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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Shimbashi JR Yamanote

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Metro  •  32 min

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

$1 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Shimbashi Station 7.9 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Shimbashi Station 7.9 miles

$1 - $2

What companies run services between Ikebukuro Eki, Japan and Shimbashi Station, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Ikebukuro Eki to Shimbashi Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 28 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Ikebukuro to Ginza
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Shimbashi Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5547-5551
Website
tokyomk.com
Hinomaru
Phone
+81 3-3814-1111
Website
hinomaru.tokyo
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5755-2336
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ikebukuro Eki and Shimbashi Station is 8 km. The road distance is 13 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shimbashi Station is to drive which costs ¥140 - ¥210 and takes 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shimbashi Station is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs ¥5000 - ¥6500.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ikebukuro and arriving at Shimbashi. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

The train from Ikebukuro to Shimbashi takes 28 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.