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

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

Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Okayama Shinkansen Nozomi

$138 - $184

Cheapest option

Night bus Ryobi Express  •  10 h

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

$60

6 alternative options

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  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Okayama (OKJ) HND - OKJ

$107 - $350

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Takamatsu, train  •  5 h 29 min

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

$115 - $394

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Hiroshima, bus, train  •  5 h 21 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

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Takamatsu, train  •  5 h 57 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 Okayama

$91 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Kurashiki is to night bus which costs ¥6700 and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Kurashiki is to train which costs ¥15000 - ¥21000 and takes 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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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Tokyo to Kurashiki, including transfers.

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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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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 - $180 and the journey takes 3 h 17 min. Alternatively, Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways fly from Tokyo to Kurashiki every 3 hours.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Okayama
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Takamatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
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 Takamatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
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 - $180
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$130 - $180
Reserved seat
$150 - $180
Green seat
$190 - $260
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Okayama
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
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
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
$60
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
$12
Schedules at
hij.airport.jp

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