There are 4 ways to get from Shinjuku to Shimoochiai by train, subway, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 min

  1. Seibu Shinjuku Local

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Subway  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Toei Subway Oedo

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. 2 miles

$14 - $18

Walk  •  32 min

  1. 1.7 miles

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

Seibu Railways operates a train from Shinjuku to Shimoochiai every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
Seibu Railways
Train from Seibu-Shinjuku to Shimo-Ochiai
Ave. Duration
6 min
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Shinjuku to Shimoochiai
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Tokyo MK Taxi
+81 3-5547-5551
+81 3-3814-1111
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
+81 3-5755-2336

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Shinjuku and Shimoochiai is 2 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku to Shimoochiai is to train which costs ¥85 - ¥130 and takes 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Shinjuku to Shimoochiai is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs ¥1600 - ¥2000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seibu-Shinjuku and arriving at Shimo-Ochiai. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

The train from Seibu-Shinjuku to Shimo-Ochiai takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.