Tsukuba Express

How to TX

Route Map

Tsukuba Express, or TX, is a 58.3-km-long railway line that connects Akihabara (Tokyo) and Tsukuba (Ibaraki).

Click here for TX station names, scheduled stops, travel times, and a map of major railway lines in the Greater Tokyo Area.


Click here for TX timetables by station and by train.


Click here for a table of regular passenger fares.

Using TX

Click here for a guide to using TX, and some manners and rules to follow.

Transferring Lines

Click here for information on major TX transfer stations, and tips to accessing other lines smoothly.


Visitors to Japan taking in the sights around Akihabara and Asakusa stations can take advantage of the TX Free Wi-Fi service.