There are 8 ways to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima by plane, train, bus, night 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

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Kagoshima (KOJ) HND - KOJ

$93 - $372

Cheapest option

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Kagoshima  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Kagoshima (KOJ) NRT - KOJ

$85 - $218

6 alternative options

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Kumamoto (KMJ) HND - KMJ
  2. Take the train from Kumamoto to Kagoshima-Chuo

$155 - $429

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Miyazaki (KMI) HND - KMI
  2. Take the train from Minamimiyazaki to Kagoshima-Chuo

$137 - $522

Train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Hakata Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Kagoshima-Chuo Shinkansen Sakura / ...

$257 - $360

Bus, train  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Sakaide Interchange Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Sakaide IC to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
  3. Take the train from Hiroshima to Kagoshima-Chuo

$241 - $291

Night bus, bus  •  27 h 54 min

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo Station to Kyoto Station
  2. Take the night bus from Kyoto to Miyazaki City
  3. Take the bus from Miyazaki City to Tenmonkan

$222

Drive  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Kagoshima 848.9 miles

$140 - $210

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

Solaseed Air, All Nippon Airways and two other airlines fly from Tokyo to Kagoshima every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tokyo to Kagoshima via Hakata in around 7 h 3 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Solaseed Air
Website
solaseedair.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kumamoto to Kagoshima-Chuo
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Hakata
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Kagoshima-Chuo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Kagoshima-Chuo
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Sakaide Interchange Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Sakaide IC to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Tokyo Station to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Miyazaki Kotsu
Website
miyakoh.co.jp
Night bus from Kyoto to Miyazaki City
Ave. Duration
14 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
miyakoh.co.jp
Bus from Miyazaki City to Tenmonkan
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
miyakoh.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tokyo to Kagoshima?

The distance between Tokyo and Kagoshima is 968 km. The road distance is 1358 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima?

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima is to train and fly which costs ¥9000 - ¥24000 and takes 4 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima?

The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima is to fly which takes 4 h 5 min and costs ¥10000 - ¥41000.

Is there a direct train between Tokyo and Kagoshima?

No, there is no direct train from Tokyo to Kagoshima. However, there are services departing from Tokyo and arriving at Kagoshima-Chuo via Hakata. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima?

It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima, including transfers.