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There are 5 ways to get from Shinjuku to Harajuku by train, subway, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  7 min

  1. Take the train from Shinjuku-Sanchome to Meiji-Jingumae F-Liner

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Metro  •  11 min

  1. Take the Metro from Higashi-Shinjuku to Meiji-Jingumae Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin

$1 - $2

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shinjuku to Harajuku 2.3 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Shinjuku to Harajuku 2.3 miles

$19 - $27

Walk  •  44 min

  1. Walk from Shinjuku to Harajuku 2.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku to Harajuku is to train which costs ¥120 - ¥150 and takes 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku to Harajuku is to taxi which costs ¥1800 - ¥2200 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shinjuku-Sanchome and arriving at Meiji-Jingumae. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku and Harajuku is 3 km.

The best way to get from Shinjuku to Harajuku without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs ¥120 - ¥150.

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The train from Shinjuku-Sanchome to Meiji-Jingumae takes 4 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Shinjuku to Harajuku train services, operated by F Liner, depart from Shinjuku-Sanchome station.

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Shinjuku to Harajuku train services, operated by F Liner, arrive at Meiji-Jingumae station.

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There are 2712+ hotels available in Harajuku. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku to Harajuku.
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

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

F Liner operates a train from Shinjuku to Harajuku hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 4 min.

Train operators
F Liner
Train from Shinjuku-Sanchome to Meiji-Jingumae
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Meiji-Jingumae
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Tokyo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Shinjuku to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Black
$19 - $27
Black Van
$28 - $40
Taxi from Shinjuku to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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