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

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Recommended option

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Akihabara to Kichijoji JR Chuo/Sobu Local Service

$5 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Asakusa to Kichijōji 14.4 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Asakusa to Kichijōji 14.4 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Asakusa to Kichijōji is to drive which costs ¥260 - ¥390 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Asakusa to Kichijōji is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs ¥9000 - ¥11000.

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The distance between Asakusa and Kichijōji is 20 km. The road distance is 23 km.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Asakusa to Kichijōji, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Asakusa to Kichijōji. However, there are services departing from Asakusa(Tsukuba) and arriving at Kichijoji via Akihabara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

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What companies run services between Asakusa, Japan and Kichijōji, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Asakusa to Kichijōji every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 38 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Train from Akihabara to Kichijoji
Ave. Duration
38 min
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Asakusa to Kichijōji
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
+81 3-3814-1111
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
+81 3-5755-2336
Tokyo MK Taxi
+81 3-5547-5551

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