There are 4 ways to get from Shinjuku to Aokigahara by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Fuji-Q Highland
  2. Take the bus from 富士急ハイランド(1番) to 赤池 富士山駅発 下部温泉郷方面行き / ...

$22 - $31

3 alternative options

Train Japan Railways Limited Express, bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Otsuki
  2. Take the train from Otsuki to Kawaguchiko
  3. Take the bus from 河口湖駅(4番) to 赤池

$39 - $49

Train, bus JR Bus Kanto  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Okubo to Tokyo
  2. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Tekko Builing to Kawaguchiko
  3. Take the bus from 河口湖駅(4番) to 上九一色中学校入口

$29 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku to Aokigahara 76.5 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku to Aokigahara is to drive which costs ¥1400 - ¥2100 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku to Aokigahara is to drive which costs ¥1400 - ¥2100 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku and Aokigahara is 102 km. The road distance is 122.3 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Shinjuku to Aokigahara, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shinjuku to Aokigahara. However, there are services departing from Basuta Shinjuku and arriving at 赤池 via 富士急ハイランド(1番). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku to Aokigahara.
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  • Distance: 63.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan and Aokigahara, Japan?

You can take a bus from Shinjuku to Aokigahara via Fuji-Q Highland, 富士急ハイランド(1番), and 赤池 in around 3 h 19 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Fujikyu Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Otsuki to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
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 Shin-Okubo to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Fujikyu Bus
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Fuji-Q Highland
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Fuji Express
Website
fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from 富士急ハイランド(1番) to 赤池
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from 河口湖駅(4番) to 赤池
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from 河口湖駅(4番) to 上九一色中学校入口
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
fujikyu.co.jp
JR Bus Kanto

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