There are 4 ways to get from Tsukuba to Hitachi by train, bus or car

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 Japan Railways Limited Express  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kashiwa to Mito(Ibaraki) Ltd Exp Tokiwa
  2. Take the train from Mito(Ibaraki) to Hitachi JR Joban / ...

$37 - $45

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Kita-Senju Tsukuba Express Rapid / ...
  2. Take the train from Kita-Senju to Mito(Ibaraki) JR Joban

$30 - $38

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Tsukuba Center to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
  2. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Hitachi

$37

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Tsukuba to Hitachi 55.3 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Tsukuba, Japan and Hitachi, Japan?

You can take a train from Tsukuba to Hitachi via Nagareyama-Otakanomori, Kashiwa, and Mito(Ibaraki) in around 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tsukuba to Hitachi via Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit in around 4 h.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Mito(Ibaraki) to Hitachi
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kita-Senju to Mito(Ibaraki)
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tsukuba Express
Website
mir.co.jp
Train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Kita-Senju
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tsukuba Center to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Hitachi
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tsukuba to Hitachi?

The distance between Tsukuba and Hitachi is 77 km. The road distance is 89 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tsukuba to Hitachi?

The cheapest way to get from Tsukuba to Hitachi is to drive which costs ¥1000 - ¥1500 and takes 1 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tsukuba to Hitachi?

The quickest way to get from Tsukuba to Hitachi is to drive which takes 1 h 6 min and costs ¥1000 - ¥1500.

Is there a direct train between Tsukuba and Hitachi?

No, there is no direct train from Tsukuba to Hitachi. However, there are services departing from Kenkyu-Gakuen and arriving at Hitachi via Nagareyama-Otakanomori, Kashiwa and Mito(Ibaraki). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

Is there a direct bus between Tsukuba and Hitachi?

No, there is no direct bus from Tsukuba to Hitachi. However, there are services departing from Tsukuba Center and arriving at Hitachi via Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

How long does it take to get from Tsukuba to Hitachi?

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Tsukuba to Hitachi, including transfers.