There are 6 ways to get from Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki by train, subway, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Ueno to Shinjuku(Jr) JR Yamanote

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Train, subway  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Asakusa(Tsukuba) to Akihabara Tsukuba Express Local / ...
  2. Take the subway from Iwamotocho to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) Toei Subway Shinjuku

$4 - $5

Subway  •  36 min

  1. Take the subway from Kuramae to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) Toei Subway Oedo

$3 - $4

Metro  •  38 min

  1. Take the Metro from Tawaramachi(Tokyo) to Akasaka-Mitsuke Tokyo Metro Ginza
  2. Take the Metro from Akasaka-Mitsuke to Shinjuku(Jr) Tokyo Metro Marunouchi

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki 6.6 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki 6.6 miles

$1 - $2

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ueno and arriving at Shinjuku(Jr). Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Asakusa and Shinjuku Eki is 9 km. The road distance is 10.5 km.

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The best way to get from Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs .

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The train from Ueno to Shinjuku(Jr) takes 26 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Ueno station.

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Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Shinjuku(Jr) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki is 11 km. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki.

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There are 2299+ hotels available in Shinjuku Eki. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki.
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  • Distance: 5.6 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Asakusa, Japan and Shinjuku Eki, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Ueno to Shinjuku(Jr)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tsukuba Express
Website
mir.co.jp
Train from Asakusa(Tsukuba) to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Toei Subway
Website
kotsu.metro.tokyo.jp
Subway from Iwamotocho to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Kuramae to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Tawaramachi(Tokyo) to Akasaka-Mitsuke
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Akasaka-Mitsuke to Shinjuku(Jr)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Asakusa to Shinjuku Eki
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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