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There are 5 ways to get from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station) by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, Metro  •  42 min

  1. Take the subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Kiyosumi-Shirakawa Toei Subway Oedo
  2. Take the Metro from Kiyosumi-Shirakawa to Oshiage Tokyo Metro Hanzomon

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Subway  •  47 min

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

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Okubo to Ueno JR Yamanote
  2. Take the bus from Ueno to Tokyo Skytree Town mae

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station) 7 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station) 7 miles

$1 - $2

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station) is to drive which costs ¥130 - ¥200 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station) is to taxi which costs ¥4600 - ¥5500 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Shinjuku and Tokyo Skytree (Station) is 9 km. The road distance is 11.3 km.

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The best way to get from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station) without a car is to subway and Metro which takes 42 min and costs ¥390 - ¥550.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station) is 11 km. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station).

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There are 2716+ hotels available in Tokyo Skytree (Station). Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station).
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan and Tokyo Skytree (Station), Japan?

There is no direct connection from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station). However, you can take the subway to Kiyosumi-Shirakawa, take the Metro to Oshiage, then take the walk to Tokyo Skytree (Station). Alternatively, Toei Subway operates a vehicle from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
Toei Subway
Website
kotsu.metro.tokyo.jp
Subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Kiyosumi-Shirakawa
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Higashi-Shinjuku to Kuramae
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Kiyosumi-Shirakawa to Oshiage
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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 Shin-Okubo to Ueno
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Tobu bus
Website
tobu-bus.com
Bus from Ueno to Tokyo Skytree Town mae
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
tobu-bus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shinjuku to Tokyo Skytree (Station)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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