There are 3 ways to get from Tokyo to Saitama by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Omiya(Saitama) Shinkansen Kagayaki / ...

$4 - $24

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tokyo to Saitama 23.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Saitama 23.3 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Saitama is to drive which costs ¥430 - ¥650 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Saitama is to train which takes 25 min and costs ¥500 - ¥2600.

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The distance between Tokyo and Saitama is 27 km. The road distance is 37 km.

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The train from Tokyo to Omiya(Saitama) takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tokyo and arriving at Omiya(Saitama). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and Saitama, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Tokyo to Saitama every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 25 min. Japan Railways (JR) also services this route every 20 minutes.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Other operators
Taxi from Tokyo to Saitama
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
+81 3-3814-1111
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
+81 3-5755-2336
Tokyo MK Taxi
+81 3-5547-5551

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