Public Transport: Buses & Trains

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Odakyu Rail
A train service from Tokyo to Hakone and the west of Tokyo. Some stations include Shinjuku, Otemachi, Yoyogi-Koen, Omotesando, Hakone-Yumoto, Enoshima, Odawara and Kayama.
East Japan Railway Company
Passenger railways in Japan. Discount pass is available for 5 days, 10 days or flexible 4 day pass. Tokyo head office is located at 2-2-2 Yoyogi, Shibuya-ku.
Keio Railway
Operates the Skyliner service to Narita airport and also some routes in the outer areas of Tokyo, including Shinjuku and Shibuya.
Odakyu Bus
Local bus service connecting Musashisakai, Kichijoji, Komae, Setagaya and Machida.
Toei Transportation
Subways, buses, streetcars (Toden), Nippori-Toneri Liner, and other public transportation services in Tokyo
Keio Bus
Local bus serving Hachioji, Shinjuku, Shibuya, Nakano and Setagaya. With a bus service departing after midnight from Shibuya to Hachioji and Fucho, and Shinjuku to Hashimoto, Hashioji, Fuchu and National stations.
The Shinkansen (Bullet Train)
High-speed train run by Japan Railways, and is shared by JR East, JR Central and JR West. It has two main routes.
Seibu Bus
Services many communities including Nerima, Asaka, Iruma, Kawagoe, Saitama, Sayama, Tokorozawa, Nishitokyo, Higashimurayama, Higashiyamato, Kiyose and Kodaira.
Tokyo Shitamachi Bus
A fixed-route sightseeing bus that runs daily, touring some of Tokyo’s popular sightseeing spots. Route map and timetable are located in the website.
Airport Limousine Bus
Bus service to/from both Tokyo airports connecting to major hotels and points of interest in Tokyo, Narita airport bus, Haneda airport bus, boarding points include Shibuya, Shinagawa, Roppongi, Shinzuku, Ginza, T-CAT, YCAT and more. No reservations.
Nihonbashi Metro-Link
Free shuttle bus around Nihonbashi and Yaesu operating every 10 minutes between 10:00-20:00.
Tobu Bus
Serving many areas in Tokyo including Ueno, Otaka, Tanaka, Nagareyama, Matsudo, Omiya, Nitta and Tokyo Sky Tree.
Small train line which operates in Ariake and Odaiba and connects Shiodome, Shimbashi, the Telecom Center and Toyosu.
Kokusai Kogyo
Extensive bus network covering Tokyo and Saitama districts including Ikebukuro, Nerima, Shimura, Akabane, Toda, Kawaguchi, Hatogaya, Nishiura and Hanno.
New Tokyo Kanko Bus
Tour packages to specific destinations and activities such as hot springs (onsen) and hiking. Open daily 09:30-18:00; Saturday 09:30-12:00.
Charter Bus & Limousine Japan
Arranges charter buses, limousines, vans and taxis in any city, any airport and any station in Japan. Tokyo office is located at TOC Ariake West Tower 7F, 3-5-7 Ariake, Koutou-ku.
Tokyo Monorail
Accessible to Haneda International Airport and to the heart of the city.
Keisei Airport Express Bus
Bus service to/from both Tokyo airports connecting to major intersections and points of interest around Tokyo city, Narita airport bus, Haneda airport bus, boarding points include Tokyo Disney resort, Makuhari, Chiba, YCAT and many others.
Nohi Bus
Service connecting Shinjuku to Takayama with stops at Hino, Fuchu, Mitaka and Nyukawa.
Seibu Railway
Connects Ikebukuro and Seibu Shinjuku with west Tokyo. Areas served include Chichibu, Kawagoe, Tokorozawa, Ogawa and Haijima.
Connects Haneda airport with nine other stations in south Tokyo. Siuca and Monorail Pass is available but ticket my be bought at the Haneda Airport ticket office between 11:00-18:30.
Kanto Bus
Bus service around Nakano, Koenji, Asagaya, Ogikubo, Kichijoji, Mitaka and Musashisakai stations.
Sky Bus Tokyo
Four different sightseeing bus tours on nonstop routes with a tour guide. All tours originate and end at the Marunouchi south entrance of Tokyo station. The areas covered are Tokyo Sky Tree, Odaiba, Tokyo Tower and the Imperial Palace.
Hinomaru Limousine Bus
Operating three different free bus routes which are sponsored by local businesses
Tobu Line
Connects Shinjuku, Ikebukuro and Asakusa to the Nikko and Kinugawa areas.
Serves as a flexible transport ticket, and can even be used instead of a credit card or money in certain stores. It can be recharged at vending machines in Tokyo stations, and is also usable on buses.
Tokyo Bay Shuttle
Free shuttle bus service around the Odaiba area operating every 15-20 minutes between 11:00-20:00.
Marunouchi Shuttle
Free shuttle bus service around Marunouchi, Otemachi and Yurakucho. It operates every 12-15 minutes between 08:00-20:00 on weekdays and 10:00-20:00 on weekends.
Tokyo Metro
Sub-railway system connecting to all areas of Tokyo. Information desks are located at Ginza, Shinjuku and Omote-sando stations; open daily 10:00-18:00. Keisei Skyliner and Tokyo Metro Pass is available; tickets must be bought at Narita Airport.
Keisei Electric Railway
Connects Narita and Haneda airports and downtown Tokyo via Ueno, Asakusa, Nippori and Shinagawa. They also have lines in Tokyo and east of Tokyo, including Chiba and Funabashi. With Keisei Skyliner and Tokyo Metro Pass; tickets must be bought at Narita.
Keikyu Railway
Connects Haneda airport and Tokyo.
JR Bus Kanto
Operating services from Tokyo to many destinations on the main island of Honshu including Osaka, Nagoya and Nagano. Includes some overnight services. Most longer route buses require reservations.
Nishitetsu Highway Bus
Overnight bus service from Tokyo to Fukuoka.
Tachikawa Bus
Local bus service connecting the Tachikawa area.
Tokyu Bus
Extensive network throughout Tokyo.
Willer Express
ong distance bus service with several routes from Tokyo and Tokyo Disney to Aomori, Sendai, Fukushima, Akita, Yamagata, Niigata, Nagoya, Tsu, Gifu, Fukui, Kanazawa, Toyama, Okayama, Kobe, Kyoto, Osaka, Shimane, Tottori, Hiroshima and Yokohama.
Sky Hop Bus
This bus is a "hop on, hop off" sightseeing double decker bus service with three different routes. The areas covered are Akihabara, Nihombashi, Tokyo Sky Tree, Ueno, Roppongi, Tokyo Tower, Marunouchi, Odaiba and Ginza.
Tokyu Lines
Operates primarily in south Tokyo and connects Kamata, Shibuya, Oimachi, Gotanda and Meguro.
Nishi Tokyo Bus
Local bus service in the areas around Hachioji, Takao, Hino, Ome, Kawabe, Okutama, Fussa, Tachikawa, Tenancy and Akikawa stations.