There are 5 ways to get from Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine by subway, train, taxi, towncar or foot

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Metro  •  31 min

  1. Take the Metro from Nijubashimae to Meiji-Jingumae Tokyo Metro Chiyoda

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Harajuku JR Yamanote

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine 5.1 miles

$30 - $40

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine 5.1 miles

$29 - $40

Walk  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Walk from Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine 5.3 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tokyo and arriving at Harajuku. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Tokyo (Station) and Meiji Shrine is 6 km.

The best way to get from Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine without a car is to Metro which takes 31 min and costs .

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The Metro from Nijubashimae to Meiji-Jingumae takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Tokyo station.

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Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Harajuku station.

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There are 2296+ hotels available in Meiji Shrine. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine.
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  • Distance: 3.8 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Tokyo (Station), Japan and Meiji Shrine, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Nijubashimae to Meiji-Jingumae
Ave. Duration
13 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 Tokyo to Harajuku
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Uber Tokyo
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Black
$29 - $40
Black Van
$35 - $50
Taxi from Tokyo (Station) to Meiji Shrine
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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