There are 5 ways to get from Akihabara (Station) to Harajuku by train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Akihabara to Harajuku JR Yamanote

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Train via Sendagaya  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Akihabara to Sendagaya JR Chuo/Sobu Local Service

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Harajuku 6 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Akihabara (Station) to Harajuku 6 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Akihabara (Station) to Harajuku 6 miles

$35 - $45

Questions & Answers

The distance between Akihabara (Station) and Harajuku is 7 km. The road distance is 10 km.

The cheapest way to get from Akihabara (Station) to Harajuku is to drive which costs ¥110 - ¥160 and takes 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Akihabara (Station) to Harajuku is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs ¥4000 - ¥4800.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Akihabara and arriving at Harajuku. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

The train from Akihabara to Harajuku takes 34 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

What companies run services between Akihabara (Station), Tokyo Prefecture, Japan and Harajuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Akihabara (Station) to Harajuku every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 34 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Akihabara to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Akihabara to Sendagaya
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Tokio
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Akihabara (Station) to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
BLACK CAR
$35 - $45
BLACK VAN
$45 - $55
Taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5547-5551
Website
tokyomk.com
Hinomaru
Phone
+81 3-3814-1111
Website
hinomaru.tokyo
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5755-2336
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp

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