There are 6 ways to get from Shibuya to Yoshiwara 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.

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Train  •  40 min

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

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Metro  •  47 min

  1. Take the Metro from Ebisu(Tokyo) to Minowa Tokyo Metro Hibiya

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Metro via Shibuya  •  54 min

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

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shibuya to Yoshiwara 9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Shibuya to Yoshiwara 9 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Walk from Shibuya to Yoshiwara 8.4 miles

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Shibuya to Yoshiwara. However, there are services departing from Shinanomachi and arriving at Asakusa(Tsukuba) via Akihabara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Shibuya and Yoshiwara is 11 km. The road distance is 14.4 km.

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The best way to get from Shibuya to Yoshiwara without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Shibuya to Yoshiwara, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Shibuya to Yoshiwara is 14 km. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Shibuya to Yoshiwara.

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There are 2300+ hotels available in Yoshiwara. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shibuya to Yoshiwara.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Shibuya, Japan and Yoshiwara, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

You can take a train from Shibuya to Yoshiwara via Akihabara and Asakusa(Tsukuba) in around 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 Shinanomachi to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
14 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 Ebisu(Tokyo) to Minowa
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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 Yoshiwara
Ave. Duration
12 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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