There are 6 ways to get from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Akihabara (Station) by subway, train, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  29 min

  1. Take the subway from Shinjuku-Sanchome to Iwamotocho Toei Subway Shinjuku

$1 - $2

5 alternative options

Subway via Shin-Okachimachi  •  36 min

  1. Take the subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Shin-Okachimachi Toei Subway Oedo

$2 - $3

Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Okubo to Akihabara JR Yamanote

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Akihabara (Station) 4.3 miles

$26 - $32

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Akihabara (Station) 4.3 miles

$28 - $40

Walk  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Walk from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Akihabara (Station) 4.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Akihabara (Station) is to subway which costs ¥210 - ¥240 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Akihabara (Station) is to taxi which costs ¥3000 - ¥3600 and takes 6 min.

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The distance between Higashi-Shinjuku Station and Akihabara (Station) is 6 km.

The subway from Shinjuku-Sanchome to Iwamotocho takes 12 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shin-Okubo and arriving at Akihabara. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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What companies run services between Higashi-Shinjuku Station, Japan and Akihabara (Station), Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Akihabara (Station) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
Toei Subway
Website
kotsu.metro.tokyo.jp
Subway from Shinjuku-Sanchome to Iwamotocho
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Shin-Okachimachi
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Other operators
Uber Tokio
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Akihabara (Station)
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
BLACK CAR
$28 - $40
BLACK VAN
$35 - $50
Taxi from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Akihabara (Station)
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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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