There are 3 ways to get from Takasaki to Karuizawa Station by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  15 min

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

$22 - $35

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Takasaki to Karuizawa Station 28.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Takasaki to Karuizawa Station 28.7 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Takasaki to Karuizawa Station is to drive which costs ¥500 - ¥800 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Takasaki to Karuizawa Station is to train which costs ¥2400 - ¥3800 and takes 15 min.

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The distance between Takasaki and Karuizawa Station is 34 km. The road distance is 45.9 km.

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The train from Takasaki to Karuizawa takes 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Takasaki and arriving at Karuizawa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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What companies run services between Takasaki, Japan and Karuizawa Station, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Takasaki to Karuizawa Station hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Takasaki to Karuizawa
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$22 - $29
Reserved seat
$28 - $35
Green seat
$30 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Takasaki to Karuizawa Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200

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