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There are 6 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  •  43m

  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 via Higashi-Shinjuku  •  39m

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

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Subway  •  37m

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

$2 - $3

Train  •  39m

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

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  9m

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

$35 - $45

Walk  •  1h 42m

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo is to subway which costs ¥220 - ¥240 and takes 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo is to taxi which costs ¥4000 - ¥4900 and takes 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shin-Okubo and arriving at Ueno. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21m.

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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 43m and costs ¥290 - ¥550.

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It takes approximately 43m 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 Ueno station.

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There are 3064+ hotels available in Ueno Zoo. Prices start at $53 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: 43m

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 $2 - $3 and the journey takes 21m.

Train operators
Seibu Railways
Website
seiburailway.jp
Train from Seibu-Shinjuku to Takadanobaba
Ave. Duration
3m
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
2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Okubo to Ueno
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Takadanobaba to Otemachi(Tokyo)
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Otemachi(Tokyo) to Nezu
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Toei Subway
Website
kotsu.metro.tokyo.jp
Subway from Shinjuku-Nishiguchi to Ueno-Okachimachi
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Ueno-Okachimachi
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Seibu-Shinjuku Station to Ueno Zoo
Ave. Duration
9m
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5547-5551
Website
tokyomk.com
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5755-2336
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Hinomaru
Phone
+81 3-3814-1111
Website
hinomaru.tokyo

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