Hakone information center
Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) authorized.
Getting to and from Hakone is easy and convenient
How do I go to Hakone? Hakone is connected by train and bus to make your travel to the area easy and smooth. Hakone is a short train ride from Tokyo, but feels like a world away. The fastest way to reach Hakone is to take the Shinkansen to Odawara Station and then the short 15 train ride to Yumoto at the base of the Hakone mountains. Taking the local JR Tokaido Train to Odawara Station may the the most economical. But the easiest option is Odakyu`s Romance Car, which will take you directly to Yumoto Station from Tokyo`s Shinjuku Station.
Hakone is one of the best and most popular places to enjoy hot springs in Japan. There are many wonderful hotels and ryokan with onsen to enjoy, but there are also many beautiful places to enjoy during a day trip or for those looking to get many different experiences during their time here.