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There are 5 ways to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Shibuya [JA] Saikyō/Kawagoe Line / ...

¥160 - ¥310

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Subway  •  16 min

  1. Take the subway from Ikebukuro to Shibuya [F] Fukutoshin Line

¥190 - ¥210

Bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the bus from 池袋駅東口 to 渋谷駅西口 池86 / ...

¥210

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station 9 km

¥3700 - ¥4500

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station 9 km

¥100 - ¥150

Ikebukuro Eki → Shibuya station
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The most affordable way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station is to drive, which costs ¥100 - ¥150 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station is to taxi which costs ¥3700 - ¥4500 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 池袋駅東口 and arriving at 渋谷駅西口. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ikebukuro and arriving at Shibuya. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Ikebukuro Eki and Shibuya station is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

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The best way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs ¥160 - ¥310.

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The train from Ikebukuro to Shibuya takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station bus services, operated by Toei Bus, depart from 池袋駅東口 station.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station train services, operated by JR-East, depart from Ikebukuro station.

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The best way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station is to train which takes 15 min and costs ¥160 - ¥310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥210 and takes 46 min.

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  • Distance: 8.1 km
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Ikebukuro Eki, Japan and Shibuya station, Tokyo, Japan?

JR-East operates a train from Ikebukuro to Shibuya every 5 minutes. Tickets cost ¥180 - ¥310 and the journey takes 15 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Toei Bus operates a bus from 池袋駅東口 to 渋谷駅西口 every 20 minutes. Tickets cost ¥210 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Ikebukuro to Shibuya
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥190 - ¥280
Schedules at
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F Liner
Train from Ikebukuro to Shibuya
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥160 - ¥230
Schedules at
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Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Ikebukuro to Shibuya
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥190 - ¥210
Website
https://www.tokyometro.jp/en/
Bus operators
Toei Bus
Website
kotsu.metro.tokyo.jp
Bus from 池袋駅東口 to 渋谷駅西口
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥210
Website
https://www.kotsu.metro.tokyo.jp/eng/
Other operators
Taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
¥3700 - ¥4500
Tokyo Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5758-3630
Website
tokyotaxi.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5547-5551
Website
tokyomk.com
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5755-2336
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Km Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5530-6001
Website
km-taxi.tokyo
Hinomaru
Phone
+81 3-3814-1111
Website
hinomaru.tokyo

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Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station bus services, operated by Toei Bus, arrive at 渋谷駅西口 station.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station train services, operated by JR-East, arrive at Shibuya station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station is 9 km. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Shibuya station.

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