There are 4 ways to get from Ueno (Station) to Shinjuku by subway, train, taxi or foot

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Subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the subway from Ueno-Okachimachi to Wakamatsu-Kawada Toei Subway Oedo

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Ueno to Shin-Okubo JR Yamanote

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ueno (Station) to Shinjuku 6.6 miles

$40 - $50

Walk  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Walk from Ueno (Station) to Shinjuku 4.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ueno (Station) to Shinjuku is to subway which costs ¥210 - ¥230 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ueno (Station) to Shinjuku is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs ¥4400 - ¥5500.

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The distance between Ueno (Station) and Shinjuku is 6 km.

The subway from Ueno-Okachimachi to Wakamatsu-Kawada takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ueno and arriving at Shin-Okubo. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Ueno (Station) to Shinjuku every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Ueno (Station) to Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
+81 3-3814-1111
Nihon Kotsu Taxi
+81 3-5755-2336
Tokyo MK Taxi
+81 3-5547-5551

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