There are 3 ways to get from Shinjuku to Lake Ashi by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Okubo to Shinagawa
  2. Take the train from Shinagawa to Odawara
  3. Take a taxi from Odawara to Lake Ashi

$114 - $153

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakone-En

$18

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku to Lake Ashi 62.1 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku to Lake Ashi is to drive which costs ¥1100 - ¥1700 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku to Lake Ashi is to drive which costs ¥1100 - ¥1700 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basuta Shinjuku and arriving at Hakone-En. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku and Lake Ashi is 84 km. The road distance is 99.4 km.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Lake Ashi without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 30 min and costs ¥12000 - ¥18000.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Shinjuku to Lake Ashi, including transfers.

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Shinjuku to Lake Ashi bus services, operated by Odakyu Hakone highway bus, depart from Basuta Shinjuku station.

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Shinjuku to Lake Ashi bus services, operated by Odakyu Hakone highway bus, arrive at Hakone-En station.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku to Lake Ashi.
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  • Distance: 52.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

Odakyu Hakone highway bus operates a bus from Shinjuku to Lake Ashi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 2 h 30 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 Shin-Okubo to Shinagawa
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Odakyu Hakone highway bus
Website
odakyu-hakonehighway.co.jp
Bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakone-En
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
odakyu-hakonehighway.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Odawara to Lake Ashi
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Odawara Hotoku Jidosha
Phone
+81 465-22-4155
Website
nttbj.itp.ne.jp

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