There are 5 ways to get from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower by subway, train, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Metro  •  27 min

  1. Take the Metro from Akihabara to Kamiyacho Tokyo Metro Hibiya

$1 - $2

Cheapest option

Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Akihabara to Hamamatsucho JR Yamanote / ...

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower 5.1 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower 5.1 miles

$30 - $40

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Walk from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower 4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower is to train which costs ¥110 - ¥160 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower is to taxi which costs ¥3500 - ¥4200 and takes 6 min.

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The distance between Akihabara (Station) and Tokyo Tower is 5 km.

The Metro from Akihabara to Kamiyacho takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Akihabara and arriving at Hamamatsucho. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Osaki station.

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Map of how to get from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower.
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  • Distance: 3.2 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber Tokio
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Black
$30 - $40
Black Van
$40 - $50
Taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower
Ave. Duration
6 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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