Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa

Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa

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23:30
Ikebukuro, Tokyo
3h 11m bus ride with Seibubus ZSB3 in AC Seater
02:41
+1
Yuzawa Naeba Ski Resort, Niigata
¥5,250 per adult

From Ikebukuro to Echigo Yuzawa by bus

23:30
Ikebukuro, Tokyo
3h 11m bus ride with Seibubus ZSB3 in AC Seater
02:41
+1
Yuzawa Naeba Ski Resort, Niigata
¥5,250 per adult

Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa Schedule

Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Seibubus ZSB3 AC Seater 07:00 - 09:56¥ 5,250
Seibubus ZSB3 AC Seater 11:00 - 13:56¥ 5,250
Seibubus ZSB3 AC Seater 16:00 - 18:56¥ 4,746
Seibubus ZSB3 AC Seater 18:00 - 20:56¥ 4,746
Seibubus ZSB3 AC Seater 23:30 - 02:41¥ 5,250

Transportation from Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa

How to get from Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa

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

  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. 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 JPY 7,869. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as JPY 4,746.

How far is Tokyo from Echigo Yuzawa?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa. Your trip will be a total of 125 miles (200 km). The flying distance is 109 miles (174 km).

How long does it take to get from Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa?

The travel time from Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 4 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa?

The cost of the trip from Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Seibubus ZSB3: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as JPY 4,746 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 JPY 7,869.

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

  • Bus tickets - JPY 4,746 to JPY 5,250;
  • Train tickets - JPY 7,869 to JPY 7,869;

How many trips per day are there between Tokyo and Echigo Yuzawa?

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 07:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:50. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Tokyo to Niigata 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.

Trains

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 Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Tokyo to Echigo Yuzawa? 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:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.