There are 4 ways to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku by train, subway, taxi or foot
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Train • 6 min
$1 - $2
3 alternative options
Metro • 7 min
$1 - $2
Taxi • 5 min
$17 - $21
Walk • 45 min
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku is to train which costs ¥150 - ¥180 and takes 6 min.
The quickest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku is to taxi which costs ¥2000 - ¥2400 and takes 5 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ikebukuro and arriving at Shinjuku-Sanchome. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.
The distance between Ikebukuro Eki and Shinjuku is 3 km.
The best way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku without a car is to train which takes 6 min and costs ¥150 - ¥180.
The train from Ikebukuro to Shinjuku-Sanchome takes 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku train services, operated by F Liner, depart from Ikebukuro station.
Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku train services, operated by F Liner, arrive at Shinjuku-Sanchome station.
There are 2390+ hotels available in Shinjuku. Prices start at $49 USD per night.
What companies run services between Ikebukuro Eki, Japan and Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?
F Liner operates a train from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 6 min.
Subway from Ikebukuro to Higashi-Shinjuku
- Ave. Duration
- 7 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $1 - $2
- Schedules at
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