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There are 4 ways to get from Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station) by train, subway, taxi or car

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  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Ogikubo

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  1. Take the subway from Tokyo to Ogikubo

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  1. Take a taxi from Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station)


  1. Drive from Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station)

Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station) by train

The train journey time between Tokyo (Station) and Ogikubo (Station) is around 26 min and covers a distance of around 19 km. Operated by JR-East and Japan Railways (JR), the Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station) train service departs from Tokyo and arrives in Ogikubo. Typically 1649 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

1649 Weekly Trains
26 min Average Duration
¥340 Cheapest Price
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Tokyo (Station) → Ogikubo (Station)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ogikubo (Station) is 0120-565653.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ogikubo (Station) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ogikubo (Station) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0120-565653.

Last updated: 4 Aug 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station) is to subway which costs ¥210 - ¥240 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station) is to taxi which costs ¥6000 - ¥7500 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tokyo and arriving at Ogikubo. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Tokyo (Station) and Ogikubo (Station) is 14 km. The road distance is 15.3 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station) without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs ¥340 - ¥500.

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The train from Tokyo to Ogikubo takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station) train services, operated by JR-East, depart from Tokyo station.

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Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station) train services, operated by JR-East, arrive at Ogikubo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station) is 15 km. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station).

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There are 1052+ hotels available in Ogikubo (Station). Prices start at ¥12500 per night.

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  • Distance: 13.5 km
  • Duration: 26 min

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

JR-East operates a train from Tokyo to Ogikubo every 10 minutes. Tickets cost ¥360 - ¥500 and the journey takes 26 min. Japan Railways (JR) also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Train from Tokyo to Ogikubo
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
¥340 - ¥500
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Tokyo Metro
Subway from Tokyo to Ogikubo
Ave. Duration
33 min
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥210 - ¥240
Other operators
Taxi from Tokyo (Station) to Ogikubo (Station)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥7500
Tokyo Taxi
+81 3-5758-3630
Tokyo MK Taxi
+81 3-5547-5551
Km Taxi
+81 3-5530-6001
+81 3-3814-1111

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