There are 4 ways to get from Tokyo to Hakuba 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  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Ltd Exp Azusa

$62 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus Access Shinshu  •  6 h 27 min

$47

2 alternative options

Bus Keikyu Limousine  •  7 h 25 min

$58 - $96

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. 166.7 miles

$28 - $45

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

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Tokyo to Hakuba 5 times a week. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 57 min. Alternatively, Access Shinshu operates a bus from Tokyo to Hakuba 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 5 h 13 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Access Shinshu
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo to Hakuba Happo
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Keikyu Limousine
Website
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Haneda Airport International Terminal Station to Hakuba Happo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tokyo and Hakuba is 207 km. The road distance is 267 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Hakuba is to drive which costs ¥3000 - ¥4500 and takes 3 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Hakuba is to drive which takes 3 h 31 min and costs ¥3000 - ¥4500.

No, there is no direct train from Tokyo to Hakuba. However, there are services departing from Tokyo and arriving at Hakuba via Shinjuku(Jr). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Tokyo to Hakuba. However, there are services departing from Tokyo Station Yaesu North Exit and arriving at Hakuba Happo via Haneda Airport International Terminal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Tokyo to Hakuba, including transfers.