There are 4 ways to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza by subway, train, taxi or car

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Metro  •  19 min

  1. Take the Metro from Ikebukuro to Ginza Tokyo Metro Marunouchi

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Yurakucho JR Yamanote

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza 7.4 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza 7.4 miles

$1 - $2

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ikebukuro and arriving at Yurakucho. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Ikebukuro Eki and Ginza is 8 km. The road distance is 11.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza without a car is to Metro which takes 19 min and costs .

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The Metro from Ikebukuro to Ginza takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Ikebukuro station.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Yurakucho station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza is 12 km. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza.

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Map of how to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Ikebukuro Eki, Japan and Ginza, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Ikebukuro to Ginza
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
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 Ikebukuro to Yurakucho
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Ginza
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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