There are 7 ways to get from Kyoto to Aomori by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Tokyo Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Shin-Aomori Shinkansen Hayabusa

$232 - $322

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Train to Osaka, fly to Aomori  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Karasuma to Juso
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Aomori (AOJ) ITM - AOJ

$141 - $563

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13 h

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Tokyo Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the bus from Tokyo to Aomori

$176 - $210

Night bus  •  21 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Kyōto to Shinjuku
  2. Take the night bus from Shinjuku Station to Aomori Station

$213

Drive  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Aomori 599.2 miles

$100 - $150

Train to Nagoya, fly to Aomori  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NKM) to Aomori (AOJ) NKM - AOJ

$193 - $523

Train to Osaka, fly to Misawa, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Karasuma to Juso
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Misawa (MSJ) ITM - MSJ
  3. Take the train from Misawa to Aomori

$384 - $1,044

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Aomori is to drive which costs ¥11000 - ¥17000 and takes 11 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Aomori is to train and fly which costs ¥21000 - ¥60000 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kyoto to Aomori station. However, there are services departing from Horikawa Marutamachi and arriving at Aomori Station via Kyōto and Shinjuku Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 27 min.

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The distance between Kyoto and Aomori is 778 km. The road distance is 958.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kyoto to Aomori without a car is to train which takes 6 h 44 min and costs ¥26000 - ¥37000.

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It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Kyoto to Aomori, including transfers.

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Kyoto to Aomori bus services, operated by JR Bus Kanto, depart from Kyōto station.

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The quickest flight from Osaka Airport to Aomori Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Kyoto to Aomori bus services, operated by Willer Travel, arrive at Aomori Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kyoto to Aomori is 959 km. It takes approximately 11 h 57 min to drive from Kyoto to Aomori.

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All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines offer flights from Osaka Airport to Aomori Airport.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Aomori. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kyoto to Aomori.
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  • Distance: 486.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 44 min

What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Aomori, Japan?

You can take a train from Kyoto to Aomori via Kyoto and Tokyo in around 6 h 44 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Aomori
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Osaka to Aomori via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Osaka to Misawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Osaka to Misawa via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Aomori
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Nagoya to Aomori
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $140
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $190
Train from Tokyo to Shin-Aomori
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$130 - $180
Reserved seat
$150 - $180
Green seat
$190 - $260
Train from Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Karasuma to Juso
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Aoimori Railway
Website
aoimorirailway.com
Train from Misawa to Aomori
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo to Aomori
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Shinjuku Station to Aomori Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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