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There are 3 ways to get from Ueno to Karuizawa Station by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Shimonita to Takasaki Joshin Electric Railway

$119 - $154

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ueno to Karuizawa Station 46 miles

$250 - $310

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Ueno to Karuizawa Station 46 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Ueno to Karuizawa Station is to drive which costs ¥850 - ¥1300 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ueno to Karuizawa Station is to taxi which costs ¥29000 - ¥35000 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Ueno and Karuizawa Station is 32 km. The road distance is 73.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ueno to Karuizawa Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs ¥13000 - ¥18000.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Ueno to Karuizawa Station, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ueno to Karuizawa Station is 74 km. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Ueno to Karuizawa Station.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Karuizawa Station. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ueno to Karuizawa Station.
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  • Distance: 20.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

What companies run services between Ueno, Gunma, Japan and Karuizawa Station, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Ueno to Karuizawa Station hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 2 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 Shimonita to Takasaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
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Taxi from Ueno to Karuizawa Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$250 - $310

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