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There are 7 ways to get from Tokyo to Kenroku-en by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 58m

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Kanazawa Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...

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Night bus  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu South Exit to Yamakan Morinosato

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Bus  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit Kajibashi Parking Lot to Toyama Station North Exit Gl04
  2. Take the bus from Toyama Station to Hirosaka

Drive  •  5h 28m

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Kenroku-en 450 km

Fly to Komatsu, train  •  3h 54m

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

Fly to Toyama, train  •  5h 1m

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

Fly to Noto, bus  •  6h 9m

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Noto (NTQ) HND - NTQ
  2. Take the bus from Noto Satoyama Airport to Kanazawa Station

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The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Kenroku-en is to drive which costs ¥6000 - ¥9000 and takes 5h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from Tokyo to Kenroku-en is to train which takes 2h 58m and costs ¥10000 - ¥16000.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Tokyo Station Yaesu South Exit station and arriving at Yamakan Morinosato. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 10m.

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The distance between Tokyo and Kenroku-en is 296 km. The road distance is 450 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Kenroku-en without a car is to train which takes 2h 58m and costs ¥10000 - ¥16000.

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from Tokyo to Kenroku-en, including transfers.

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Tokyo to Kenroku-en bus services, operated by MARUICHI KANKO Co.,Ltd, depart from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit Kajibashi Parking Lot.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Kenroku-en is to train which takes 2h 58m and costs ¥10000 - ¥16000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9h 4m.

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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 Kenroku-en bus services, operated by Hokutetsu Transportation, arrive at Hirosaka station.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo to Kenroku-en.
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  • Distance: 295.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 58m

What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and Kenroku-en, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Tokyo to Kanazawa hourly. Tickets cost ¥10000 - ¥15000 and the journey takes 2h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tokyo to Kenroku-en via Toyama Station North Exit, Toyama Station, and Hirosaka in around 9h 4m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥17000 - ¥30000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Toyama
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥17000 - ¥25000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Noto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥17000 - ¥31000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥15000 - ¥30000
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥10000 - ¥15000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥10000 - ¥15000
Reserved seat
¥12000 - ¥15000
Green seat
¥15000 - ¥21000
Train from Toyama to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥2800 - ¥4500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥2800 - ¥3800
Reserved seat
¥3600 - ¥4500
Green seat
¥4300 - ¥6000
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Komatsu to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥1800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥1200 - ¥1800
Reserved Seat
¥1200 - ¥1800
Green Seat
¥1500 - ¥2200
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Komatsu to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥490 - ¥700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Toyama to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥900 - ¥1400
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
MARUICHI KANKO Co.,Ltd
Phone
0767-53-6161
Website
maruichi-gp.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit Kajibashi Parking Lot to Toyama Station North Exit
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
maruichi-gp.co.jp
Hokutetsu Transportation
Phone
81762375115
Website
hokutetsu.co.jp
Bus from Toyama Station to Hirosaka
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥2000
Schedules at
hokutetsu.co.jp
Bus from Noto Satoyama Airport to Kanazawa Station
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥2600
Schedules at
hokutetsu.co.jp
JR Bus Kanto
Phone
03-3844-0489
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Night bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu South Exit to Yamakan Morinosato
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥10000
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo to Kenroku-en is 450 km. It takes approximately 5h 28m to drive from Tokyo to Kenroku-en.

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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 127+ hotels available in Kenroku-en. Prices start at ¥12500 per night.

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