

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Shimoda to Kamakura train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Izukyu Shimoda station.

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Shimoda to Kamakura train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Ofuna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shimoda to Kamakura is 136 km. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Shimoda to Kamakura.

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There are 229+ hotels available in Kamakura. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shimoda to Kamakura.
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  • Distance: 55.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

What companies run services between Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan and Kamakura, Japan?

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Shimoda to Kamakura 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

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Japan Railways Limited Express

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