There are 7 ways to get from Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō by subway, train, taxi or foot

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Subway  •  6 min

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

$1 - $2

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Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Iidabashi Jr Chuo/Sobu Local Service / ...

$1 - $2

5 alternative options

Train via Sugamo  •  17 min

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

$1 - $2

Subway, Metro  •  18 min

  1. Take the subway from Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) to Ichigaya Toei Subway Shinjuku / ...
  2. Take the Metro from Ichigaya to Todaimae Tokyo Metro Nanboku

$3 - $4

Metro  •  32 min

  1. Take the Metro from Shinjuku(Jr) to Myogadani Tokyo Metro Marunouchi

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō 4.9 miles

$30 - $40

Walk  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Walk from Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō 4.2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō is to train which costs ¥130 - ¥190 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō is to subway which costs ¥180 - ¥200 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shinjuku(Jr) and arriving at Iidabashi. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku Eki and Bunkyō is 5 km.

The best way to get from Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō without a car is to subway which takes 6 min and costs ¥180 - ¥200.

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The subway from Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) to Ichigaya takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Shinjuku(Jr) station.

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Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Iidabashi station.

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There are 2229+ hotels available in Bunkyō. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō.
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  • Distance: 3.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

What companies run services between Shinjuku Eki, Japan and Bunkyō, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 12 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 Shinjuku(Jr) to Iidabashi
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Sugamo
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Ichigaya to Todaimae
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Shinjuku(Jr) to Myogadani
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shinjuku Eki to Bunkyō
Ave. Duration
8 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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