There are 6 ways to get from Asakusa to Ginza by train, subway, ferry, bus, taxi or foot
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Train • 10 min
¥140 - ¥200
5 alternative options
Subway • 12 min
¥170 - ¥220
Water bus • 35 min
¥950 - ¥1400
Bus • 36 min
Taxi • 5 min
¥3200 - ¥3900
Walk • 1h 16m
Asakusa to Ginza by subway
The subway journey time between Asakusa and Ginza is around 15 min and covers a distance of around 5 km. The fastest subway normally takes 11 min. Operated by Toei Subway and Tokyo Metro, the Asakusa to Ginza subway service departs from Asakusa and arrives in Higashi-ginza. Typically 3474 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Asakusa to Ginza subway schedules
Subways departing Thursday, May 13, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Asakusa to Ginza is to train, which costs ¥140 - ¥200 and takes 10 min.
The quickest way to get from Asakusa to Ginza is to taxi which costs ¥3200 - ¥3900 and takes 5 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 隅田公園 and arriving at 東京駅八重洲口. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.
Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Asakusa and arriving at Hamarikyu. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 35 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Asakusa(Tobu/Subway) and arriving at Shimbashi. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 10 min.
The distance between Asakusa and Ginza is 6 km.
The best way to get from Asakusa to Ginza without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs ¥140 - ¥200.
The train from Asakusa(Tobu/Subway) to Shimbashi takes 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Asakusa to Ginza bus services, operated by Toei Bus, depart from 隅田公園 station.
Asakusa to Ginza train services, operated by Keikyu Railways, depart from Asakusa(Tobu/Subway) station.
What companies run services between Asakusa, Japan and Ginza, Tokyo, Japan?
Keikyu Railways operates a train from Asakusa(Tobu/Subway) to Shimbashi hourly. Tickets cost ¥140 - ¥200 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, Toei Bus operates a bus from 隅田公園 to 東京駅八重洲口 every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ¥180 - ¥210 and the journey takes 36 min.
Subway from Asakusa to Higashi-ginza
- Ave. Duration
- 12 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
- ¥190 - ¥220
- Ave. Duration
- 5 min
- Estimated price
- ¥3200 - ¥3900
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Nihon Kotsu Taxi
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The best way to get from Asakusa to Ginza is to train which takes 10 min and costs ¥140 - ¥200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥210 and takes 36 min.
Asakusa to Ginza bus services, operated by Toei Bus, arrive at 東京駅八重洲口 station.
Asakusa to Ginza train services, operated by Keikyu Railways, arrive at Shimbashi station.
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