There are 3 ways to get from Tokyo to Hitachi by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Hitachi Ltd Exp Hitachi / ...

$35 - $45

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Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Hitachi

$22

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Hitachi 89.5 miles

$15 - $22

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit station and arriving at Hitachi. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tokyo and arriving at Hitachi. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Tokyo and Hitachi is 129 km. The road distance is 143.2 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Hitachi without a car is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs .

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The train from Tokyo to Hitachi takes 1 h 36 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Tokyo to Hitachi train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Tokyo station.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Hitachi is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 25 min.

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Tokyo to Hitachi bus services, operated by JR Bus Kanto, arrive at Hitachi station.

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Tokyo to Hitachi train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Hitachi station.

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  • Distance: 80.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

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

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Tokyo to Hitachi hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Tokyo to Hitachi hourly. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo to Hitachi is 143 km. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Tokyo to Hitachi.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Hitachi. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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