Getting to Nikko


From Tokyo to Tobu Nikko Station

From Kinugawa Onsen to Nikko Toshogu Shrine
(Nikko / Kinugawa Express)

  • Please take the Nikko / Kinugawa Express.
  • The Nikko/Kinugawa Express is a convenient reservation-only bus service connecting Kinugawa-Onsen Station, Tobu Nikko Station, and the Nishi-sando area (in front of Tobu Tourist Center), the gateway to Nikko’s World Heritage sites.
    Buses bound for Nishi-sando leave from Kinugawa-Onsen Station. Buses bound for Kinugawa-Onsen Station leave from Nishi-sando and Tobu Nikko Station.
  • See here for more information about the Nikko / Kinugawa Express

From Tobu Nikko Station to Irohazaka Slope & Lake Chuzenji area

  • Around 50 minutes to Chuzenji Onsen bus stop by Tobu Bus
  • Around 30 minutes by Taxi

From Kinugawa Onsen to Irohazaka Slope & Lake Chuzenji area


From Tokyo to Kinugawa-Onsen Station

  • Around 120 minutes by limited express (Revaty or Spacia (Kinu)) from Asakusa Station
  • Around 120 minutes by limited express (Spacia Kinugawa/Kinugawa) from Shinjuku Station
  • Around 3 hours and 20 minutes by highway bus (bound for Kinugawa-Onsen Station) from Tokyo Station (departs Yaesu South Exit)

From Nikko Toshogu Shrine to Kinugawa Onsen
(Nikko / Kinugawa Express)

  • Please take the Nikko / Kinugawa Express.
  • The Nikko / Kinugawa Express is a convenient reservation-only bus service connecting Kinugawa-Onsen Station, Tobu Nikko Station, and the Nishi-sando area (in front of Tobu Tourist Center), the gateway to Nikko’s World Heritage sites.
    Buses bound for Nishi-sando leave from Kinugawa-Onsen Station. Buses bound for Kinugawa-Onsen Station leave from Nishi-sando and Tobu Nikko Station.
  • See here for more information about the Nikko / Kinugawa Express

Taxi Information (from Kinugawa Onsen)

  • [Edo Wonderland Nikko Edomura] Around 10 minutes / About 1,900JPY (From taxi stand)
  • [Tobu World Square] Around 5 minutes / About 910JPY (From taxi stand)
  • [Kinu-Tateiwa-Otsuribashi Suspension Bridge] Around 5 minutes / About 820JPY (From taxi stand)
  • [Kinugawa Leisure Park] Around 7 minutes / About 1,360JPY (From taxi stand)
  • [Kinugawa Onsen Ropeway] Around 5 minutes / About 1,000JPY (From taxi stand)

From Tobu Nikko Station to Yunishigawa Onsen & Kawaji Onsen area

  • "Mount Express" from Tobu Nikko Station to Kawaji-Onsen and Yunishigawa-Onsen Stations ⇒ bus from Yunishigawa-Onsen Station

From Kinugawa-Onsen Station to Yunishigawa Onsen & Kawaji Onsen area

  • Bus from Kinugawa-Onsen Station
  • Yagan Railway ⇒ Kawaji & Yunishigawa ⇒ bus from Yunishigawa-Onsen Station
  • By taxi
    [To Yunishigawa-Onsen Station] Around 35 minutes / About 6,400JPY
    [To Yunishigawa Onsen] Around 60 minutes / About 10,500JPY

From Nikko to Ashio Copper Mine

* The closest station to Ashio Copper Mine is "Tsudo Station" on the Watarase Keikoku Railway.

  • Nikko City Bus from Tobu Nikko Station or JR Nikko Station (get off at Dozan-kanko-mae bus stop; around 52 minutes)
  • Around 35 minutes / About 8,500JPY by taxi

From Nikko to Tokyo via Watarase Keikoku Railway

  • Nikko City Bus from Tobu Nikko Station (get off at Mato Station; around 35 minutes)
  • Watarase Keiko Railway to Aioi Station (around 100 minutes)
  • Around 110 minutes from Aioi Station by Ryomo limited express on the Tobu Line

From Tokyo to Shimo-Imaichi Station

  • Around 100 minutes by limited express from Asakusa Station
  • Around 2 hours and 40 minutes by highway bus (bound for Kinugawa-Onsen Station) from Tokyo Station (departs Yaesu South Exit)

Taxi Information (from Imaichi Station)
(From taxi stand)

  • [Oyaji Temple] About 8,000JPY
  • [Suginamiki Park] About 1,100JPY
  • [Nikko Strawberry Park] About 1,400JPY
  • [Omuro Watermill] About 3,500JPY