There are 6 ways to get from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station) by subway, train, bus, 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

Subway, train  •  19 min

  1. Take the subway from Oshiage to Asakusabashi Toei Subway Asakusa
  2. Take the train from Asakusabashi to Akihabara Jr Chuo/Sobu Local Service

$3

Cheapest option

Subway  •  28 min

  1. Take the subway from Oshiage to Asakusabashi Toei Subway Asakusa

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Metro, train  •  20 min

  1. Take the Metro from Oshiage to Kinshicho Tokyo Metro Hanzomon
  2. Take the train from Kinshicho to Akihabara Jr Chuo/Sobu Local Service

$2 - $4

Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Skytree Town mae to Ueno

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station) 3.1 miles

$20 - $25

Walk  •  54 min

  1. Walk from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station) 2.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station) is to subway which costs ¥180 - ¥200 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station) is to taxi which costs ¥2300 - ¥2800 and takes 5 min.

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The distance between Tokyo Skytree (Station) and Akihabara (Station) is 3 km.

The best way to get from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station) without a car is to subway and train which takes 19 min and costs ¥290 - ¥310.

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It takes approximately 19 min to get from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station), including transfers.

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There are 2218+ hotels available in Akihabara (Station). Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station).
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

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

Tobu bus operates a bus from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 25 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 Asakusabashi to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kinshicho to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Oshiage to Kinshicho
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Tobu bus
Website
tobu-bus.com
Bus from Tokyo Skytree Town mae to Ueno
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
tobu-bus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tokyo Skytree (Station) to Akihabara (Station)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
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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