There are 5 ways to get from Shinjuku to Kamakura by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Okubo to Shinagawa JR Yamanote
  2. Take the train from Shinagawa to Kamakura JR Yokosuka

$9 - $13

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Train via Shibuya  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Shibuya to Kamakura JR Shonan-Shinjuku / ...

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Kamakura Station

$14 - $24

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shinjuku to Kamakura 35.3 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku to Kamakura 35.3 miles

$5 - $9

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No, there is no direct bus from Shinjuku to Kamakura station. However, there are services departing from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal and arriving at Kamakura Station via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shinjuku to Kamakura. However, there are services departing from Shin-Okubo and arriving at Kamakura via Shinagawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku and Kamakura is 46 km. The road distance is 56.5 km.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Kamakura without a car is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Shinjuku to Kamakura, including transfers.

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Shinjuku to Kamakura bus services, operated by Airport Limousine, depart from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal station.

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Shinjuku to Kamakura train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Shin-Okubo station.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Kamakura is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Shinjuku to Kamakura bus services, operated by Keikyu Limousine, arrive at Kamakura Station.

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Shinjuku to Kamakura train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Kamakura station.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku to Kamakura.
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  • Distance: 28.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

You can take a train from Shinjuku to Kamakura via Shinagawa in around 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shinjuku to Kamakura via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 and Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station in around 2 h 20 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 Shin-Okubo to Shinagawa
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinagawa to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shibuya to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Airport Limousine
Website
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
Keikyu Limousine
Website
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Kamakura Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shinjuku to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Hinomaru
Phone
+81 3-3814-1111
Website
hinomaru.tokyo
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5755-2336
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5547-5551
Website
tokyomk.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinjuku to Kamakura is 56 km. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Shinjuku to Kamakura.

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

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