There are 4 ways to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Karuizawa Station by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo Ltd Exp Narita Express
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Karuizawa Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...

$62 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Hotel Metropolitan Tokyo
  2. Take the bus from Ikebukuro to Karuizawa

$50 - $53

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Takasaki Station
  2. Take the train from Takasaki to Karuizawa Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...

$64 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Karuizawa Station 143.4 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Karuizawa Station is to drive which costs ¥2600 - ¥3900 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Karuizawa Station is to train which costs ¥6500 - ¥10000 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) and Karuizawa Station is 170 km. The road distance is 229.5 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Karuizawa Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Karuizawa Station. However, there are services departing from Narita Airport Terminal 2 and arriving at Karuizawa via Ikebukuro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Karuizawa Station. However, there are services departing from Narita Airport Terminal 2 and arriving at Karuizawa via Tokyo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT), Japan and Karuizawa Station, Japan?

You can take a train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Karuizawa Station via Tokyo in around 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Karuizawa Station via Hotel Metropolitan Tokyo and Ikebukuro in around 6 h 27 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Karuizawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$60 - $80
Train from Takasaki to Karuizawa
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$22 - $30
Reserved seat
$28 - $35
Green seat
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Kan-etsu Transportation
Website
global.kan-etsu.net
Bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Takasaki Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
global.kan-etsu.net
Airport Limousine
Website
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Hotel Metropolitan Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
Seibu bus
Website
seibubus.co.jp
Bus from Ikebukuro to Karuizawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
seibubus.co.jp

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