There are 5 ways to get from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway, line 102 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Inari to Kyoto
  2. Take the subway from Kyoto to Kitaoji
  3. Take the line 102 bus from Kitaoji to Kinkakuji Temple 102 / ...

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 101 bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Kyoto Station to Kinkakuji Temple 101

$3

3 alternative options

Train, line 102 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Fushimiinari to Demachiyanagi Keihan Main/Nakanoshima Local / ...
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Demachiyanagi to Kinkakuji Temple 102

$4

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji 7.8 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji 7.8 miles

$1 - $2

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji is to drive which costs ¥140 - ¥220 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji is to taxi which costs ¥4000 - ¥4800 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Fushimi Inari-taisha and Kinkaku-ji is 9 km. The road distance is 12.4 km.

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The best way to get from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji without a car is to train and subway and line 102 bus which takes 50 min and costs ¥420 - ¥700.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji is 12 km. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji.

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Map of how to get from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji.
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  • Distance: 5.6 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Fushimi Inari-taisha, Japan and Kinkaku-ji, Japan?

Raku bus operates a bus from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Inari to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kyoto Subway
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Subway from Kyoto to Kitaoji
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Fushimiinari to Demachiyanagi
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Raku bus
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Kitaoji to Kinkakuji Temple
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Kyoto Station to Kinkakuji Temple
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Demachiyanagi to Kinkakuji Temple
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Fushimi Inari-taisha to Kinkaku-ji
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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