There are 5 ways to get from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Harajuku by subway, train, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Metro  •  9 min

  1. Take the Metro from Higashi-Shinjuku to Meiji-Jingumae Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 6 min

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

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Harajuku 2.1 miles

$15 - $18

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Harajuku 2.1 miles

$20 - $30

Walk  •  40 min

  1. Walk from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Harajuku 2.1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Harajuku is to Metro which costs ¥170 - ¥190 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Harajuku is to taxi which costs ¥1700 - ¥2100 and takes 4 min.

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The distance between Higashi-Shinjuku Station and Harajuku is 3 km.

The Metro from Higashi-Shinjuku to Meiji-Jingumae takes 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shin-Okubo and arriving at Harajuku. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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What companies run services between Higashi-Shinjuku Station, Japan and Harajuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Harajuku every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Meiji-Jingumae
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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 Shin-Okubo to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Tokio
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
BLACK CAR
$20 - $30
BLACK VAN
$29 - $40
Taxi from Higashi-Shinjuku Station to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
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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