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There are 5 ways to get from Shiki to Asakusa by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  53m

  1. Take the train from Shiki(Saitama) to Ikebukuro
  2. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Ueno
  3. Take the bus from Ueno to Asakusa(Tsukuba)

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the train from Kita-Asaka to Minami-Nagareyama JR Musashino
  2. Take the train from Minami-Nagareyama to Asakusa(Tsukuba) Tsukuba Express Local / ...

$10 - $12

Train, Metro  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the train from Shiki(Saitama) to Ikebukuro
  2. Take the Metro from Ikebukuro to Akasaka-Mitsuke
  3. Take the Metro from Akasaka-Mitsuke to Tawaramachi(Tokyo)

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  24m

  1. Take a taxi from Shiki to Asakusa 19.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  24m

  1. Drive from Shiki to Asakusa 19.5 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Shiki to Asakusa is to drive which costs ¥370 - ¥550 and takes 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Shiki to Asakusa is to taxi which costs ¥12000 - ¥15000 and takes 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Shiki to Asakusa. However, there are services departing from Kita-Asaka and arriving at Asakusa(Tsukuba) via Minami-Nagareyama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 1m.

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The distance between Shiki and Asakusa is 23 km. The road distance is 31.3 km.

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The best way to get from Shiki to Asakusa without a car is to train and bus which takes 53m and costs ¥650 - ¥950.

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It takes approximately 53m to get from Shiki to Asakusa, including transfers.

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Shiki to Asakusa train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Kita-Asaka station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Shiki to Asakusa is 31 km. It takes approximately 24m to drive from Shiki to Asakusa.

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There are 3061+ hotels available in Asakusa. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shiki to Asakusa.
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  • Distance: 14.5 miles
  • Duration: 53m

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

You can take a train from Shiki to Asakusa via Minami-Nagareyama in around 1h 1m.

Train operators
Tobu Railway
Website
tobu.co.jp
Train from Shiki(Saitama) to Ikebukuro
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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 Ikebukuro to Ueno
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kita-Asaka to Minami-Nagareyama
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tsukuba Express
Website
mir.co.jp
Train from Minami-Nagareyama to Asakusa(Tsukuba)
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Ikebukuro to Akasaka-Mitsuke
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Akasaka-Mitsuke to Tawaramachi(Tokyo)
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Tobu bus
Website
tobu-bus.com
Bus from Ueno to Asakusa(Tsukuba)
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
tobu-bus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shiki to Asakusa
Ave. Duration
24m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5547-5551
Website
tokyomk.com
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
Phone
+81 3-5755-2336
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Hinomaru
Phone
+81 3-3814-1111
Website
hinomaru.tokyo

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