There are 4 ways to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Nikkō by train, 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

Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Utsunomiya
  3. Take the train from Utsunomiya to Nikko

$58 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Narita Airport to Tokyo Station
  2. Take the train from Tokyo Skytree to Tobu-Nikko Tobu Ltd Exp Kegon / ...

$29 - $32

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Narita to Haneda Airport
  2. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Tobu-Nikko Station

$55 - $74

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Nikkō 102.6 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Nikkō is to drive which costs ¥1900 - ¥2900 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Nikkō is to drive which costs ¥1900 - ¥2900 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) and Nikkō is 129 km. The road distance is 164.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Nikkō, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Nikkō station. However, there are services departing from Tokyo Narita and arriving at Tobu-Nikko Station via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Nikkō. However, there are services departing from Narita Airport Terminal 2 and arriving at Nikko via Tokyo and Utsunomiya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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

You can take a train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Nikkō via Tokyo and Utsunomiya in around 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Nikkō via Haneda Airport and Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station in around 5 h 35 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Utsunomiya to Nikko
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
The Access Narita
Website
accessnarita.jp
Bus from Narita Airport to Tokyo Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
accessnarita.jp
Airport Limousine
Keikyu Limousine
Website
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Tobu-Nikko Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com

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