There are 3 ways to get from Fukuyama to Kyoto by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Fukuyama to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi

$60 - $85

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Bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Fukuyama station to Osaka Airport

$46 - $50

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Fukuyama to Kyoto 166.7 miles

$28 - $45

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No, there is no direct bus from Fukuyama station to Kyoto station. However, there are services departing from Fukuyama station and arriving at Kyoto Station Hachijou gate via Osaka Itami Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fukuyama and arriving at Kyoto. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Fukuyama and Kyoto is 226 km. The road distance is 266.7 km.

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The best way to get from Fukuyama to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs .

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The train from Fukuyama to Kyoto takes 1 h 18 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Fukuyama to Kyoto bus services, operated by Chugoku JR Bus Company, arrive at Fukuyama station.

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Fukuyama to Kyoto train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Fukuyama station.

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The best way to get from Fukuyama to Kyoto is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 22 min.

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Fukuyama to Kyoto bus services, operated by Chugoku JR Bus Company, arrive at Osaka Airport station.

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Fukuyama to Kyoto train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Kyoto station.

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  • Distance: 141.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Fukuyama to Kyoto every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, Chugoku JR Bus Company operates a bus from Fukuyama to Kyoto every 4 hours. Tickets cost $36 and the journey takes 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Bus operators
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Fukuyama station to Osaka Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
chugokubus.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Fukuyama to Kyoto is 267 km. It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to drive from Fukuyama to Kyoto.

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There are 2163+ hotels available in Kyoto. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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