There are 5 ways to get from Shibuya to Asakusa by train, subway, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Sendagaya to Akihabara Jr Chuo/Sobu Local Service
  2. Take the train from Akihabara to Asakusa(Tsukuba) Tsukuba Express Local / ...

$3 - $4

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Metro  •  34 min

  1. Take the Metro from Shibuya to Asakusa(Tobu/Subway) Tokyo Metro Ginza

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shibuya to Asakusa 8.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Shibuya to Asakusa 8.8 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Walk from Shibuya to Asakusa 8.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Shibuya to Asakusa is to drive which costs ¥160 - ¥250 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shibuya to Asakusa is to taxi which costs ¥5500 - ¥7000 and takes 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shibuya to Asakusa. However, there are services departing from Sendagaya and arriving at Asakusa(Tsukuba) via Akihabara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Shibuya and Asakusa is 11 km. The road distance is 14.1 km.

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The best way to get from Shibuya to Asakusa without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs ¥370 - ¥440.

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It takes approximately 25 min to get from Shibuya to Asakusa, including transfers.

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

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Shibuya to Asakusa train services, operated by Tsukuba Express, arrive at Asakusa(Tsukuba) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shibuya to Asakusa is 14 km. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Shibuya to Asakusa.

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There are 2221+ hotels available in Asakusa. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shibuya to Asakusa.
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  • Distance: 6.6 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Shibuya, Japan and Asakusa, Japan?

You can take a train from Shibuya to Asakusa via Akihabara in around 25 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 Sendagaya to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tsukuba Express
Website
mir.co.jp
Train from Akihabara to Asakusa(Tsukuba)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Shibuya to Asakusa(Tobu/Subway)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shibuya to Asakusa
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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