There are 5 ways to get from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo by train, subway, taxi or foot

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, Metro  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Seibu-Shinjuku to Takadanobaba
  2. Take the Metro from Takadanobaba to Otemachi(Tokyo)
  3. Take the Metro from Otemachi(Tokyo) to Nezu

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Subway  •  37 min

  1. Take the subway from Shinjuku-Nishiguchi to Ueno-Okachimachi Toei Subway Oedo

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 10 min

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

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo 6.1 miles

$35 - $45

Walk  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Walk from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo 5.3 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shin-Okubo and arriving at Uguisudani. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Seibu-Shinjuku Station and Ueno Zoo is 7 km.

The best way to get from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo without a car is to train and Metro which takes 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo, including transfers.

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Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Shin-Okubo station.

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Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Uguisudani station.

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There are 2305+ hotels available in Ueno Zoo. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Seibu-Shinjuku Station, Japan and Ueno Zoo, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Seibu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Seibu-Shinjuku to Takadanobaba
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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 Seibu-Shinjuku to Takadanobaba
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Okubo to Uguisudani
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Takadanobaba to Otemachi(Tokyo)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Otemachi(Tokyo) to Nezu
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo
Ave. Duration
9 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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