There are 9 ways to get from Yamanashi to Kyoto by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Shin-Yokohama  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Yamanashishi to Hachioji
  2. Take the train from Hachioji to Shin-Yokohama
  3. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Kyoto

$137 - $184

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Bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Fujikyu-Highland to Meitetsu Nagoya
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto

$73 - $78

7 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Kofu to Shizuoka Ltd Exp Fujikawa
  2. Take the train from Shizuoka to Kyoto Shinkansen Hikari

$107 - $150

Bus, train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Kawaguchiko to Meitetsu Bus Centre
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$76 - $115

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Yamanashi to Kyoto 248.8 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from 下栗原 to 塩山駅南口(1番)
  2. Take the train from Enzan to Shinjuku(Jr)
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM
  4. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$118 - $369

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Kobe, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Enzan to Shinjuku(Jr)
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$125 - $343

Bus, train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from 下栗原 to 塩山駅南口(1番)
  2. Take the train from Enzan to Shinjuku(Jr)
  3. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Nippori
  4. Take the train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  5. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM
  6. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$159 - $503

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Nagoya, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Enzan to Shinjuku(Jr)
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Nagoya (NGO) HND - NGO
  3. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto

$140 - $346

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The cheapest way to get from Yamanashi to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥4700 - ¥7000 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yamanashi to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥15000 - ¥21000 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Yamanashi to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from 下栗原 and arriving at Horikawa Marutamachi via 鵜飼山, Fujikyu-Highland, Meitetsu Bus Centre and Kyoto Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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The distance between Yamanashi and Kyoto is 277 km. The road distance is 398 km.

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The best way to get from Yamanashi to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 4 h 14 min and costs ¥15000 - ¥21000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Yamanashi to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Yamanashi to Kyoto bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, depart from Fujikyu-Highland station.

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The best way to get from Yamanashi to Kyoto is to train which takes 4 h 14 min and costs ¥15000 - ¥21000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥8000 - ¥9000 and takes 10 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yamanashi to Kyoto bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, arrive at Kyōto station.

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Map of how to get from Yamanashi to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 172.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

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

You can take a train from Yamanashi to Kyoto via Yamanashishi, Hachioji, Shin-Yokohama, and Kyoto in around 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Yamanashi to Kyoto via 鵜飼山, 富士急ハイランド(1番), Fujikyu-Highland, Meitetsu Nagoya, Meitetsu Bus Centre, Kyōto, and Kyoto Station in around 10 h 20 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yamanashishi to Hachioji
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kofu to Shizuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Enzan to Shinjuku(Jr)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hachioji to Shin-Yokohama
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Nippori
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Yokohama to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$100 - $130
Green seat
$130 - $180
Train from Shizuoka to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$70 - $95
Reserved seat
$80 - $100
Green seat
$100 - $140
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
34 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
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$26 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Skyliner
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Fujikyu Bus
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Kawaguchiko to Meitetsu Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Fujikyu-Highland to Meitetsu Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Yamanashi Transportation Group
Website
yamanashikotsu.co.jp
Bus from 下栗原 to 塩山駅南口(1番)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
yamanashikotsu.co.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Yamanashi to Kyoto is 398 km. It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to drive from Yamanashi to Kyoto.

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

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