There are 4 ways to get from Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station by train, bus, subway or car

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Train  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Ueno to Karuizawa Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...

$37 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Ikebukuro to Karuizawa

$26

2 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Yoyogi Toei Subway Oedo
  2. Take the bus from Shinjuku Station New South Exit to Sakudaira

$49 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station 95.1 miles

$16 - $24

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The distance between Shinjuku and Karuizawa Station is 120 km. The road distance is 152.1 km.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station is to train which takes 2 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 59 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station is 152 km. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station.

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There are 92+ hotels available in Karuizawa Station. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station.
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  • Distance: 75 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, Seibu bus operates a bus from Shinjuku to Karuizawa Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 and the journey takes 2 h 52 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Ueno to Karuizawa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$55 - $80
Bus operators
Seibu bus
Website
seibubus.co.jp
Bus from Ikebukuro to Karuizawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
seibubus.co.jp
JR Bus Kanto
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Shinjuku Station New South Exit to Sakudaira
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com

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