There are 6 ways to get from Tokyo to Takayama by train, 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  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Toyama Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...
  2. Take the train from Toyama to Takayama Ltd Exp Hida

$109 - $144

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Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo to Takayama Bus Terminal

$61 - $64

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Takayama 191.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Toyama, train  •  5 h 51 min

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

$113 - $412

Fly to Komatsu, train  •  6 h 32 min

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

$144 - $396

Fly to Nagoya, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Nagoya (NGO) HND - NGO
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Takayama

$106 - $296

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Takayama is to drive which costs ¥3600 - ¥5500 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Takayama is to drive which costs ¥3600 - ¥5500 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Tokyo and Takayama is 232 km. The road distance is 307.1 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Tokyo to Takayama, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokyo to Takayama. However, there are services departing from Tokyo and arriving at Takayama via Toyama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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

You can take a train from Tokyo to Takayama via Toyama in around 4 h 37 min. Alternatively, Nouhi Bus operates a bus from Tokyo to Takayama every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Keio Dentetsu Bus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Toyama
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Toyama
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$85 - $120
Reserved seat
$95 - $120
Green seat
$120 - $160
Train from Kanazawa to Toyama
Ave. Duration
23 min
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 Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Toyama to Takayama
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Takayama
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Keio Dentetsu Bus
Website
highwaybus.com
Bus from Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo to Takayama BC
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
highwaybus.com

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