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Hakone Tozan Railway

Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0311, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 465-32-6821
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Train in the hills

What I feel was a clean air and all green tree all the track. Please keep those trees like that so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Comfortable Transportation

We used this service as part of the Hakone travel pass scheme. The seats are bench like but well... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Railroad buffs in particular will enjoy a ride on this small train, which includes two stretches, the more scenic of which is Hakone Yumoto to Gora.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0311, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 465-32-6821

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Reviewed 2 days ago

What I feel was a clean air and all green tree all the track. Please keep those trees like that so clean air and beautiful place last.

Thank stefanuswisnu
Reviewed 2 days ago

We used this service as part of the Hakone travel pass scheme. The seats are bench like but well padded and comfortable. A nice way to get about.

Thank 585Rodney585
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is good to try so that you will know the system how it works. The driver of the train need to change the direction of the train many times and it was very interesting. However, it was very crowded and seldom be able to...More

Thank Anna T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This railway has to negotiate a very steep mountain to get to the actual Ropeway (i.e., cable cars) to see Mt Fuji, so it ascends slowly. There are several hairpin turns so it does an interesting switching back and forth in terms of which end...More

Thank SK01234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The railway connects the odawara station to Hakone yumoto station extending to Gora and is a mountain railway in Japan. Located in kanagawa prefecture, owned by odakyu group. The line passes through national park and has been designed with minimal impact to nature. As the...More

Thank Joy_Sinha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Railway & Trains are amazing and the sites are beautiful.... I highly recommend taking the trains & the Railway you can pay for your ride at the stations and they are very helpful in getting you your tickets if you don't already have a...More

Thank Gally P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went all around the Hakone region and this railway was a fun ride to get around. Definitely recommend if you like trains.

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a comfortable train that was sufficiently air conditioned. The Hakone station was small and a bit frazzled.

Thank freedana301
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the unique train and railways in Hakone. This train travels from Hakone Yumoto station, passing through several stations before making its final stop at Gora. The train is very slow, but thanks to that you can see beautiful flowers along the way, especially...More

Thank fajaradiartha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rode this rain in from Odowara. Older style of train but functional for the mountains. You can get where you need to at a slower pace...

Thank bcornell2014
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July 26, 2017|
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Response from lisatan188 | Reviewed this property |
1. No point driving to Yumoto; not just about parking but it is more difficult to get there than train. Park at Odawara or any other major train stations where parking is ample. Yumoto is a bustling place with lots of... More
Aloysius C
December 4, 2016|
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Response from Jim S | Reviewed this property |
You may want to consider the Hakone Free pass. See my review on this and there are a lot more details on planning and the pass as well journey time/details from Tokyo.