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There are 4 ways to get from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku by train, subway, taxi or foot

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Nippori to Shin-Okubo JR Yamanote

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Train, subway  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Nippori to Okachimachi JR Yamanote
  2. Take the subway from Ueno-Okachimachi to Higashi-Shinjuku Toei Subway Oedo

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku 6.1 miles

$35 - $45

Walk  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Walk from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku 5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku is to train which costs ¥190 - ¥280 and takes 20 min.

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

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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.

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The distance between Nippori-eki and Shinjuku is 6 km.

The best way to get from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs ¥190 - ¥280.

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

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Nippori-eki to Shinjuku train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Nippori station.

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Nippori-eki to Shinjuku train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Shin-Okubo station.

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There are 2575+ hotels available in Shinjuku. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku.
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  • Distance: 4 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nippori to Shin-Okubo
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nippori to Okachimachi
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Nippori-eki to Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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