There are 5 ways to get from Shibuya to Ikebukuro Eki by train, subway, taxi, car 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  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Shibuya to Ikebukuro JR Yamanote / ...

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Metro  •  17 min

  1. Take the Metro from Meiji-Jingumae to Ikebukuro Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin / ...

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shibuya to Ikebukuro Eki 6.5 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Shibuya to Ikebukuro Eki 6.5 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Walk from Shibuya to Ikebukuro Eki 5.2 miles

What companies run services between Shibuya, Japan and Ikebukuro Eki, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shibuya to Ikebukuro Eki every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Meiji-Jingumae to Ikebukuro
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shibuya to Ikebukuro Eki
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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 and Ikebukuro Eki is 7 km. The road distance is 10 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shibuya to Ikebukuro Eki is to drive which costs ¥110 - ¥180 and takes 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Shibuya to Ikebukuro Eki is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs ¥4300 - ¥5500.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shibuya and arriving at Ikebukuro. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

The train from Shibuya to Ikebukuro takes 16 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.