There are 4 ways to get from Tokyo to Hakone by train, bus, subway or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Odawara Shinkansen Kodama / ...
  2. Take the bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi

$37 - $53

Cheapest option

Metro, train, bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the Metro from Nijubashimae to Yoyogi-Uehara
  2. Take the train from Yoyogi-Uehara to Odawara
  3. Take the bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi

$18 - $22

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Senkyorou-Mae

$20

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Hakone 60.9 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Hakone is to drive which costs ¥1100 - ¥1700 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Hakone is to train and bus which costs ¥4200 - ¥6000 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit station and arriving at Senkyorou-Mae. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Tokyo and Hakone is 83 km. The road distance is 97.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Hakone without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs ¥4200 - ¥6000.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Tokyo to Hakone, including transfers.

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Tokyo to Hakone bus services, operated by JR Bus Kanto, arrive at Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit.

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Tokyo to Hakone bus services, operated by JR Bus Kanto, arrive at Senkyorou-Mae station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo to Hakone is 97 km. It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to drive from Tokyo to Hakone.

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There are 357+ hotels available in Hakone. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 51.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and Hakone, Japan?

JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Tokyo to Hakone every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hakone Tozan Bus
Website
hakone-tozanbus.co.jp
Bus from Odawara Station to Kigaonsen-iriguchi
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
hakone-tozanbus.co.jp
JR Bus Kanto

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