There are 5 ways to get from Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum by train, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  32 min

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

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Metro, train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the Metro from Higashi-Shinjuku to Shibuya Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin
  2. Take the train from Shibuya to Inokashira-Koen Keio Inokashira Local

$3 - $5

Subway  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Higashi-Nakano Toei Subway Oedo

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum 9.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum 9.4 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum is to drive which costs ¥170 - ¥260 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum is to taxi which costs ¥6000 - ¥7500 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shinjuku(Jr) and arriving at Kichijoji. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku and Ghibli Museum is 12 km. The road distance is 15 km.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs ¥230 - ¥330.

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The train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Kichijoji takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Kichijoji station.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum.
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  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan and Ghibli Museum, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 15 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 Kichijoji
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Shibuya
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keio Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shibuya to Inokashira-Koen
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shinjuku to Ghibli Museum
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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