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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Gero to Nagoya Ltd Exp Hida
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$69 - $91

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Gero to Takayama Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Kyoto Station

$69

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Gero to Kyoto 144.5 miles

$24 - $35

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

You can take a train from Gero to Kyoto via Nagoya and Kyoto in around 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gero to Kyoto via Takayama Bus Terminal in around 6 h 22 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Gero to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gero to Kyoto?

The distance between Gero and Kyoto is 160 km. The road distance is 231 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gero to Kyoto?

The cheapest way to get from Gero to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥2600 - ¥3800 and takes 2 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gero to Kyoto?

The quickest way to get from Gero to Kyoto is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs ¥7000 - ¥10000.

Is there a direct bus between Gero and Kyoto?

No, there is no direct bus from Gero to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Gero and arriving at Kyoto Station via Takayama Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from Gero to Kyoto?

It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Gero to Kyoto, including transfers.