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There are 7 ways to get from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) by subway, train, taxi, car or foot

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Metro  •  31m

  1. Take the Metro from Naka-Meguro to Akihabara Tokyo Metro Hibiya

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Metro via Shibuya  •  37m

  1. Take the Metro from Shibuya to Jimbocho Tokyo Metro Hanzomon

$1 - $2

5 alternative options

Train  •  33m

  1. Take the train from Shibuya to Akihabara JR Yamanote

$3 - $5

Train via Shinjuku(Jr)  •  41m

  1. Take the train from Umegaoka to Shinjuku(Jr) Odakyu Odawara Local
  2. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Akihabara JR Yamanote / ...

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  12m

  1. Take a taxi from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) 8.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  12m

  1. Drive from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) 8.9 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2h 52m

  1. Walk from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) 9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) is to Metro which costs ¥190 - ¥210 and takes 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) is to taxi which costs ¥5500 - ¥7000 and takes 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station). However, there are services departing from Sangen-Jaya and arriving at Akihabara via Shibuya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33m.

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The distance between Setagaya and Akihabara (Station) is 12 km. The road distance is 14.3 km.

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The best way to get from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) without a car is to Metro which takes 31m and costs ¥220 - ¥250.

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The Metro from Naka-Meguro to Akihabara takes 31m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Shibuya station.

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Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Akihabara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) is 14 km. It takes approximately 12m to drive from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station).

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There are 3056+ hotels available in Akihabara (Station). Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station).
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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 31m

What companies run services between Setagaya, Japan and Akihabara (Station), Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station) every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 28m.

Train operators
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Naka-Meguro to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Shibuya to Jimbocho
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
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 Shibuya to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Setagaya to Akihabara (Station)
Ave. Duration
12m
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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