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Results from Tokyo to Fuji on Saturday, 10 June 2023
How to get from Tokyo to Fuji
The easiest way to travel from Tokyo to Fuji is by train.
How far is Tokyo from Fuji?
The travel distance between Tokyo and Fuji is 140 km. There is no direct flight from Tokyo to Fuji, the only option to travel is by train.
How long does it take to get from Tokyo to Fuji?
It takes 1 hour to get from Tokyo to Fuji by train.
What types of trains operate the route Tokyo to Fuji?
The Tokaido Shinkansen high-speed train runs between Tokyo and Osaka, stopping in Fuji.
There are three types of services on the Tokaido Shinkansen: Nozomi is the fast service stopping only at key stations, Hikari is the semi-fast service stopping at the major stations and Kodama is the local service stopping at all stations.
Shinkansen trains carry Green Cars with business class seats and Ordinary Cars with standard class seats distributed in Reserved and Non-reserved. In total, the Shinkansen trains offer three passengers classes: Reserved Seat (Green Car), Reserved Seat (Ordinary Car) and Non-reserved Seat.
Travellers with Reserved Seat tickets are required to take their numbered seat in the Green Cars or the Ordinary Cars. Travellers with Non-reserved Seat tickets are allowed to take any seat available only in the Ordinary Cars designated as Non-reserved.
Alternatively, there is a Limited Express train operated by JR East running from Tokyo to Fujikawaguchiko and Fujiyoshida:
- - The Limited Express Fuji Excursion runs between Tokyo and Kawaguchiko Station in Fujikawaguchiko, stopping in Mt. Fuji Station in Fujiyoshida.
For more information about travelling by train, please read our Train Guide in Japan.
How much does it cost to get from Tokyo to Fuji by train?
The train ticket with JR costs 5,170 JPY for Non-reserved Seat, 5,900 JPY for Reserved Seat (Ordinary Car) and 7,970 JPY for Reserved Seat (Green Car) on Kodama trains.
For trains operated by JR, travellers can book online and pick up the tickets at the station by scanning the QR code included in the electronic ticket at the ticket vending machines. For more information, please read the instructions to use the train e-ticket.
Where does the train from Tokyo to Fuji depart?
Trains on the Tokaido Shinkansen line depart from Tokyo Station and Shinagawa Station in Tokyo.
Passengers are requested to arrive at the station 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time to complete the boarding procedures or risk missing the train.
Where does the train from Tokyo to Fuji arrive?
Trains on the Tokaido Shinkansen line arrive at Shin-Fuji Station, Fuji.
Where to travel next from Fuji?
From Fuji, you can go by train to Nagoya, Kyoto and Osaka on the Tokaido Shinkansen.