Kumagaya Station is a primary station for Kumagaya City, Saitama Prefecture. The Joetsu Shinkansen, the Takasaki Line, and the Chichibu Main Line of the Chichibu Railway are available. Although route buses to each district are available from in front of the station, it is convenient to use a rental car for those who are travelling with families, friends or with a large group of people.
There is a car rental service office located on the left from the north exit of Kumagaya Station and it is about a minute walk and there are more near the south exit and the main entrance. Even during busy tourism season, it is likely possible that you can rent a car from any of those locations.
Lake Kanna and Sambaseki hot springs are about an hour and 13 minutes drive along National Route 140 and 462 from Kumagaya Station. The Nagatoro is a famous place of the Chichibu District and is about 46 minutes drive along prefectural road 81 and National Route 140.