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There are 8 ways to get from Tokyo to Katsuyama by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Kanazawa Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...
  2. Take the train from Kanazawa to Fukui(Fukui) Jr Hokuriku / ...

$110 - $149

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Night bus  •  13h 43m

  1. Take the night bus from Ikebukuro to Fukui Station

$46 - $73

6 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo to Keifuku Taxi Shako

$86 - $88

Drive  •  5h 36m

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Katsuyama 336.8 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu, train  •  5h 15m

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Komatsu (KMQ) HND - KMQ
  2. Take the train from Komatsu to Fukui(Fukui)
  3. Take the train from Fukui(Fukui) to Katsuyama

$95 - $328

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Komatsu, train  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Komatsu (KMQ) NRT - KMQ
  3. Take the train from Komatsu to Fukui(Fukui)
  4. Take the train from Fukui(Fukui) to Katsuyama

$111 - $494

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Itami, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Itami (ITM) HND - ITM
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Fukui(Fukui)
  3. Take the train from Fukui(Fukui) to Katsuyama

$135 - $381

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Toyama, train  •  7h 11m

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Toyama (TOY) HND - TOY
  2. Take the train from Toyama to Kanazawa
  3. Take the train from Kanazawa to Fukui(Fukui)
  4. Take the train from Fukui(Fukui) to Katsuyama

$130 - $445

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Katsuyama is to night bus which costs ¥5000 - ¥8500 and takes 13h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Katsuyama is to fly and train which costs ¥10000 - ¥37000 and takes 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokyo to Katsuyama. However, there are services departing from Tokyo and arriving at Katsuyama via Kanazawa and Fukui(Fukui). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between Tokyo and Katsuyama is 297 km. The road distance is 538.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Katsuyama without a car is to train which takes 5h 27m and costs ¥12000 - ¥17000.

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It takes approximately 5h 27m to get from Tokyo to Katsuyama, including transfers.

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Tokyo to Katsuyama train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Tokyo station.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Katsuyama is to train which takes 5h 27m and costs ¥12000 - ¥17000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥9600 - ¥9900 and takes 9h 27m.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Komatsu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Tokyo to Katsuyama train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Fukui(Fukui) station.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo to Katsuyama.
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  • Distance: 185.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 27m

What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and Katsuyama, Fukui, Japan?

You can take a train from Tokyo to Katsuyama via Kanazawa and Fukui(Fukui) in around 5h 27m. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Tokyo to Katsuyama twice daily. Tickets cost $82 and the journey takes 8h 7m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Toyama
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$100 - $130
Green seat
$130 - $180
Train from Toyama to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$25 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kanazawa to Fukui(Fukui)
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Komatsu to Fukui(Fukui)
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Fukui(Fukui) to Katsuyama
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Fukui(Fukui)
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Ikebukuro to Fukui Station
Ave. Duration
11h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo to Katsuyama is 539 km. It takes approximately 5h 36m to drive from Tokyo to Katsuyama.

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All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Komatsu Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Katsuyama. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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