If you don't feel like spending many hours in a train, you can consider travelling by plane. Especially if you have the possibility to book in advance, flying to Okayama can be definitely cheap.
Which stations serve the rail line Tokyo - Okayama?
You can take the train to Okayama at Tokyo, which arrives at Okayama.
How many daily connections exist to travel to Okayama from Tokyo by train?
If you want to travel from Tokyo to Okayama by train, there are 74 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 64 routes, are direct lines and the rest, that is to say 9 routes include one or many changes. As a result, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change. Despite that, choosing an offer with an indirect line is sometimes the best way to travel efficiently especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute even though the trip is longer.
What time do the trains to Okayama leave and how long is the journey?
The first train to Okayama leaves at 15:12, whereas the last one at 05:11. On average, the journey lasts 3 hours and 27 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Okayama in 3 hours and 9 minutes.