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

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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  •  33 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) is to drive which costs ¥110 - ¥170 and takes 8 min.

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

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

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The distance between Shibuya (Station) and Akihabara (Station) is 8 km. The road distance is 9.5 km.

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The best way to get from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs ¥290 - ¥410.

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

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station) is 9 km. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station).

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There are 2460+ hotels available in Akihabara (Station). Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station).
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  • Distance: 5 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

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 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 27 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 Shibuya to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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 Tokyo
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
$30 - $45
Black Van
$40 - $55
Taxi from Shibuya (Station) to Akihabara (Station)
Ave. Duration
8 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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