There are 3 ways to get from Asakusa to Harajuku by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Akihabara to Harajuku JR Yamanote

$4 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Asakusa to Harajuku 8 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Asakusa to Harajuku 8 miles

$1 - $2

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Asakusa to Harajuku is to drive which costs ¥140 - ¥220 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Asakusa to Harajuku is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs ¥5000 - ¥6500.

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The distance between Asakusa and Harajuku is 10 km. The road distance is 13 km.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Asakusa to Harajuku, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Asakusa to Harajuku. However, there are services departing from Asakusa(Tsukuba) and arriving at Harajuku via Akihabara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 min.

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What companies run services between Asakusa, Japan and Harajuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Asakusa to Harajuku every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 34 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Other operators
Taxi from Asakusa to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
+81 3-3814-1111
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
+81 3-5755-2336
Tokyo MK Taxi
+81 3-5547-5551

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