There are 5 ways to get from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa by train, subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Harajuku to Shibuya JR Yamanote
  2. Take the train from Shibuya to Shimo-Kitazawa Keio Inokashira Local / ...

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Metro, train  •  15 min

  1. Take the Metro from Meiji-Jingumae to Shibuya Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin / ...
  2. Take the train from Shibuya to Shimo-Kitazawa Keio Inokashira Local / ...

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa 2.7 miles

$18 - $23

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa 2.7 miles

$20 - $28

Walk  •  50 min

  1. Walk from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa 2.6 miles

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa. However, there are services departing from Harajuku and arriving at Shimo-Kitazawa via Shibuya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Harajuku and Shimokitazawa is 3 km.

The best way to get from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa without a car is to train which takes 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 min to get from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa, including transfers.

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Harajuku to Shimokitazawa train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Harajuku station.

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Harajuku to Shimokitazawa train services, operated by Keio Railways, arrive at Shimo-Kitazawa station.

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There are 2412+ hotels available in Shimokitazawa. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

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

You can take a train from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa via Shibuya in around 12 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 Harajuku to Shibuya
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keio Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shibuya to Shimo-Kitazawa
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Meiji-Jingumae to Shibuya
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Tokyo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
Black
$20 - $28
Black Van
$30 - $40
Taxi from Harajuku to Shimokitazawa
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
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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