There are 3 ways to get from Shirakawa-go to Kawaguchiko Station by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Shirakawago, Gifu to Toyama
  2. Take the train from Toyama to Tokyo
  3. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Kawaguchiko

$130 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Kawaguchiko Station

$75

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Shirakawa-go to Kawaguchiko Station 167.4 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shirakawa-go to Kawaguchiko Station is to drive which costs ¥3100 - ¥4600 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shirakawa-go to Kawaguchiko Station is to drive which costs ¥3100 - ¥4600 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Shirakawa-go and Kawaguchiko Station is 188 km. The road distance is 267.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Shirakawa-go to Kawaguchiko Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shirakawa-go to Kawaguchiko Station station. However, there are services departing from Shirakawago and arriving at Kawaguchiko Station via Takayama Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Shirakawa-go, Japan and Kawaguchiko Station, Japan?

Nouhi Bus operates a bus from Shirakawa-go to Kawaguchiko Station twice daily. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Toyama to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$85 - $120
Reserved seat
$95 - $120
Green seat
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Shirakawago, Gifu to Toyama
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Kawaguchiko Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
JR Bus Kanto
Fujikyu Bus
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo Station to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp

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