There are 3 ways to get from Shinjuku to Railway Museum by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Ikebukuro to Omiya(Saitama) JR Saikyo Local / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shinjuku to Railway Museum 20.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku to Railway Museum 20.1 miles

$3 - $5

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The distance between Shinjuku and Railway Museum is 26 km. The road distance is 32.2 km.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Railway Museum without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Shinjuku to Railway Museum, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinjuku to Railway Museum is 32 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Shinjuku to Railway Museum.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku to Railway Museum.
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  • Distance: 16.1 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Shinjuku to Railway Museum every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 36 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.

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Train from Ikebukuro to Omiya(Saitama)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Shinjuku to Railway Museum
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
+81 3-3814-1111
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
+81 3-5755-2336
Tokyo MK Taxi
+81 3-5547-5551

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