There are 4 ways to get from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle by train, subway, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Gion-Shijo to Sanjo(Kyoto) Keihan Main/Nakanoshima Local / ...
  2. Take the subway from Sanjokeihan to Nijojomae Kyoto Subway Tozai

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Subway  •  23 min

  1. Take the subway from Sanjokeihan to Nijojomae Kyoto Subway Tozai

$1 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle 2.2 miles

$14 - $17

Walk  •  41 min

  1. Walk from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle 2.1 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle is to subway which costs ¥210 - ¥240 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle is to taxi which costs ¥1600 - ¥1900 and takes 3 min.

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The distance between Gion-Shijō Station and Nijō Castle is 3 km.

The best way to get from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle without a car is to train and subway which takes 21 min and costs ¥250 - ¥550.

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It takes approximately 21 min to get from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle, including transfers.

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There are 2112+ hotels available in Nijō Castle. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle.
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  • Distance: 1.6 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Gion-Shijō Station, Japan and Nijō Castle, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle. However, you can take the train to Sanjo(Kyoto), take the walk to Sanjokeihan, take the subway to Nijojomae, then take the walk to Nijō Castle. Alternatively, Kyoto Subway operates a vehicle from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 5 min.

Train operators
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Gion-Shijo to Sanjo(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kyoto Subway
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Subway from Sanjokeihan to Nijojomae
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gion-Shijō Station to Nijō Castle
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
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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