There are 6 ways to get from Shinjuku to Kunitachi by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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Bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bus terminal Shinjuku to Chuodo Hino

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Train  •  35 min

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

$3 - $6

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Subway, train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) Toei Subway Oedo
  2. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Kunitachi JR Chuo Rapid Service / ...

$7 - $10

Subway, train via Mogusaen  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Shinjuku(New Line/Toei) Toei Subway Oedo
  2. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Mogusaen Keio Local / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shinjuku to Kunitachi 18.2 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku to Kunitachi 18.2 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bus terminal Shinjuku and arriving at Chuodo Hino. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shinjuku(Jr) and arriving at Kunitachi. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku and Kunitachi is 25 km. The road distance is 29.2 km.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Kunitachi without a car is to bus which takes 32 min and costs .

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The bus from Bus terminal Shinjuku to Chuodo Hino takes 32 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Shinjuku to Kunitachi bus services, operated by Keio Dentetsu Bus, depart from Bus terminal Shinjuku station.

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

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Kunitachi is to bus which takes 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 35 min.

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Shinjuku to Kunitachi bus services, operated by Keio Dentetsu Bus, arrive at Chuodo Hino station.

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

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku to Kunitachi.
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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

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

Keio Dentetsu Bus operates a bus from Shinjuku to Kunitachi twice daily, and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shinjuku to Kunitachi every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 35 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 Kunitachi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keio Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Mogusaen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Keio Dentetsu Bus
Website
highwaybus.com
Bus from Bus terminal Shinjuku to Chuodo Hino
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shinjuku to Kunitachi
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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Yes, the driving distance between Shinjuku to Kunitachi is 29 km. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Shinjuku to Kunitachi.

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