There are 6 ways to get from Shibuya to Tokyo Tower by subway, train, taxi, towncar 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.

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Subway  •  15 min

  1. Take the subway from Kokuritsu-Kyogijo to Akabanebashi Toei Subway Oedo

$1 - $2

5 alternative options

Metro, subway  •  22 min

  1. Take the Metro from Shibuya to Aoyama-Itchome Tokyo Metro Ginza / ...
  2. Take the subway from Aoyama-Itchome to Akabanebashi Toei Subway Oedo

$2 - $4

Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Shibuya to Hamamatsucho JR Yamanote

$1 - $3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shibuya to Tokyo Tower 3.1 miles

$20 - $25

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Shibuya to Tokyo Tower 3.1 miles

$22 - $30

Walk  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Walk from Shibuya to Tokyo Tower 3.4 miles

Questions & Answers

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

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The distance between Shibuya and Tokyo Tower is 4 km.

The best way to get from Shibuya to Tokyo Tower without a car is to subway which takes 15 min and costs .

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The subway from Kokuritsu-Kyogijo to Akabanebashi takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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Shibuya to Tokyo Tower train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Hamamatsucho station.

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There are 2297+ hotels available in Tokyo Tower. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shibuya to Tokyo Tower.
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  • Distance: 2.7 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Shibuya, Japan and Tokyo Tower, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shibuya to Tokyo Tower every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
Toei Subway
Website
kotsu.metro.tokyo.jp
Subway from Kokuritsu-Kyogijo to Akabanebashi
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Aoyama-Itchome to Akabanebashi
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Shibuya to Aoyama-Itchome
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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 Hamamatsucho
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Tokyo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Shibuya to Tokyo Tower
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
Black
$22 - $30
Black Van
$30 - $40
Taxi from Shibuya to Tokyo Tower
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
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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