There are 9 ways to get from Gunma to Kyoto by train, bus, night bus, car, subway 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  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Omiya(Saitama)
  2. Take the train from Omiya(Saitama) to Shinagawa
  3. Take the train from Shinagawa to Kyoto

$130 - $192

Cheapest option

Train, night bus  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Saku-Daira Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Sakudaira to Kyōto

$81 - $95

7 alternative options

Train via Kanazawa  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Kanazawa Shinkansen Hakutaka
  2. Take the train from Kanazawa to Kyoto Ltd Exp Thunderbird

$133 - $165

Train, bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Nagano Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nagano to Kyoto Station

$99 - $114

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Takasaki to Kyoto 285.7 miles

$45 - $70

Train, subway to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Tatebayashi to Tokyo Skytree
  2. Take the subway from Oshiage to Daimon(Tokyo)
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM
  4. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto

$118 - $375

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Kobe, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Tatebayashi to Tokyo Skytree
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$105 - $314

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Tatebayashi to Kita-Senju
  2. Take the train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  3. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM

$158 - $508

Train, train to Ibaraki, fly to Osaka Kobe  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Tatebayashi to Kita-Senju
  2. Take the train from Kashiwa to Ishioka
  3. Fly from Ibaraki (IBR) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) IBR - UKB
  4. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$157 - $339

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gunma to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥5000 - ¥8000 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gunma to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥14000 - ¥22000 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Gunma and Kyoto is 335 km. The road distance is 457.1 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Gunma to Kyoto, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Takasaki to Kyoto via Omiya(Saitama), Shinagawa, and Kyoto in around 4 h 7 min.

Airlines
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
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Ibaraki to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Takasaki to Omiya(Saitama)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$28 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $60
Train from Shinagawa to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $190
Train from Takasaki to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$75 - $110
Reserved seat
$85 - $110
Green seat
$110 - $150
Train from Takasaki to Nagano
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $50
Reserved seat
$40 - $55
Green seat
$50 - $70
Train from Takasaki to Saku-Daira
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$25 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $55
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
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$27 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Omiya(Saitama) to Shinagawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kanazawa to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$54 - $58
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tobu Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tatebayashi to Tokyo Skytree
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Tatebayashi to Kita-Senju
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Skyliner
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Access Shinshu
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Nagano to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Night bus from Sakudaira to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com

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