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There are 4 ways to get from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station by train, bus or car

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Train, bus Fujikyu Bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Shizuoka to Mishima Shinkansen Kodama / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mishima Eki to Kawaguchiko Eki

$31 - $57

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Gotemba  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Shizuoka to Numazu
  2. Take the train from Numazu to Gotemba
  3. Take the bus from 御殿場駅2番のりば to 河口湖駅(6番)

$20 - $30

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Shizuoka to Shin-Yokohama
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Hachioji
  3. Take the train from Otsuki to Kawaguchiko

$70 - $97

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station 53.8 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station is to drive which costs ¥1000 - ¥1500 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station is to drive which costs ¥1000 - ¥1500 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station. However, there are services departing from Shizuoka and arriving at Kawaguchiko via Shin-Yokohama, Hachioji and Otsuki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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The distance between Shizuoka and Kawaguchiko Station is 67 km. The road distance is 86 km.

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The best way to get from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 1 min and costs ¥3400 - ¥6500.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station, including transfers.

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Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Shizuoka station.

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Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station train services, operated by Fujikyu Railway, arrive at Kawaguchiko station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station is 86 km. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station.

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There are 264+ hotels available in Kawaguchiko Station. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station.
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  • Distance: 42 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Shizuoka, Japan and Kawaguchiko Station, Japan?

You can take a train from Shizuoka to Kawaguchiko Station via Shin-Yokohama, Hachioji, and Otsuki in around 4 h 54 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shizuoka to Mishima
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$24 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
Train from Shizuoka to Shin-Yokohama
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$60 - $80
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 Shizuoka to Numazu
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Numazu to Gotemba
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Yokohama to Hachioji
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Fujikyu Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Otsuki to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Fujikyu Bus
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Mishima Eki to Kawaguchiko Eki
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Fuji Express
Website
fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from 御殿場駅2番のりば to 河口湖駅(6番)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
fujikyu.co.jp

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