There are 3 ways to get from Arashiyama to Nijō Castle by train, taxi or foot

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Sagaarashiyama to Nijo(Kyoto) JR Sagano / ...

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arashiyama to Nijō Castle 5.3 miles

$25 - $31

Walk  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Walk from Arashiyama to Nijō Castle 5.1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arashiyama to Nijō Castle is to train which costs ¥130 - ¥180 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arashiyama to Nijō Castle is to taxi which costs ¥2900 - ¥3500 and takes 8 min.

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The distance between Arashiyama and Nijō Castle is 6 km.

The train from Sagaarashiyama to Nijo(Kyoto) takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sagaarashiyama and arriving at Nijo(Kyoto). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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What companies run services between Arashiyama, Japan and Nijō Castle, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Arashiyama to Nijō Castle every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sagaarashiyama to Nijo(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Arashiyama to Nijō Castle
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31
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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