Nagoya to Tokyo

Nagoya to Tokyo

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Nagoya to Tokyo Schedule

Nagoya to Tokyo Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Willer Express WL12 Express 07:20 - 12:50$ 25.32
New Prince Highway Bus WL08 Express 09:45 - 15:15$ 25.08
Osaka Bus ZOS Express 10:40 - 17:36$ 28.03
Willer Express WL12 Express 12:45 - 18:15$ 21.34
Shinkansen JR Central Unreserved seat 14:36 - 16:16¥ 10,877
Japan Airlines Economy #JL440716:35 - 18:00$ 197.40
Shinkansen JR Central Green Car 18:36 - 20:16¥ 15,498
Shinkansen JR Central Unreserved seat 20:36 - 22:16¥ 11,088
Sugisaki Kanko Bus SS2 Express 23:40 - 06:06$ 15.69

Transportation from Nagoya to Tokyo

Nagoya to Tokyo Destination Reviews

I had a good and safty travel.
Bus Express, Grace Liner GR2 (グレース観光株式会社), Feb 2, 2020
Bus was on time
Bus Express, Heisei Enterprise HE0 (株式会社平成エンタープライズ), Dec 26, 2019
Great, on time, safe
Bus Express, Grace Liner GR2 (グレース観光株式会社), Oct 5, 2019
12 customer reviews

How to get from Nagoya to Tokyo

When you want to get from Nagoya to Tokyo, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Train ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 113.15. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 20.56.

How far is Nagoya from Tokyo?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Nagoya to Tokyo. Your trip will be a total of 217 miles (348 km). The flying distance is 167 miles (268 km).

How long does it take to get from Nagoya to Tokyo?

The travel time from Nagoya to Tokyo can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 8 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Nagoya to Tokyo?

The cost of the trip from Nagoya to Tokyo varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Takei Kanko AF6: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 20.56 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Train - a one-way Train ticket can cost as much as USD 113.15.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Nagoya to Tokyo:

  • Bus tickets - USD 20.56 to USD 79.15;
  • Train tickets - USD 80.95 to USD 113.15;
  • Plane tickets - USD 81.21 to USD 88.40;

How many trips per day are there between Nagoya and Tokyo?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 51 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Nagoya to Tokyo. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 81.21.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Nagoya to Tokyo
Japan Airlines


Taking a bus from Nagoya to Tokyo is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Nagoya to Tokyo

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Nagoya to Tokyo? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 94% decided to go for a bus.
  • 4% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 2% users took a plane.