Access and Orientation
How to get to Kawagoe
Kawagoe is connected with central Tokyo by three railway companies: Tobu, Seibu and JR.
Kawagoe Station, Kawagoe-shi Station and Ikebukuro Station are connected by frequent trains along the Tobu Tojo Line (30 minutes by express trains, 450 yen one way).
Hon-Kawagoe Station and Seibu Shinjuku Station are connected by frequent trains along the Seibu Shinjuku Line (50-60 minutes, 480 yen one way).
Kawagoe Station and Shinjuku Station are also connected by frequent direct rapid trains via Omiya along the JR Saikyo/Kawagoe Line (55 minutes, 740 yen one way).
This trip is fully covered by the Japan Rail Pass.
Above fees and schedules are subject to change. For the current yen exchange rate, click here.