There are 6 ways to get from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen by train, night bus, car, plane, taxi or bus

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  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Oishida Shinkansen Tsubasa

$144 - $188

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Night bus  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo Yaesu Exit to Yamagata Kencho-mae

$82 - $93

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Drive  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen 268.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Yamagata  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Yamagata (GAJ) HND - GAJ

$126 - $329

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Shonai, train, taxi  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Shonai (SYO) HND - SYO
  2. Take the train from Amarume to Shinjo
  3. Take the train from Shinjo to Oishida
  4. Take a taxi from Oishida to Ginzan-onsen

$194 - $762

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Sendai, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Sendai (SDJ) NRT - SDJ
  3. Take the bus from Sendai to Otaki

$209 - $732

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen. However, there are services departing from Tokyo Yaesu Exit and arriving at Ginzan-onsen via Yamagata Kencho-mae and Yamagata Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 1 min.

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The distance between Tokyo and Ginzan-onsen is 328 km. The road distance is 429.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen without a car is to train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen, including transfers.

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Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen bus services, operated by Yamako Bus, depart from Tokyo Yaesu Exit station.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen is to train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Yamagata Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen bus services, operated by Yamako Bus, arrive at Yamagata Kencho-mae station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen is 429 km. It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to drive from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen.

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Japan Airlines offers flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Yamagata Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen.
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  • Distance: 205 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and Ginzan-onsen, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, Japan Airlines flies from Tokyo to Ginzan-onsen twice daily.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Shonai
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Sendai
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yamagata
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
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.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Amarume to Shinjo
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjo to Oishida
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Yamako Bus
Website
yamakobus.co.jp
Night bus from Tokyo Yaesu Exit to Yamagata Kencho-mae
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Sendai to Otaki
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Oishida to Ginzan-onsen
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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There are 10+ hotels available in Ginzan-onsen. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Tokyo Haneda Airport is to Monorail which takes 23 min and costs .

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