【Individual feature】Introduction to adult entertainment districts within an hour’s train ride from Tokyo!

This article introduces the red-light districts of Tsuchiura, Utsunomiya, Takasaki, Omiya, Kawasaki, and Yokohama that can be accessed within 60 minutes from Tokyo. It explains the characteristics of each area and how to access them from Tokyo, so it's a must-see for those who want to know about red-light districts near Tokyo.

After enjoying the sights and sounds of Tokyo, many people may want to have some fun in the adult entertainment districts.
The adult entertainment districts near Tokyo have different characteristics depending on the area.

Therefore, this article introduces the adult entertainment districts in Tsuchiura, Utsunomiya, Takasaki, Omiya, Kawasaki, and Yokohama, respectively.
The features of each area and accessibility from Tokyo will be explained, so those who want to know about the adult entertainment districts close to Tokyo must not miss it.

Features and Attractions in Tokyo

Tokyo is a huge city with a population of nearly 14 million.
There are a variety of tourist attractions ranging from historical sites such as Sensoji Temple, the Kaminarimon Gate, and the Kabuki-za Theater to the Tokyo Skytree and Tokyo Tower.
The Imperial Palace and the Kokugikan are also popular tourist attractions.

The charms of Tokyo vary from place to place, and this is one of its unique characteristics.

Adult entertainment town close to Tokyo 1: Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture

Kawasaki is home to tourist attractions such as the Kawasaki City Fujiko F. Fujio Museum and Yumemigasaki Animal Park.
Traditionally, Kawasaki was a location that attracted many men because of its many factories and the proximity of the Kawasaki Race Track.
The area has a history of postwar brothels that were formed to target these men.

Although the brothels have disappeared due to crackdowns, there are still many soap operas, which are becoming fewer and fewer throughout Japan.

Characteristics of Kawasaki: Many long-established stores and upscale stores.

Kawasaki is the second most famous adult entertainment district in the Kanto region after Yoshiwara.
As mentioned above, there are many soap stores due to the history of the original adult entertainment shops, as well as many health stores such as outcall escort service.

There are many long-established establishments, and Kawasaki is also characterized by many high-class establishments.
There are also budget stores with a wide range of prices, but if you are going to go to the trouble of playing in Kawasaki, we recommend you to visit a long-established luxury store with a long history.

Access [Approximately 30 minutes from Tokyo

Access from Tokyo to Kawasaki Station is very close, taking less than 30 minutes by conventional train.

18 minutes by JR Ueno Tokyo Line
23 minutes by JR Keihin-Tohoku Line

Shinkawasaki Station is 22 minutes from Tokyo Station on the JR Yokosuka Line.

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Adult entertainment town close to Tokyo 2: “Yokohama” in Kanagawa Prefecture

Yokohama is a famous tourist spot with Chinatown and the Red Brick Warehouse.
It also has a long history as an entertainment district, and there were originally several brothels in Yokohama.

The typical “Minatozaki brothel,” “Yoshiwaracho brothel,” “Takashimacho brothel,” and “Eishin brothel” were collectively called the Yokohama brothels.
Although there were repeated relocations due to fires, the red-light district of Eishin continued as a brothel district until 1958.

Characteristics of Yokohama] There are different types of brothels in each area.

The adult entertainment districts in Yokohama are divided into five areas: Yokohama Station Area, Akebonocho, Koganecho, Kannai, and Fukutomicho, each with different characteristics.

Yokohama Station area is mainly for dispatched adult entertainment services, Akebonocho is Japan’s largest fashion health district on the former site of a brothel, Koganecho and Kannai are mainly for deli-health services, and Fukutomi-machi is a soap town.
Therefore, it is advisable to change the area you visit depending on what kind of fun you want to have.

Access [Approximately 30 minutes from Tokyo

Access from Tokyo Station to Yokohama Station without changing trains.

Keihin-Tohoku Line of JR: 36 minutes by special rapid train
Tokaido Line/Ueno Tokyo Line: 26 minutes by rapid or local train
Yokosuka Line: 26 minutes by rapid train

Other convenient transportation options include access from Ueno, Shinagawa, Shibuya, Shinjuku, and Ikebukuro stations to Yokohama Station without changing trains.

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Adult entertainment Towns Near Tokyo 3: Tsuchiura, Ibaraki Prefecture

Tsuchiura is home to Kasumigaura General Park and the Kamitakatsu Kaizuka Hometown History Plaza.
Tsuchiura is also a great place to enjoy a cruise on Kasumigaura, the second largest lake in Japan.
The Tsuchiura National Fireworks Festival, one of Japan’s three largest fireworks festivals, is also held in the summer.

Characteristics of Tsuchiura] One of the largest entertainment districts in the northern Kanto region

Tsuchiura is one of the largest entertainment districts in northern Kanto.
Centered on Sakura-machi 2-chome, the area is lined with soap and health clubs and other adult entertainment establishments.
Sakura-machi began as a brothel when it flourished as a navy comfort station.
Because of its long history, Tsuchiura City is characterized by the nostalgic atmosphere of the past.
Just walking around the town, you can enjoy the scenery.

There are various kinds of brothels, and you can get services according to your budget, such as a short course from 7,000 yen for 35 minutes or from 16,000 yen for 60 minutes.

Access [about 50 minutes from Tokyo].

The Ueno Tokyo Line from Tokyo Station to Tsuchiura Station allows you to reach Tokyo and Shinagawa without changing trains.
The JR Joban Line limited express train takes about 50 minutes to get to Tsuchiura Station, making it easily accessible.
If you are driving, it takes about 1 hour from the center of Tokyo by using the Metropolitan Expressway and Joban Expressway.

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Adult entertainment Towns Near Tokyo 4: “Utsunomiya” in Tochigi Prefecture

Utsunomiya is famous for its dumplings.
Utsunomiya’s history in the adult entertainment  districts dates back to the Edo period.
Utsunomiya, which prospered as a lodging town, began offering adult entertainment services as a means of attracting customers.

The War of the Dog War destroyed Utsunomiya’s inn towns, but the city flourished as a military town during the Meiji period (1868-1912), and the number of establishments offering sexual services targeting soldiers increased.
Although most of the area was also destroyed by fire during World War II, reconstruction efforts led to the formation of the current entertainment district.

Characteristics of Utsunomiya] There are many soaps.

There are many soap stores in Utsunomiya.
Since there are adult entertainment shops with a large number of girls, you can play with various types of girls.
There are not only long-established stores but also relatively reasonable ones, so you can enjoy yourself according to your budget, which is another advantage in Utsunomiya’s adult entertainment district.

Also, while most of the stores are usually open at night, many of them are open early in the morning, which can be said to be a unique feature of Utsunomiya’s entertainment district.

Access [about 50 minutes from Tokyo]

It takes about 50 minutes from Tokyo to Utsunomiya on the Tohoku Shinkansen.
Shinkansen trains also depart from Ueno Station, with stops such as “Yamabiko,” “Nasuno,” and “Tsubasa.”
It takes about 2 hours to get from Tokyo to Utsunomiya by expressway, so the Shinkansen is probably more convenient.

Adult entertainment town 5 near Tokyo: Takasaki, Gunma Prefecture

Takasaki, one of Gunma Prefecture’s representative cities, is a thriving commercial city.
Famous sightseeing spots include Shorinzan Darumaji Temple, which is said to be the birthplace of Wadaruma, and Haruna Shrine, which is famous as a power spot.

[Characteristics of Takasaki] Delivery health is the mainstream

Speaking of the red-light district in Takasaki, it is Chuo Ginza Street.
Although there are some erotic beauty salons, most of the adult entertainment shops in Takasaki are delivery health services.
Some stores have over 100 girls, so you’re sure to find the girl you like.
Delivery health concepts and service content vary widely depending on the store, so one of the characteristics of Takasaki is that you can enjoy it according to your tastes.

Access [About 50 minutes from Tokyo by Shinkansen]

It takes less than 50 minutes from Tokyo to Takasaki by Shinkansen.
You can arrive at Takasaki Station from Tokyo Station without changing trains.
From Ueno Station, the JR Limited Express “Akagi” or “Kusatsu Shima” is a more reasonable option than the Shinkansen, but the disadvantage is that it takes about 1 hour and 50 minutes.

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Adult entertainment town 6 near Tokyo: Omiya, Saitama Prefecture

Omiya in Saitama Prefecture is an area with many museums and art galleries.
Omiya is famous for the Railway Museum and Saitama Prefectural Omiya Park, and although it is close to Tokyo and has many commercial facilities, its appeal is that it also offers a sense of nature.

[Characteristics of Omiya] Features are different in the north and south

Omiya is one of the top-class downtown areas in Saitama Prefecture.
Minami Ginza in the south is full of restaurants where you can enjoy a meal.

Kita Ginza, to the north, is Omiya’s red-light district.
Kita Ginza is home to many soap shops and has a good reputation for having many honest girls.
Another feature of this area is that there are many stores where you can receive services at reasonable prices, such as mass-market stores and discount stores.

In this way, you can enjoy different ways of enjoying Omiya in the north and south.

Access [about 30 minutes from Tokyo]

It is accessible from Tokyo by Shinkansen and conventional lines.

● Shinkansen: 2 stations, approximately 25 minutes
● Conventional line: 31 minutes with 6 stations on the JR Ueno Tokyo Line

You can travel to both without changing trains.
It is also accessible by the Saikyo Line and the metro, but please note that you will have to change trains.


Red-light districts close to Tokyo include Tsuchiura, Utsunomiya, Takasaki, Omiya, Kawasaki, and Yokohama.
Each has different characteristics, but have you found the red-light district that interests you?
All areas are within 60 minutes from Tokyo, so you can easily visit them.
Please feel free to visit the red-light districts that interest you.

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Q.Where is the red-light district closest to Tokyo?
A.There are red-light districts in Tsuchiura, Utsunomiya, Takasaki, Omiya, Kawasaki, and Yokohama.

Q. How long does it take from Tokyo to get to the red-light districts of Tsuchiura, Utsunomiya, Takasaki, Omiya, Kawasaki, and Yokohama?
A.Any area can be accessed within 60 minutes.

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