There are 7 ways to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train Narita Express (N'EX)  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Chiba Ltd Exp Narita Express

$21 - $25

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Metro, train via Shin-Kiba  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the Metro from Ikebukuro to Shin-Kiba Tokyo Metro Yurakucho
  2. Take the train from Shin-Kiba to Chibaminato JR Keiyo Local / ...

$6 - $9

5 alternative options

Metro, train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the Metro from Ikebukuro to Tokyo Tokyo Metro Marunouchi
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Chiba JR Sobu Rapid Service / ...

$7 - $11

Train Japan Railways (JR)  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Akihabara JR Yamanote
  2. Take the train from Akihabara to Chiba Jr Chuo/Sobu Local Service / ...

$9 - $13

Bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Ikebukuro Station to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 to Chiba Chuo Station

$20 - $27

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba 30.2 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba 30.2 miles

$5 - $8

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No, there is no direct bus from Ikebukuro Eki station to Chiba station. However, there are services departing from Ikebukuro Station and arriving at Chiba Chuo Station via Haneda Airport Terminal 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ikebukuro and arriving at Chiba. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Ikebukuro Eki and Chiba is 40 km. The road distance is 48.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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The train from Ikebukuro to Chiba takes 1 h 3 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba bus services, operated by Airport Limousine, arrive at Ikebukuro Station.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba train services, operated by Narita Express (N'EX), depart from Ikebukuro station.

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The best way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 24 min.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba bus services, operated by Airport Limousine, arrive at Chiba Chuo Station.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba train services, operated by Narita Express (N'EX), arrive at Chiba station.

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Map of how to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba.
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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Ikebukuro Eki, Japan and Chiba, Japan?

Narita Express (N'EX) operates a train from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba via Ikebukuro Station and Haneda Airport Terminal 1 in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Ikebukuro to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Ikebukuro to Shin-Kiba
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
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 Tokyo to Chiba
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Kiba to Chibaminato
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Ikebukuro to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Akihabara to Chiba
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Airport Limousine
Website
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Ikebukuro Station to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 to Chiba Chuo Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
Keisei bus
Website
keiseibus.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Chibachuo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
honyaku.j-server.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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Yes, the driving distance between Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba is 48 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba.

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