There are 3 ways to get from Urawa to Shinjuku by train, subway, taxi or car

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Train, Metro  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Urawa to Ikebukuro JR Shonan-Shinjuku / ...
  2. Take the Metro from Ikebukuro to Higashi-Shinjuku Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin

$4 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Urawa to Shinjuku 17.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Urawa to Shinjuku 17.4 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Urawa to Shinjuku is to drive which costs ¥330 - ¥480 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Urawa to Shinjuku is to taxi which costs ¥10000 - ¥13000 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Urawa and Shinjuku is 20 km. The road distance is 27.9 km.

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The best way to get from Urawa to Shinjuku without a car is to train and Metro which takes 33 min and costs ¥410 - ¥650.

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Urawa to Shinjuku, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Urawa to Shinjuku is 28 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Urawa to Shinjuku.

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Map of how to get from Urawa to Shinjuku.
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  • Distance: 12.2 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Urawa, Japan and Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Urawa to Shinjuku. However, you can take the train to Ikebukuro then take the Metro to Higashi-Shinjuku. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Shinjuku.

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 Urawa to Ikebukuro
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tokyo Metro
Website
tokyometro.jp
Subway from Ikebukuro to Higashi-Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Urawa to Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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