There are 3 ways to get from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku by train, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  20 min

  1. JR Yamanote

$1 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. 6.1 miles

$35 - $45

Walk  •  1 h 35 min

  1. 5 miles

What companies run services between Nippori-eki, Japan and Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 20 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Other operators
Taxi from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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 Nippori-eki and Shinjuku is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku is to train which costs ¥190 - ¥260 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs ¥4000 - ¥4900.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nippori and arriving at Shin-Okubo. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

The train from Nippori to Shin-Okubo takes 20 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.