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

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Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Omiya(Saitama) JR Saikyo Rapid / ...

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Train via Akabane  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Akabane JR Saikyo Local / ...
  2. Take the train from Akabane to Saitama-Shintoshin JR Takasaki / ...

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama 18.3 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama 18.3 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama is to drive which costs ¥340 - ¥550 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama is to taxi which costs ¥11000 - ¥14000 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between Ikebukuro Eki and Saitama is 20 km. The road distance is 29.3 km.

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The train from Ikebukuro to Omiya(Saitama) takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ikebukuro and arriving at Omiya(Saitama). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Ikebukuro to Omiya(Saitama)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Ikebukuro to Akabane
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Akabane to Saitama-Shintoshin
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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