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Toei Subway

160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3816-5700
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Easy, Accessable, Clean & Inexpensive Wat to Get Round Around Tokyo

When I lived in Japan in the 1990s I rarely took the subway. I caught JR trains daily and this was... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
RonH1963
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Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Great way to get around the city

Tokyo subway is well organized, affordable and easy to navigate. The initial view of the subway... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2018
bala793
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Windsor, Canada
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160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-3816-5700
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

When I lived in Japan in the 1990s I rarely took the subway. I caught JR trains daily and this was a function of where I lived and where I worked. But since then, when I travel back to Tokyo, I find the Subway much...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Tokyo subway is well organized, affordable and easy to navigate. The initial view of the subway map looks complicated, but once you use it a few times, it is very easy to use and gets you to neighborhoods and regions easily and efficiently. There are...More

1  Thank bala793
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

At first, we were somewhat lost because there are so many lines and options to go to point B from point, but after a day of sightseeing, it gets easier. If you ever need help, the security personnel are happy to help you.

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Do yourself a favour: convenient and inexpensive subway travel while in Tokyo! Be aware that the Tokyo Subway System is composed of 2 lines: the Tokyo Metro Line AND the Toei Line. We almost made the mistake of buying a Tokyo Metro Line pass, which...More

2  Thank Larry B
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

People are always frightened by the messy-looking subway map, but it is in deed easier than you think. Once you can identity the difference between subway, JR and private rails, and there are 2 operators in Tokyo subway (Private Tokyo Metro and government owned Toei...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is one of the free route maps for the Tokyo Subway. All stations have an English signage and are very easy to use as well as cheap. You get a similar map at each auto ticket machine which is also in various languages, so...More

Thank trevorc559
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

The subway system in Tokyo is fantastic. It is very complex and it will take awhile to learn and understand it. The Metro is made up of 9 lines. The Toei Subway is made up of 4 lines. They are the Asakusa line, Oedo line,...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Subway is the best method of getting around Tokyo. It's the cheapest mode of trasnsportation around Tokyo, especially if you compare to taxi. Please do a research before taking a taxi, or you can get broke easily. It has wide coverarge. You can easily reach...More

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