Red Line

Asakusa and
TOKYO SKYTREE

course

Basic Information

Hop on
Please board at any stop you like. Please present your ticket to the crew as you board. You can choose any seat you like.
* You may not be able to board if the bus is full.
* The bus does not stop at Ueno Station on weekdays.
Hop off
You can get off at any stop you like. Enjoy each location and the surrounding areas.
* The bus does not stop at Ueno Station on weekdays.
1-day tickets (valid for 24 hours)
  • Adults ¥3,500
  • Children ¥1,700
(Example) If you purchase your ticket at 3:00 pm in June 30, it will be valid until 3:00 pm on July 1.
* Young children: children of elementary school age or below. Children below elementary school age are free when sitting on a lap.
* With a 1-day ticket you can board both the Red Line and Blue Line freely within the time limit!

TRAVEL ROUTE

Marunouchi

Marunouchi

Marunouchi

Tokyo Station

Ueno

Ueno

Ueno

Ueno

Sky Tree

Tokyo Sky Tree

Sky Tree

Tokyo Sky Tree

Asakusa

Asakusa

Asakusa

Asakusa

Akihabara

Akihabara

Akihabara

Akihabara

Nihonbashi

Nihonbashi1

Nihonbashi

Nihonbashi1

Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building

  • 09:30
  • 10:05
  • 10:40
  • 11:15
  • 11:50
  • 12:25
  • 13:00
  • 13:35
  • 14:10
  • 14:45
  • 15:20
  • 15:55
  • 16:30
  • 17:05
  • 17:40

Tokyo station, a 6-minute walk from the bus stop, is a terminal station with a rich history of more than 100 years. The "Marunouchi Ekisya" has been designated an Important Cultural Property, and was restored to its original grandeur in 2012.

Ueno Station*

  • 09:50
  • 10:25
  • 11:00
  • 11:35
  • 12:10
  • 12:45
  • 13:20
  • 13:55
  • 14:30
  • 15:05
  • 15:40
  • 16:15
  • 16:50
  • 17:25
  • 18:00
* Stops at Ueno Station stop only on Saturday, Sunday, and holidays

Don’t miss the zoo, where you can see pandas and many other animals. Nearby is also the popular Yanesen area. It’s a great spot to walk around old streets while trying out various snacks.

TOKYO SKYTREE Station

  • 10:01
  • 10:36
  • 11:11
  • 11:46
  • 12:21
  • 12:56
  • 13:31
  • 14:06
  • 14:41
  • 15:16
  • 15:51
  • 16:26
  • 17:01
  • 17:36
  • 18:11

At Solamachi, which also serves as Skytree’s entrance, you can go shopping on the first floor’s Japanese-style “Station Street.” Also don’t miss the fourth floor “Japan Souvenir Street.”

Asakusa Hanakawado (Senso-ji Higashisando)

  • 10:09
  • 10:44
  • 11:19
  • 11:54
  • 12:29
  • 13:04
  • 13:39
  • 14:14
  • 14:49
  • 15:24
  • 15:59
  • 16:34
  • 17:09
  • 17:44
  • 18:19

Senso-ji temple is only five minutes from the bus stop. On the nearby Nakamise Shopping Street are many Japanese confectionary shops selling Kaminari Okoshi and fresh senbei crackers. There are many Japanese-style souvenir stores as well as rickshaw ride services.

Matsuzakaya Ueno

  • 10:29
  • 11:04
  • 11:39
  • 12:14
  • 12:49
  • 13:24
  • 13:59
  • 14:34
  • 15:09
  • 15:44
  • 16:19
  • 16:54
  • 17:29
  • 18:04
  • 18:39

On Ameyoko, a shopping street filled with local color, you can buy food, clothing, and more at discount prices. If you walk five minutes towards Ueno Station from the bus stop, you’ll arrive at Ueno Park, which has a variety of museums.

Akihabara (Suehiro-cho)

  • 10:31
  • 11:06
  • 11:41
  • 12:16
  • 12:51
  • 13:26
  • 14:01
  • 14:36
  • 15:11
  • 15:46
  • 16:21
  • 16:56
  • 17:31
  • 18:06
  • 18:41

Tokyo’s most famous electronics shopping area. There are shops selling anime goods, as well as cafes with waitresses dressed up like maids. You can also see them handing out flyers along the street.

Shin-Nihonbashi Station (Mitsui Tower, Mitsukoshi)

  • 10:41
  • 11:16
  • 11:51
  • 12:26
  • 13:01
  • 13:36
  • 14:11
  • 14:46
  • 15:21
  • 15:56
  • 16:31
  • 17:06
  • 17:41
  • 18:16
  • 18:51

Here in Nihonbashi is the main store of Mitsukoshi, Japan’s oldest department store. With your ticket you can ride a shuttle bus that goes around Nihonbashi. It’s a great opportunity to visit Ningyocho’s Amazake Yokocho for a taste of a bustling old-time downtown environment.

Marunouchi Mitsubishi Building

  • 11:00
  • 11:35
  • 12:10
  • 12:45
  • 13:20
  • 13:55
  • 14:30
  • 15:05
  • 15:40
  • 16:15
  • 16:50
  • 17:25
  • 18:00
  • 18:35
  • 19:10

Tokyo station, a 6-minute walk from the bus stop, is a terminal station with a rich history of more than 100 years. The "Marunouchi Ekisya" has been designated an Important Cultural Property, and was restored to its original grandeur in 2012.

Service Title

  • Marunouchi Shuttle
  • Metrolink Nihonbashi E Line
  • Metrolink Nihonbashi