There are 6 ways to get from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) by train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Shibuya to Akihabara JR Yamanote

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Metro via Jimbocho  •  37 min

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

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Metro  •  31 min

  1. Take the Metro from Shibuya to Suehirocho(Tokyo) Tokyo Metro Ginza

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) 5.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) 5.9 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) 5.9 miles

$30 - $45

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Shibuya to Suehirocho(Tokyo)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Shibuya to Jimbocho
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Tokio
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
BLACK CAR
$30 - $45
BLACK VAN
$40 - $55
Taxi from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station)
Ave. Duration
8 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 Shibuya (Station) and Akihabara (Station) is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) is to drive which costs ¥110 - ¥160 and takes 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs ¥3900 - ¥4800.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shibuya and arriving at Akihabara. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

The train from Shibuya to Akihabara takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.