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

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Train via Urawa  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Urawa JR Shonan-Shinjuku / ...
  2. Take the train from Urawa to Saitama-Shintoshin Jr Keihin-Tohoku/Negishi Local / ...

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Train  •  36 min

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

$3 - $6

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

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ikebukuro and arriving at Omiya(Saitama). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 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 best way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 29 min to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama, including transfers.

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

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Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Saitama-Shintoshin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama is 29 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama.

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There are 105+ hotels available in Saitama. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama.
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  • Distance: 12.7 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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

You can take a train from Ikebukuro Eki to Saitama via Urawa in around 29 min.

Train operators
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 Urawa
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Urawa to Saitama-Shintoshin
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Ikebukuro to Omiya(Saitama)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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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