There are 8 ways to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle by plane, train, bus, night bus 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

Fly Tokyo Narita to Osaka, train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Himeji

$135 - $473

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus, train  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Yokohama City Air Terminal
  2. Take the night bus from Yokohama Station to Kobe Sannomiya Station
  3. Take the train from Motomachi(Hyogo) to Himeji

$85 - $93

6 alternative options

Fly Tokyo Narita to Takamatsu, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Takamatsu (TAK) NRT - TAK
  2. Take the train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Okayama
  3. Take the train from Okayama to Himeji

$95 - $225

Bus to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Kobe, train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Narita to Haneda Airport
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  3. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Himeji

$99 - $296

Bus to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Narita to Haneda Airport
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM
  3. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Himeji

$132 - $386

Train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo Ltd Exp Narita Express
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Himeji Shinkansen Nozomi

$133 - $197

Bus  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
  2. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Station Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Himeji Station

$89 - $97

Drive  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle 406.6 miles

$65 - $100

What companies run services between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT), Japan and Himeji Castle, Japan?

You can take a train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle via Tokyo and Himeji in around 5 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle via Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit, Osaka Station Bus Terminal, Osaka Daiichi Hotel, Osaka Airport, Osaka Itami Airport, and Himeji Station in around 13 h 52 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka via Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Takamatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Takamatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Okayama
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Himeji
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Motomachi(Hyogo) to Himeji
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Airport Limousine
Website
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo Narita to Haneda Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Yokohama City Air Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $34
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
JR Bus Kanto
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Himeji Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Yokohama Station to Kobe Sannomiya Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle?

The distance between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) and Himeji Castle is 527 km. The road distance is 651 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle?

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle is to drive which costs ¥7000 - ¥11000 and takes 7 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle?

The quickest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle is to fly and train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs ¥14000 - ¥55000.

Is there a direct train between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) and Himeji Castle?

No, there is no direct train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle. However, there are services departing from Narita Airport Terminal 2 and arriving at Himeji via Tokyo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

Is there a direct bus between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) and Himeji Castle?

No, there is no direct bus from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle. However, there are services departing from Narita Airport Terminal 2 and arriving at Himeji Station via Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit, Osaka Daiichi Hotel and Osaka Itami Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 52 min.

How long does it take to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle?

It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Himeji Castle, including transfers.