There are 6 ways to get from Shinjuku Eki to Akihabara (Station) 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.

Recommended option

Subway  •  19 min

  1. Take the subway from Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) to Iwamotocho Toei Subway Shinjuku

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Train via Ochanomizu  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Ochanomizu JR Chuo Rapid Service / ...

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Akihabara JR Yamanote / ...

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shinjuku Eki to Akihabara (Station) 4.8 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Shinjuku Eki to Akihabara (Station) 4.8 miles

$30 - $45

Walk  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Walk from Shinjuku Eki to Akihabara (Station) 5.1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Akihabara (Station) is to train which costs ¥160 - ¥210 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Akihabara (Station) is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs ¥3300 - ¥4000.

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The distance between Shinjuku Eki and Akihabara (Station) is 7 km.

The subway from Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) to Iwamotocho takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shinjuku(Jr) and arriving at Ochanomizu. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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What companies run services between Shinjuku Eki, Japan and Akihabara (Station), Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shinjuku Eki to Akihabara (Station) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Ochanomizu
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Tokio
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Shinjuku Eki to Akihabara (Station)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
BLACK CAR
$30 - $45
BLACK VAN
$40 - $55
Taxi from Shinjuku Eki to Akihabara (Station)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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