There are 9 ways to get from Yokohama to Nara by train, night bus, car, plane or bus

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  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Kyoto to Nara JR Nara Local / ...

$103 - $142

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Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  2. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka
  3. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Shinomiya(Nara)

$75 - $276

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Night bus Nara Kotsu  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the night bus from Yokohama YCAT to Kintetsu Nara

$81

Night bus JR Bus Kanto  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo to Nara

$147 - $149

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Yokohama to Nara 289.2 miles

$45 - $75

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka, train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM
  2. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Shinomiya(Nara)

$88 - $330

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Ishikawacho to Tokyo
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  3. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM
  4. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Shinomiya(Nara)

$136 - $477

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima, bus, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Tokushima (TKS) HND - TKS
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Naruto to Sannomiya Bus Terminal
  3. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka
  4. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Shinomiya(Nara)

$158 - $487

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Nagoya (NGO) HND - NGO
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto
  3. Take the train from Kyoto to Shinomiya(Nara)

$110 - $305

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Yokohama YCAT and arriving at Kintetsu Nara. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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The distance between Yokohama and Nara is 360 km. The road distance is 462.7 km.

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The best way to get from Yokohama to Nara without a car is to train which takes 3 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Yokohama to Nara, including transfers.

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Yokohama to Nara bus services, operated by Nara Kotsu, depart from Yokohama YCAT station.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yokohama to Nara bus services, operated by Nara Kotsu, arrive at Kintetsu Nara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Yokohama to Nara is 463 km. It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to drive from Yokohama to Nara.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport.

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There are 188+ hotels available in Nara. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Yokohama to Nara.
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  • Distance: 224.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 48 min

What companies run services between Yokohama, Japan and Nara, Japan?

You can take a train from Yokohama to Nara via Shin-Yokohama and Kyoto in around 3 h 48 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka via Sendai
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Yokohama to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$100 - $130
Green seat
$130 - $180
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
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.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Nara
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Ishikawacho to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Shinomiya(Nara)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka-Namba to Shinomiya(Nara)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Shinomiya(Nara)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nara Kotsu
Website
narakotsu.co.jp
Night bus from Yokohama YCAT to Kintetsu Nara
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$81
Schedules at
narakotsu.co.jp
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Naruto to Sannomiya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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The best way to get from Yokohama to Tokyo Haneda Airport is to bus which takes 26 min and costs .

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