There are 5 ways to get from Shibuya to Kawagoe by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Tobu Railway  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Shibuya to Ikebukuro JR Yamanote / ...
  2. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Kawagoe Tobu Tojo Exp / ...

$6 - $7

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Shibuya to Kawagoe JR Saikyo Rapid / ...

$7 - $10

Bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 to Hon-Kawagoe Station

$21 - $30

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shibuya to Kawagoe 28.6 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Shibuya to Kawagoe 28.6 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Shibuya to Kawagoe is to drive which costs ¥500 - ¥800 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shibuya to Kawagoe is to taxi which costs ¥17000 - ¥21000 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shibuya to Kawagoe station. However, there are services departing from Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal and arriving at Hon-Kawagoe Station via Haneda Airport Terminal 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shibuya and arriving at Kawagoe. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Shibuya and Kawagoe is 33 km. The road distance is 45.8 km.

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The best way to get from Shibuya to Kawagoe without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs ¥600 - ¥800.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Shibuya to Kawagoe, including transfers.

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Shibuya to Kawagoe bus services, operated by Airport Limousine, depart from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 station.

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

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The best way to get from Shibuya to Kawagoe is to train which takes 58 min and costs ¥600 - ¥800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥2400 - ¥3400 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from Shibuya to Kawagoe.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

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

You can take a train from Shibuya to Kawagoe via Ikebukuro in around 58 min. Alternatively, Airport Limousine operates a bus from Shibuya to Kawagoe hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 40 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 Ikebukuro
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shibuya to Kawagoe
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tobu Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Ikebukuro to Kawagoe
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Airport Limousine
Website
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 to Hon-Kawagoe Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Shibuya to Kawagoe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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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