There are 4 ways to get from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki by train, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Shimbashi to Ikebukuro JR Yamanote

$2 - $4

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Metro  •  32 min

  1. Take the Metro from Ginza to Ikebukuro Tokyo Metro Marunouchi

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki 7.5 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki 7.5 miles

$1 - $2

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki is to drive which costs ¥140 - ¥210 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki is to taxi which costs ¥4900 - ¥6000 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shimbashi and arriving at Ikebukuro. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Shimbashi Station and Ikebukuro Eki is 8 km. The road distance is 12 km.

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The best way to get from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs ¥260 - ¥380.

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The train from Shimbashi to Ikebukuro takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Shimbashi station.

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Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Ikebukuro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki is 12 km. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki.

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There are 2232+ hotels available in Ikebukuro Eki. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Shimbashi Station, Japan and Ikebukuro Eki, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 29 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 Shimbashi to Ikebukuro
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Ginza to Ikebukuro
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shimbashi Station to Ikebukuro Eki
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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