There are 5 ways to get from Shimbashi Station to Asakusa by train, subway, ferry, taxi 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  •  10 min

  1. Toei Asakusa Airport Ltd Exp

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Subway  •  13 min

  1. Toei Subway Asakusa / ...

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Water bus  •  1 h

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. 5.6 miles

$35 - $45

Walk  •  1 h 32 min

  1. 4.8 miles

What companies run services between Shimbashi Station, Japan and Asakusa, Japan?

Toei Subway operates a train from Shimbashi Station to Asakusa hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
Tokyo Metro
Subway from Shimbashi to Tawaramachi(Tokyo)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
Ferry operators
Tokyo Park Water Bus
Ferry from Hamariku to Sensoji Nitemmonmae
Ave. Duration
40 min
5 times a day
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Shimbashi Station to Asakusa
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Tokyo MK Taxi
+81 3-5547-5551
+81 3-3814-1111
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
+81 3-5755-2336

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Shimbashi Station and Asakusa is 7 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shimbashi Station to Asakusa is to subway which costs ¥190 - ¥240 and takes 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Shimbashi Station to Asakusa is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs ¥3800 - ¥4600.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shimbashi and arriving at Asakusa(Tobu/Subway). Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Hamariku and arriving at Sensoji Nitemmonmae. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

The train from Shimbashi to Asakusa(Tobu/Subway) takes 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.