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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Akihabara Tsukuba Express Semi-Rapid / ...
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Kamakura JR Yokosuka

$19 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Tsukuba Hospital to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Kamakura JR Yokosuka

$19 - $22

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Tsukuba Center to Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station
  2. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Ōfuna Eki

$24 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Tsukuba to Kamakura 74.8 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tsukuba to Kamakura is to drive which costs ¥1300 - ¥2100 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tsukuba to Kamakura is to drive which costs ¥1300 - ¥2100 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Tsukuba and Kamakura is 98 km. The road distance is 119.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Tsukuba to Kamakura, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Tsukuba to Kamakura. However, there are services departing from Kenkyu-Gakuen and arriving at Kamakura via Akihabara and Tokyo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Tsukuba to Kamakura.
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  • Distance: 61.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Tsukuba to Kamakura via Akihabara and Tokyo in around 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tsukuba to Kamakura via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station, Ōfuna Eki, and Ofuna in around 3 h 9 min.

Train operators
Tsukuba Express
Website
mir.co.jp
Train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Kamakura
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from University of Tsukuba Hospital to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Keikyu Limousine
Website
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Tsukuba Center to Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Ōfuna Eki
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com

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