There are 4 ways to get from Harajuku to Asakusa by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Harajuku to Akihabara JR Yamanote

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Train via Sendagaya  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Sendagaya to Akihabara JR Chuo/Sobu Local Service
  2. Take the train from Akihabara to Asakusa(Tsukuba) Tsukuba Express Local / ...

$3 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harajuku to Asakusa 8.4 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Harajuku to Asakusa 8.4 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Harajuku to Asakusa is to drive which costs ¥150 - ¥230 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harajuku to Asakusa is to taxi which costs ¥5500 - ¥6500 and takes 11 min.

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The distance between Harajuku and Asakusa is 10 km. The road distance is 13.4 km.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Harajuku to Asakusa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Harajuku to Asakusa. However, there are services departing from Harajuku and arriving at Asakusa(Tsukuba) via Akihabara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Harajuku to Asakusa.
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  • Distance: 6.1 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Harajuku to Asakusa every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Harajuku to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sendagaya to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tsukuba Express
Website
mir.co.jp
Train from Akihabara to Asakusa(Tsukuba)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harajuku to Asakusa
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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