There are 9 ways to get from Tokyo to Kurashiki by train, night bus, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Okayama Shinkansen Nozomi

$139 - $185

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Night bus Ryobi Express  •  10 h

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu to Kurashima

$55 - $130

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Night bus Chugoku JR Bus Company  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo to Okayama

$78 - $80

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Kurashiki 421 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Okayama, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Okayama (OKJ) HND - OKJ
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Kurashiki

$101 - $349

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Hiroshima, bus, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Hiroshima (HIJ) HND - HIJ
  2. Take the bus from Hiroshima Airport to Fukuyama Station
  3. Take the train from Fukuyama to Kurashiki

$114 - $430

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Takamatsu, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Takamatsu (TAK) HND - TAK
  2. Take the train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Chayamachi

$110 - $387

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima, bus, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Tokushima (TKS) HND - TKS
  2. Take the bus from Matsushige to Takamatsu Station
  3. Take the train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Chayamachi

$131 - $447

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Takamatsu, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Takamatsu (TAK) NRT - TAK
  3. Take the train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Chayamachi

$87 - $214

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Tokyo Station Yaesu station and arriving at Kurashima. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokyo to Kurashiki. However, there are services departing from Tokyo and arriving at Kurashiki via Okayama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Tokyo and Kurashiki is 559 km. The road distance is 673.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Kurashiki without a car is to train which takes 3 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Tokyo to Kurashiki, including transfers.

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Tokyo to Kurashiki bus services, operated by Ryobi Express, arrive at Tokyo Station Yaesu.

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

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Okayama Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Tokyo to Kurashiki bus services, operated by Ryobi Express, arrive at Kurashima station.

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Tokyo to Kurashiki train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Okayama station.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo to Kurashiki.
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  • Distance: 349.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Tokyo to Kurashiki every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $130 - $190 and the journey takes 3 h 17 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Okayama
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Takamatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Takamatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Okayama
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Takamatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Takamatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Okayama
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$130 - $180
Reserved seat
$150 - $190
Green seat
$190 - $260
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 Okayama to Kurashiki
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Fukuyama to Kurashiki
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Chayamachi
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Night bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu to Kurashima
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Night bus from Tokyo to Okayama
Ave. Duration
10 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima Airport to Fukuyama Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
hij.airport.jp
Tokushima Bus Co
Website
tokubus.co.jp
Bus from Matsushige to Takamatsu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
tokubus.co.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo to Kurashiki is 674 km. It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to drive from Tokyo to Kurashiki.

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

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There are 71+ hotels available in Kurashiki. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Tokyo Haneda Airport is to Monorail which takes 23 min and costs .

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