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Recommended option

Metro  •  27 min

  1. Tokyo Metro Hibiya

$1 - $2

Cheapest option

Train  •  25 min

  1. JR Yamanote / ...

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. 5.1 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  6 min

  1. 5.1 miles

$30 - $45

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. 4 miles

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 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
BLACK CAR
$30 - $45
BLACK VAN
$40 - $55
Taxi from Akihabara (Station) to Tokyo Tower
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 Tokyo Tower is 5 km.

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

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

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.

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