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There are 5 ways to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate 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.

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Train  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Keisei-Ueno
  2. Take the train from Ueno to Oyama(Tochigi)
  3. Take the train from Oyama(Tochigi) to Shimodate

¥2499 - ¥6540

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tsuchiura-eki
  2. Take the train from Tomobe to Shimodate JR Mito

¥3300 - ¥4900

Bus, train via Saitama  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Narita Airport to Ōmiya Station
  2. Take the train from Omiya(Saitama) to Oyama(Tochigi) Shinkansen Nasuno / ...

¥3890 - ¥7210

Bus, train #2  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Mito Station South exit
  2. Take the train from Mito(Ibaraki) to Shimodate JR Mito

¥4100 - ¥4500

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate 53.5 miles

¥1000 - ¥1500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate is to drive which costs ¥1000 - ¥1500 and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate is to drive which costs ¥1000 - ¥1500 and takes 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate. However, there are services departing from Narita Airport Terminal 2 and arriving at Shimodate via Ueno and Oyama(Tochigi). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 34m.

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The distance between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) and Shimodate is 69 km. The road distance is 85.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate without a car is to train which takes 2h 34m and costs ¥2500 - ¥7000.

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It takes approximately 2h 34m to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate is 86 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Shimodate. Prices start at ¥5300 per night.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate.
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  • Distance: 43.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 34m

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

You can take a train from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Shimodate via Keisei-Ueno, Ueno, and Oyama(Tochigi) in around 2h 34m.

Train operators
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 Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Keisei-Ueno
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥1500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Ueno to Oyama(Tochigi)
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥1800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Oyama(Tochigi) to Shimodate
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥290 - ¥410
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Tomobe to Shimodate
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥550 - ¥800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Omiya(Saitama) to Oyama(Tochigi)
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥800 - ¥1200
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Mito(Ibaraki) to Shimodate
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥800 - ¥1200
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Ueno to Oyama(Tochigi)
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3100 - ¥4700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥3100 - ¥4200
Reserved seat
¥3900 - ¥4700
Green seat
¥4800 - ¥6500
Train from Omiya(Saitama) to Oyama(Tochigi)
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2600 - ¥4000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥2600 - ¥3500
Reserved seat
¥3300 - ¥4000
Green seat
¥4000 - ¥5500
Bus operators
Kanto Railway Co Ltd
Bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tsuchiura-eki
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥2200
Schedules at
kantetsu.co.jp
Keisei bus
Website
keiseibus.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo Narita Airport to Ōmiya Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2800
Schedules at
honyaku.j-server.com
Keio Dentetsu Bus
Website
highwaybus.com
Bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Mito Station South exit
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥3300
Schedules at
highwaybus.com

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