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There are 4 ways to get from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji by train, taxi or car

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Train via Ochanomizu  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Ochanomizu to Kichijoji JR Chuo Rapid Service / ...

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Akihabara to Kichijoji Jr Chuo/Sobu Local Service

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji 12.2 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji 12.2 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji is to drive which costs ¥230 - ¥340 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji is to taxi which costs ¥7500 - ¥9500 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ochanomizu and arriving at Kichijoji. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Akihabara (Station) and Kichijōji is 18 km. The road distance is 19.5 km.

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The best way to get from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs ¥350 - ¥500.

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The train from Ochanomizu to Kichijoji takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Ochanomizu station.

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Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Kichijoji station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji is 20 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji.

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There are 2325+ hotels available in Kichijōji. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji.
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  • Distance: 10.9 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Ochanomizu to Kichijoji
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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Train from Akihabara to Kichijoji
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Hinomaru
Phone
+81 3-3814-1111
Website
hinomaru.tokyo
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5755-2336
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5547-5551
Website
tokyomk.com

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