Taxi from Tokyo to Karuizawa

Taxi from Tokyo to Karuizawa

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Tokyo to Karuizawa Charter Schedule

Tokyo to Karuizawa Charter Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Seibu Tourist Bus ZSBG1 Intercity 07:25 - 10:22¥ 2,750
Tokyu Transit XTKT2 Intercity 09:20 - 12:39¥ 3,762
Hokuriku Shinkansen Standard Class 10:37 - 11:37¥ 6,311
Hokuriku Shinkansen Standard 13:04 - 14:15¥ 7,220
Seibu Tourist Bus ZSBG1 Intercity 15:00 - 18:01¥ 2,541
Hokuriku Shinkansen Standard Class 16:37 - 17:37¥ 6,311
Seibu Tourist Bus ZSBG1 Intercity 19:20 - 22:21¥ 2,541
Hokuriku Shinkansen Unreserved seat 20:12 - 21:15¥ 6,919

Transportation from Tokyo to Karuizawa

Facts about the taxi from Tokyo to Karuizawa

Cheapest Taxi$337
Fastest Taxi2h 15m
Earliest Taxi12:00 AM
Latest Taxi12:00 AM
Daily Taxi Routes0
Distance175 kilometers
Taxi CompaniesBB Global Travel

How to get from Tokyo to Karuizawa by Taxi

Taking a taxi to get from Tokyo to Karuizawa is a quick and easy way to travel. With the popularity of Grab, Uber and other carpooling services, hiring a taxi seems unnecessary. But not all countries have Uber or Grab services and if they do, it is often limited to major cities.

Getting a taxi upon your arrival at airports is the best and most convenient way to travel to your hotel or any other destination. A high number of of passengers arriving at the same time may make it difficult to get a taxi, Grab or Uber on spot. Some airports do not offer free WIFI service so booking a Grab or Uber service may not be possible. In some airports there are taxi booking booths but neither there presence nor sensible prices are guaranteed.

Check our list of taxi companies that online booking for travelling from Tokyo to Karuizawa.

How far is it from Tokyo to Karuizawa?

When travelling by taxi, the distance from Tokyo to Karuizawa can vary greatly depending on the route chosen . Often taxi drivers are locals who know backstreets and shortcuts that can put Google Maps to shame. The path taken by skilled taxi drivers may sometimes be longer but will bypass traffic jams, road constructions and other mishaps. This level of personalized driving will typically result in the fastest time of travel from Tokyo to Karuizawa.

How long does it take to get from Tokyo to Karuizawa by Taxi?

When travelling by taxi, the Tokyo to Karuizawa travel time depends heavily on traffic conditions. Taxis provide the best and fastest way to travel in cities as city buses follow fixed routes while taxis can pick you up at any pick-up point and bring to any drop-off point as long as there is an overland way to get there.

The skill of the driver is also a factor that determines the duration of your travel. Local and veteran drivers may know the area like the back of their hand. This gives them the advantage of leaning all the backstreets and shortcuts that can even be more effective than routes suggested by Google Maps.

How much does it cost to get from Tokyo to Karuizawa by Taxi?

For travelling from Tokyo to Karuizawa by taxi, there will be either flat fare or metered fare.

Pre-computed, or flat fare can be more expensive but unlike buses and trains you do not need to buy a ticket for each passenger. If you are a group of 4 or less, you can take just one car – the fare is calculated on ‘per car’, not ‘per passenger’ bases.

This makes taxi a cheap option for travelling when in small groups..

If a taxi company offers larger vehicles like SUVs, it is a good idea to opt for it as it will be only slightly more expensive but will accommodate at least 6 passengers and enough space for your luggage. This makes it even more budget-friendly for groups and families.

Tokyo to Karuizawa timetable

We have partnered with multiple taxi companies from hundreds of locations. Choose any date and time from our Tokyo to Karuizawa timetable for taxi services.

Best Rated Companies for this Route

Getting a taxi has many advantages. Most taxi companies have a fleet of cars and drivers controlled by a centralized call-centre. This makes the service available anytime you need it.

Some taxi companies can also offer larger vehicles for groups or travellers with oversized luggage.

Arguably the most convenient advantage of travelling by taxi is that you can ask the driver to stop at stores, supermarkets or even make a short detour to take a couple of pics while travelling from Tokyo to Karuizawa.