There are 5 ways to get from Fuji to Kyoto by train, bus, night 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  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Fuji to Shizuoka JR Tokaido / ...
  2. Take the train from Shizuoka to Kyoto Shinkansen Hikari

$75 - $107

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Tomei Fuji to Kyoto Fukakusa

$44 - $45

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the night bus from Fuji Station to Kyōto Station

$77

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Fuji to Kyoto 205 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Yoshiwara to Mishima
  2. Take the train from Mishima to Shinagawa
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM
  4. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto

$134 - $408

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fuji to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥3900 - ¥6000 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fuji to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥8500 - ¥13000 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Fuji and Kyoto is 267 km. The road distance is 328 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Fuji to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Fuji Station station and arriving at Kyōto Station station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fuji to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Fuji and arriving at Kyoto via Shizuoka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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

You can take a train from Fuji to Kyoto via Shizuoka in around 2 h 59 min. Alternatively, JR East Group operates a bus from Fuji to Kyoto 5 times a day. Tickets cost $44 and the journey takes 4 h 51 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
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
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Fuji to Shizuoka
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yoshiwara to Mishima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
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
$75 - $100
Green seat
$100 - $140
Train from Mishima to Shinagawa
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $65
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$21 - $29
Reserved seat
$27 - $35
Green seat
$30 - $45
Bus operators
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tomei Fuji to Kyoto Fukakusa
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Fujikyu Bus
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Night bus from Fuji Station to Kyōto Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$77
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp

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