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There are 6 ways to get from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station by train, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Nishikyogoku to Kawaramachi(Kyoto) Hankyu Kyoto Semi-Exp / ...

$1 - $2

5 alternative options

Train via Arashiyama(Hankyu)  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Arashiyama(Hankyu) to Katsura Hankyu Arashiyama
  2. Take the train from Katsura to Kawaramachi(Kyoto) Hankyu Kyoto Semi-Exp / ...

$2 - $4

Train Randen Arashiyama  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Arashiyama(Tramway) to Sai Randen Arashiyama

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station 6.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station 6.4 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Walk from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station 6.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station is to drive which costs ¥120 - ¥180 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station is to taxi which costs ¥3300 - ¥4100 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nishikyogoku and arriving at Kawaramachi(Kyoto). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Arashiyama and Gion-Shijō Station is 9 km. The road distance is 10.2 km.

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The best way to get from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station without a car is to train which takes 12 min and costs ¥160 - ¥180.

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The train from Nishikyogoku to Kawaramachi(Kyoto) takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station train services, operated by Hankyu Railways, depart from Nishikyogoku station.

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Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station train services, operated by Hankyu Railways, arrive at Kawaramachi(Kyoto) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station is 10 km. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station.

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There are 2236+ hotels available in Gion-Shijō Station. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 5.4 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Arashiyama, Japan and Gion-Shijō Station, Japan?

Hankyu Railways operates a train from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Nishikyogoku to Kawaramachi(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Arashiyama(Hankyu) to Katsura
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Katsura to Kawaramachi(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Randen Arashiyama
Website
randen.keifuku.co.jp
Train from Arashiyama(Tramway) to Sai
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Arashiyama to Gion-Shijō Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Ecolo Taxi
Phone
+8 75-803-2228
Website
ecolo21.com
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Miyako Taxi
Phone
+81 75-661-6611
Website
117385.com

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