There are 4 ways to get from Arashiyama to Kyoto Imperial Palace by train, subway, taxi, car or foot

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Train, subway  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Sagaarashiyama to Kyoto JR Sagano / ...
  2. Take the subway from Kyoto to Marutamachi Kyoto Subway Karasuma

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arashiyama to Kyoto Imperial Palace 6.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Arashiyama to Kyoto Imperial Palace 6.8 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Walk from Arashiyama to Kyoto Imperial Palace 5.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Arashiyama to Kyoto Imperial Palace is to drive which costs ¥120 - ¥190 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arashiyama to Kyoto Imperial Palace is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs ¥3500 - ¥4300.

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The distance between Arashiyama and Kyoto Imperial Palace is 8 km. The road distance is 11 km.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Arashiyama to Kyoto Imperial Palace, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Arashiyama, Japan and Kyoto Imperial Palace, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Arashiyama to Kyoto Imperial Palace. However, you can take the train to Kyoto, take the subway to Marutamachi, then take the walk to Kyoto Imperial Palace. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kyoto Imperial Palace.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sagaarashiyama to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kyoto Subway
Website
city.kyoto.jp
Subway from Kyoto to Marutamachi
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Arashiyama to Kyoto Imperial Palace
Ave. Duration
11 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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