How to Get to Akihabara from Haneda Airport!!

最終更新日 2023-11-29

How do you go to Akihabara area from Haneda Airport?
I will show you every recommended way.

About Haneda Airport

There are 3 terminals in Haneda Airport:

■Terminal 1 (No. 1 Building)
■Terminal 2 (No. 2 Building)
■International Passenger Terminal

Flights of Terminal 1

  • JAL Group
  • Skymark(SKY)
  • Starflyer(SFJ) Flights for Kitakyushu Airport

Flights of Terminal 2

  • ANA(Except that flights for Kitakyushu Airport are Terminal 1)
  • Solaseed Air(SNA)
  • Starflyer(SFJ) Flights for Kansai International Airport

Furthermore, Buses frequently run between terminals.

How to go by Train

How do you go to Tokyo Tower by train from Haneda Airport ?

Take Keikyu Line
■Take Tokyo Monorail

I will explain these 2 ways in detail.

How to Go by Keikyu Line

Take Keikyu Line at Haneda Airport to Shinagawa station.

Please refer to the article below:
How to get to Shinagawa by Keikyu Line in detail
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How to go to Shinagwa station from Haneda Airport in detail

How to transfer to JR(Japan Railway) Line at Keikyu Shinagawa station

    • When you arrive at Keikyu Shinagawa station
    • Get off Car No.2 or Car No. 5
    • First car is No.8
    • You will find an escalator near by.


    • Go up the escalator and walk the passageway.


    • Go down the stairs, and you arrive at Platform No.1


    • There is JR Transfer Gate on this same platform.

京急 JR乗り換え

Please watch the video below: How to get to JR transfer Gate

The other way to transfer to JR Line

    • Get off Car No.7
    • Go down the stairs or escalator.


  • Down there, turn right.
  • At the end of the passageway, there is the escalator.
  • Go up the escalator, then you will get to JR Transfer Gate.

Take JR Yamanote Line Inner Tracks(for Tokyo, Ueno) from Track No. 1.
Take JR Keihin-Tohoku Line(for Omiya) from Track No. 3.

You will arrive at Akihabara station at 7 stops and for 15 min.
Fare is \170.


How to go by Monorail

Refer to the article below too : How to go to Hamamatsucho from Haneda Airport
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Here is how to go to Hamamatsucho from Haneda Airport
It is convenient to buy in advance a connection ticket for Akihabara at Monorail Haneda station.

As seen above, touch the display on “Monorail / Transfer to JR at Hamamatsucho ”
Insert \650(Monorail: \490 JR: \160)

Transfer at Hamamatsucho to JR(Japan railway) Line

Take JR Line at Hamamatsucho station.
How do you transfer?

  • Turn left, after getting out of Monorail Ticket Gate.
  • There are the stairs and escalator a little ahead,
  • They are going down only.
  • After getting down, walk across the passage by following the signboard.
  • The stairs and escalator are upward only
  • Go up, and then you will find JR Ticket Gate.

Here is the video to transfer from Tokyo Monorail to JR Line.
Check it out.

How to go to Akihabara station by JR Line

Go to Track No.1 and Track No.2 platform at Hamamatsucho.
Take JR Keihin-Tohoku Line(for Ueno and Omiya) from Track No. 1, or
Take Yamanote Line Inner Tracks(for Tokyo and Ueno) from Track No.2.

You will arrive at Akihabara station at 5 stops and for 10 min.

How to transfer from Haneda Airport International Terminal

There are 3 ways to transfer.

By Train(Tokyo Monorail or Keikyu Line)
By Airport Limousine
By Inter-Terminal Free Shuttle Bus

Please refer to the following article in detail

How to Transfer from International Terminal

How to go to the popular sites in Akihabara

What do you suppose are the popular sites in Akihabara? 秋葉原の人気スポットと言えば
・Akihabara Electric Town
・AKB48 Theater

I will show you how to go to these 2 sites in detatil.

These cars of train are convenient for you to get off

If you choose to get off these cars at JR Akihabara station, you would go with no difficulty to the Electric Town.

Track No. 2(Yamanote Line)
Car No. 3If you get off the 2nd door from the front,
You can go down an escalator close by.

Car No. 4If you get off the door in the very front,
you can go down an elevator nearby.

Car No. 6 If you get off the door in the very front,
you can go down an escalator close by.

Car No, 7 If you get off the 4th door from the front,
you can go down an escalator close by.

Track No. 1(Keihin-Tohoku Line)
Car No. 2 If you get off the door in the very front ,
you can go down an escalator close by.

Car No. 4 If you get off the 3rd door from the front,
you can go down an elevator nearby.

Car No. 5 If you get off the 2nd door from the front,
you can go down an escalator close by

Car No. 7 If you get off the 3rd door from the front,
you can go down an escalator close by.

The first car of train is Car No. 11 or No. 10.

How to go to the Exit of Electric Town from Akihabara station

When you get off Car No. 3 on Yamanote Line or Car No. 2 on Keihin-tohoku Line,
Follow the instruction in detail as below.

    • Go down the escalator.

    • Down there you will find the signboard.

    • Go to the Ticket Gate by following the signboard.
    • You will see the sign “Exit of Electric Town.”

How to go to AKB 48 Theater from the Exit of Electric Town

    • Go out of the Electoric Town Ticket Gate at Akihabara station秋葉原駅電気街口の改札を出ます
    • After going out of the ticket gate, turn right and walk outside.
    • There is the station square.

    • Walk across the square for UDX(Akihabara Urban Development X)
    • However, don’t take the escalator!
    • You will come to the street.

    • Turn to the left.
    • Walk across the first intersection.
    • Go for “BicCamera”

    • Go along the Electric Town street.
    • You will see “Animate Akihabara”.

    • You will find the signboard like this a little farther.

This is the discount store “Don Quihote”.

    • There is AKB 48 Theater on 8F in this building.

  • Distance: 560M Transfer Time: 7 min.

Check out the following video too: How to go to AKB 48 Theater from Akihabara station


How to Go by Bus

You can take Limousine from Haneda Airport bound for Akihabara station(The East Exit Open Land / In front of Yodobashi Camera).
Because of no transfer, it is convenient to take a bus.
But there are very few buses on this route.

How to get on the bus

Buy a bus ticket at“Limousine Bus Ticket Counter”
These counters are situated at both sides of Central Exit of 1F Arrival Lobby.
And they are located at both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2

Please buy a bus ticket in advance.
Fare is \930.
However, early morning ticket: \ 1,860

Then, get on the bus bound for Akihabara station at Bus stop No.5 on either Terminal 1 or Terminal 2.
Ride time is usually around 35~65 min.
But it depends on traffic congestion,

And not so many buses run on this route.
Refer to the following details about bus.
Here is the detail about nonstop bus from Haneda Airport

How to Go by Taxi

When you take a taxi from Haneda Airport to Akihabara:
Time: about 45 min.
Fare: about \6,500 ~\7,200.
Time and fee of taxi also vary with traffic congestion.
So, I recommend that you take “Haneda Airport Flat-rate Taxi”

Please refer to this article in detail.
Details of Haneda Airport Flat-rate Taxi

※When you get out of the taxi, don’t forget to ask for a“receipt”
If you forget anything in the car, this is essential to ask the taxi company

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When you take either Monorail or Keikyu Line,
It makes no big difference about time and fare.

If anything, Monorail fare is higher than Keikyu Line by \80,
But, Monorail trains come more often.



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