There are 4 ways to get from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō by train, bus or car

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Train Tobu Railway  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kita-Senju to Tobu-Nikko Tobu Ltd Exp Kegon / ...

$16 - $20

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Train Japan Railways (JR)  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Ueno to Utsunomiya JR Utsunomiya / ...
  2. Take the train from Utsunomiya to Nikko JR Nikko

$21 - $30

Bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Asakusa View Hotel, Tokyo to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Tobu-Nikko Station

$37 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō 92.9 miles

$15 - $23

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No, there is no direct bus from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō station. However, there are services departing from Asakusa View Hotel, Tokyo and arriving at Tobu-Nikko Station via Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō. However, there are services departing from Ueno and arriving at Nikko via Utsunomiya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Ueno (Station) and Nikkō is 116 km. The road distance is 148.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō without a car is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō, including transfers.

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Ueno (Station) to Nikkō bus services, operated by Airport Limousine, depart from Asakusa View Hotel, Tokyo station.

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Ueno (Station) to Nikkō train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Ueno station.

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The best way to get from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 32 min.

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Ueno (Station) to Nikkō bus services, operated by Keikyu Limousine, arrive at Tobu-Nikko Station.

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Ueno (Station) to Nikkō train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Nikko station.

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Map of how to get from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō.
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  • Distance: 72.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Ueno (Station), Tokyo Prefecture, Japan and Nikkō, Japan?

Tobu Railway operates a train from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō every 3 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō via Asakusa View Hotel, Tokyo, Haneda Airport Terminal 1, and Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station in around 5 h 32 min.

Train operators
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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Ueno to Utsunomiya
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Utsunomiya to Nikko
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Airport Limousine
Website
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Asakusa View Hotel, Tokyo to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
Keikyu Limousine
Website
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Tobu-Nikko Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Ueno (Station) to Nikkō is 149 km. It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to drive from Ueno (Station) to Nikkō.

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