There are 6 ways to get from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki by train, subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train, subway  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Akihabara to Ichigaya Jr Chuo/Sobu Local Service
  2. Take the subway from Ichigaya to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) Toei Subway Shinjuku / ...

$2 - $3

5 alternative options

Subway  •  20 min

  1. Take the subway from Iwamotocho to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) Toei Subway Shinjuku

$2 - $3

Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Akihabara to Shinjuku(Jr) JR Yamanote / ...

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki 5 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki 5 miles

$29 - $40

Walk  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Walk from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki 5.1 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Akihabara and arriving at Shinjuku(Jr). Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Akihabara (Station) and Shinjuku Eki is 7 km.

The best way to get from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki without a car is to train and subway which takes 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 19 min to get from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki, including transfers.

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

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Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Shinjuku(Jr) station.

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There are 2299+ hotels available in Shinjuku Eki. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 30 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 Akihabara to Ichigaya
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Akihabara to Shinjuku(Jr)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Toei Subway
Website
kotsu.metro.tokyo.jp
Subway from Ichigaya to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei)
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Iwamotocho to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Tokyo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Black
$29 - $40
Black Van
$35 - $50
Taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Shinjuku Eki
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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