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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. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Shinjuku-Sanchome F-Liner

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Metro  •  7 min

  1. Take the Metro from Ikebukuro to Higashi-Shinjuku Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku 2.6 miles

$17 - $21

Walk  •  45 min

  1. Walk from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku 2.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku is to train which costs ¥150 - ¥180 and takes 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku is to taxi which costs ¥2000 - ¥2400 and takes 5 min.

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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.

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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.

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The train from Ikebukuro to Shinjuku-Sanchome takes 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku train services, operated by F Liner, depart from Ikebukuro station.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku train services, operated by F Liner, arrive at Shinjuku-Sanchome station.

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There are 2390+ hotels available in Shinjuku. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku.
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

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.

Train operators
F Liner
Train from Ikebukuro to Shinjuku-Sanchome
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Ikebukuro to Higashi-Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ikebukuro Eki to Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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