There are 6 ways to get from Tokyo to Kitakami by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Kitakami Shinkansen Yamabiko / ...

$95 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo (Station) to Sendai Station
  2. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Kitakami Shinkansen Yamabiko / ...

$85 - $105

4 alternative options

Train via Sendai(Miyagi/Jr)  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) Shinkansen Komachi / ...
  2. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Kitakami Shinkansen Yamabiko / ...

$110 - $156

Drive  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Kitakami 308 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Akita, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Akita (AXT) HND - AXT
  2. Take the train from Akita to Kitakami

$130 - $839

Fly to Misawa, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Misawa (MSJ) HND - MSJ
  2. Take the train from Hachinohe to Morioka
  3. Take the train from Morioka to Kitakami

$191 - $464

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Kitakami is to drive which costs ¥5500 - ¥8500 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Kitakami is to train which costs ¥10000 - ¥15000 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Tokyo and Kitakami is 418 km. The road distance is 492.9 km.

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The train from Tokyo to Kitakami takes 2 h 57 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tokyo and arriving at Kitakami. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Kitakami without a car is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs ¥10000 - ¥15000.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo to Kitakami.
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  • Distance: 261.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Tokyo to Kitakami hourly. Tickets cost $95 - $130 and the journey takes 2 h 57 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Akita
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Misawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Akita
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Kitakami
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$100 - $130
Green seat
$140 - $190
Train from Tokyo to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$70 - $100
Reserved seat
$80 - $110
Green seat
$100 - $140
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Kitakami
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $50
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Train from Akita to Kitakami
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $65
Reserved seat
$55 - $70
Green seat
$65 - $90
Train from Hachinohe to Morioka
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$35 - $50
Green seat
$45 - $65
Bus operators
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo (Station) to Sendai Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp

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