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

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 via Ochanomizu  •  37 min

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

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Train  •  39 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

$70 - $85

Drive  •  20 min

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

$2 - $3

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)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Ochanomizu to Kichijoji
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Akihabara to Kichijoji
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Akihabara (Station) and Kichijōji is 18 km. The road distance is 20 km.

The cheapest way to get from Akihabara (Station) to Kichijōji is to drive which costs ¥220 - ¥330 and takes 20 min.

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

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

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