There are 3 ways to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Nippori Keisei Main Ltd Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Nippori to Saitama-Shintoshin Jr Keihin-Tohoku/Negishi Local

$12 - $17

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Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Narita Airport to Saitama-Shintoshin Station

$25

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama 59.4 miles

$10 - $15

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tokyo Narita Airport and arriving at Saitama-Shintoshin Station station. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama. However, there are services departing from Narita Airport Terminal 2 and arriving at Saitama-Shintoshin via Nippori. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) and Saitama is 68 km. The road distance is 95 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama, including transfers.

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Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama bus services, operated by Keisei bus, depart from Tokyo Narita Airport station.

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Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama train services, operated by Keisei Railways, depart from Narita Airport Terminal 2 station.

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The best way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 3 min.

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Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama bus services, operated by Keisei bus, arrive at Saitama-Shintoshin Station.

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Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Saitama-Shintoshin station.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama.
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  • Distance: 42.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama via Nippori in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, Keisei bus operates a bus from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama hourly. Tickets cost $25 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Keisei Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Nippori
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nippori to Saitama-Shintoshin
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Keisei bus
Website
keiseibus.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo Narita Airport to Saitama-Shintoshin Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
honyaku.j-server.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama is 95 km. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Saitama.

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