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Akihabara Electric Town (Akihabara Denki-gai)

Travel Guide - Akihabara Electric Town (Akihabara Denki-gai)


Akihabara Electric Town features bustling streets with specialty shops of electric appliances and pop culture. It is one of the largest electronics quarters in the world, lined with a number of electronics stores that offer PC equipment, office automation equipment, and home appliances. In addition, there are also a variety of shops specializing in computer software and video game as well as Anime and Manga.
With the increase of foreign tourists today, many duty-free stores stock appliances designed for overseas use, and most of the employees working in such stores are fluent in several languages; therefore customers can easily purchase overseas models and products here.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Varies according to the shop / facility


  • Varies according to the shop / facility

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from JR Akihabara Station
  • 2 minutes walk from Akihabara Station on the Tsukuba Express (01)
  • 5 minutes walk from Akihabara Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (H15)
  • 5 minutes walk from Suehirocho Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (G14)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-0021


Bob @Bob92491429 - 2020-11-01
@TrashTastePod No cap, this was one the most entertaining trash taste episodes ( the Akihabara one is my fav ), I h… https://t.co/YCp0TgJIAT
Nakiri Erina @ErinaSauce - 2020-11-01
@nightowl2213 Here is the sauce!

Anime: Steins;Gate
Episode: 5/24 (at around 0:00:14)
Studio: White Fox
Genres: Dr… https://t.co/VX4TB1XhH7
ウルトラキュートマン @dheemaz - 2020-11-01
Not just dinner, it's an experience!

#travelphotography #travelJapan #AKB48 #idolgroup #dinner #culinary #ramen… https://t.co/4x9pIE8a0E
Kevin Oliver @KevinOliver74 - 2020-11-01
Pretty sure Covid Era Halloween in Vancouver 2020 won't be as cool as Halloween 2017 in Akihabara or as epic as Halloween 2019 in Shibuya.
TOUR_JPN @travel_to_jpn - 2020-11-01
#兩国 2 #Ryogoku Area2 https://t.co/eUlgTSjIWU
Thanko inc. @Thanko_Inc - 2020-11-01
[Recommended Item]'Flexible Bed stand for Smartphone and Tablet'
Let's have lazy life!
#akihabara #Souvenir
Aya Nagamoto(長元 阿矢) @ayanagamoto - 2020-11-01
I think the staff went to Akihabara, experienced a maid cafe, and ate meat buns at a convenience store.
Ramen is Ja… https://t.co/Ko5zWrIdrj
✿ Rena Is Sus ✿ @FeoUltima - 2020-10-31
Two years ago tonight I celebrated Halloween in Akihabara and Harajuku in a quickly assembled vampire getup that I… https://t.co/4g3Claulrz
Nakiri Erina @ErinaSauce - 2020-10-31
@EthnicIvory @black_pitit @gettinganimated Here is the sauce!

Anime: Steins;Gate
Episode: 15/24 (at around 0:09:31… https://t.co/RDdbgSpKtp
Robert Ivy @robivy64 - 2020-10-31
486 FM Towns Marty! @BEEP_akihabara https://t.co/m94dC0ykhW
Nazuna@なずな @nerz_jp - 2020-10-31
[Stroll in AKIBA✨]
Found this exciting shop themed of the anime #gintama!! This show was such a blast I love rewatc… https://t.co/8ryj13SuIN
jokorb @jokorb_bot - 2020-10-31
futaborb likes to go out to the arcades in akihabara with me! we're great at dance dance revolution.
A.M. @steelballrunner - 2020-10-31
He later met Mikami Shinji of 'Bio Hazard.' After having a safe pitch rejected by Mikami, Kouno needed to use his a… https://t.co/IbYhx98OKK
桑原良治 @yshrkwhr - 2020-10-31
[YouTube Info]
Halloween with Play.Goose at home! Special
#tokyo #akiba #shibuya #baba… https://t.co/8ieh5XMwLT
Thanko inc. @Thanko_Inc - 2020-10-31
Welcome to Thanko's innovative and interesting digital gadgets! https://t.co/FtgdlinRcN #Japan #akihabara #electronic
•Aki• @Akihabara_Red - 2020-10-31
RT @CyberpunkGame: In case you've been wondering how our week went.

Friedrich @AniMetalHead - 2020-10-31
RT @nerz_jp: [Stroll in AKIBA✨]
COSPA located in Atre!
Found all sorts of cool items that you can use at a daily basis! Check out the sick…
DarthMaul🔋🚘 @DarthMaulEV - 2020-10-31
Hello Chalon-sur-Saône in France, coming through ! I won't be polluting your 47251 souls, no worries #EV #inSilence… https://t.co/vWArQPdQpD
Tokyo Room Finder @japanroomfinder - 2020-10-31
🎃Furnished private rooms are available in a 4-story guesthouse in #Chuo🍭

Between #Akihabara and #Odaiba

✔ Rent fr… https://t.co/Lq5yp77cGR
アキハバラ@BEEP @BEEP_akihabara - 2020-10-31
RT @Shino4know: 🎃Happy Cattween ♪
#ハロウィン https://t.co/wsfz2agK8U
RabbidKnight36 @RabbidKnight36 - 2020-10-31
RT @wongJP: Hello / Evening.

#japan2018 #kitakyushu #北九州空港 #hatsunemiku #初音ミク #misterdonut #misudo #ミスド #choya #梅酒 #yodobashicamera #akiha…
Joseph @JoDroPro - 2020-10-31
Happy Halloween!

On the way back from Akihabara years ago, I stopped by Shibuya and totally forgot it was Hallowee… https://t.co/tQj1ffieWK
Alex Altenburger @AlexAlten1 - 2020-10-31
RT @wongJP: Hello / Evening.

#japan2018 #kitakyushu #北九州空港 #hatsunemiku #初音ミク #misterdonut #misudo #ミスド #choya #梅酒 #yodobashicamera #akiha…
JapanClubSmanta[BOT] @JCSmanta - 2020-10-31
Sumo wrestlers eat a stew called Chankonabe to fatten up. Many restaurants in the Ryogoku district of Tokyo serve this nabe. #JapanFact
Thanko inc. @Thanko_Inc - 2020-10-31
[Recommended Item]'VR 3D Head Mount for Smartphone'
Enjoy 3D movies at home!
#akihabara #souvenir #electronic
James Wong @wongJP - 2020-10-31
Hello / Evening.

#japan2018 #kitakyushu #北九州空港 #hatsunemiku #初音ミク #misterdonut #misudo #ミスド #choya #梅酒… https://t.co/4xsMuGSIuy
Nazuna@なずな @nerz_jp - 2020-10-31
[Stroll in AKIBA✨]
Another from COSPA located in Atre!
Not only anime but they also have #VOCALOID items as well! I… https://t.co/NDxd8kLUoz
bb @b2nov18 - 2020-10-31
girl's in a lot of different concept cafe and bar in akihabara is on fleek and cute right? ahh but today's hallowee… https://t.co/0RJealFvNm
Chris Porter ♫ @CPorterMusic - 2020-10-31
Ryu Umemoto playing his track 'Shop Demo' from the game Grounseed for a live audience at a shop in Akihabara. https://t.co/QW2pYgB06e
東京•横浜買い物代行 代わりにショッピング! @shopping_kawari - 2020-10-31
I can purchase that for you, and will send you at the most reasonable delivery charge.#Tokyo #Yokohama #Ikebukuro #Akihabara #Anime


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