Tokyo to Nagoya

Tokyo to Nagoya

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Tokyo to Nagoya Schedule

Tokyo to Nagoya Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shinkansen JR Central Green Car 06:00 - 07:40$ 112.43
Shinkansen JR Central Unreserved seat 09:00 - 10:40$ 80.43
Shinkansen JR Central Unreserved seat 11:30 - 13:10$ 80.43
Shinkansen JR Central Unreserved seat 13:30 - 15:10$ 80.43
New Prince Highway Bus WL08 Express 14:00 - 19:30$ 28.81
Shinkansen JR Central Unreserved seat 16:30 - 18:10$ 80.43
Shinkansen JR Central Green Car 19:30 - 21:10$ 112.43
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 21:24 - 23:04$ 86.07
Sakura Kotsu SK4 Express 23:25 - 05:50$ 20.73

Transportation from Tokyo to Nagoya

Tokyo to Nagoya Destination Reviews

The staffs are very friendly and helpfull, the trip was comfortable and quiet. The bus arrived just in time. Wonderfull trip. Indeed 5 status...
Bus Express, Sugisaki Kanko Bus SS2, Nov 7, 2019
Excellent service!
Train Standard Seat, Shinkansen Train (Shinkansen Train), Sep 23, 2019
8 customer reviews

How to get from Tokyo to Nagoya

When you want to get from Tokyo to Nagoya, 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 flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 115.70. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 37.67.

How far is Tokyo from Nagoya?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Tokyo to Nagoya. Your trip will be a total of 226 miles (363 km). The flying distance is 213 miles (342 km).

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

The travel time from Tokyo to Nagoya 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 Tokyo to Nagoya?

The cost of the trip from Tokyo to Nagoya varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Willer Express WL12: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 37.67 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as USD 115.70.

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

  • Bus tickets - USD 37.67 to USD 71.37;
  • Train tickets - USD 78.42 to USD 109.61;
  • Plane tickets - USD 80.63 to USD 115.70;

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

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 Tokyo to Nagoya. 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 80.63.

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 Tokyo to Nagoya

All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines


Taking a bus from Tokyo to Nagoya 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 Tokyo to Nagoya

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

  • 70% decided to go for a bus.
  • 27% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 3% users took a plane.