There are 6 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

Cheapest option

Metro, train  •  1 h 17 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 - $10

4 alternative options

Train Japan Railways (JR)  •  1 h 25 min

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

$7 - $11

Bus  •  2 h 26 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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The cheapest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba is to drive which costs ¥550 - ¥850 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Chiba is to taxi which costs ¥18000 - ¥22000 and takes 35 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 train from Ikebukuro to Chiba takes 1 h 3 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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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 26 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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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 26 min.

Train operators
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
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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