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

  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

$84 - $218

6 alternative options

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto, train  •  5 h 44 min

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

$155 - $434

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki, train  •  6 h 41 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 8 min

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

$269 - $359

Bus  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo to Toyama
  2. Take the bus from Dentetsu Toyama to Sendai Station

$191 - $205

Night bus, bus  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakata Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kagoshima-chūō-eki-mae

$255

Drive  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Kagoshima 848.9 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima is to train and fly which costs ¥9000 - ¥25000 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima is to fly which costs ¥10000 - ¥42000 and takes 4 h.

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The distance between Tokyo and Kagoshima is 968 km. The road distance is 1358.2 km.

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

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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 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo to Kagoshima.
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  • Distance: 604.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

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

Japan Airlines, 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 8 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 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 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Solaseed Air
Website
solaseedair.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 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
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kumamoto to Kagoshima-Chuo
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$65 - $85
Train from Tokyo to Hakata
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$200 - $280
Reserved seat
$220 - $280
Green seat
$290 - $390
Train from Hakata to Kagoshima-Chuo
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$60 - $85
Reserved seat
$70 - $85
Green seat
$90 - $120
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Dentetsu Toyama to Sendai Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$89
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Nishi-Nippon Railroad (Nishitetsu)
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Night bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Hakata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$199
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kagoshima-chūō-eki-mae
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
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