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There are 9 ways to get from Hakone to Kyoto by train, bus, night bus, car 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  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the train from Odawara to Kyoto Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$96 - $134

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Bus  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Tomei Gotemba to Kyoto Fukakusa

$51 - $57

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Night bus  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the night bus from Odawara Station to Kyōto

$73 - $75

Drive  •  4h 7m

  1. Drive from Hakone to Kyoto 233.3 miles

$35 - $60

Bus, train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Itami, train  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Kigaonsen-iriguchi to Odawara Station
  2. Take the train from Odawara to Shin-Yokohama
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Itami (ITM) HND - ITM
  4. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$117 - $378

Bus, train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Kobe, train  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Kigaonsen-iriguchi to Odawara Station
  2. Take the train from Odawara to Shin-Yokohama
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  4. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$124 - $352

Bus, train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Chūbu Centrair, train  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Kigaonsen-iriguchi to Odawara Station
  2. Take the train from Odawara to Shin-Yokohama
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO) HND - NGO
  4. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto

$139 - $355

Bus, train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka Itami  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Kigaonsen-iriguchi to Odawara Station
  2. Take the train from Odawara to Shin-Yokohama
  3. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Tokyo
  4. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  5. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka Itami (ITM) NRT - ITM
  6. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$179 - $546

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Tokushima, bus, train  •  7h 11m

  1. Take the train from Odawara to Shin-Yokohama
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Tokushima (TKS) HND - TKS
  3. Take the bus from Kousoku Naruto to Shin-Kobe Station
  4. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$209 - $567

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The cheapest way to get from Hakone to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥4400 - ¥6500 and takes 4h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Hakone to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥4400 - ¥6500 and takes 4h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hakone to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Kigaonsen-iriguchi and arriving at Horikawa Marutamachi via Odawara Station and Kyoto Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 5m.

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The distance between Hakone and Kyoto is 299 km. The road distance is 373.3 km.

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The best way to get from Hakone to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 4h 15m and costs ¥10000 - ¥16000.

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It takes approximately 4h 15m to get from Hakone to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Hakone to Kyoto bus services, operated by Nankai Bus, arrive at Odawara Station.

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The best way to get from Hakone to Kyoto is to train which takes 4h 15m and costs ¥10000 - ¥16000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥5500 - ¥6500 and takes 7h 34m.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Itami Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Hakone to Kyoto bus services, operated by Nankai Bus, arrive at Kyōto station.

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Map of how to get from Hakone to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 187.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 15m

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Hakone to Kyoto hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $120 and the journey takes 2h 58m. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Hakone to Kyoto 5 times a day. Tickets cost $41 and the journey takes 5h 20m.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kobe
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka Itami via Sendai
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kobe
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Odawara to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$85 - $120
Reserved seat
$95 - $120
Green seat
$120 - $170
Train from Odawara to Shin-Yokohama
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$23 - $35
Reserved seat
$29 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$26 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Train from Shin-Yokohama to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$19 - $25
Reserved seat
$25 - $30
Green seat
$30 - $40
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Night bus from Odawara Station to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Hakone Tozan Bus
Website
hakone-tozanbus.co.jp
Bus from Kigaonsen-iriguchi to Odawara Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
hakone-tozanbus.co.jp
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Naruto to Shin-Kobe Station
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Hakone to Kyoto is 373 km. It takes approximately 4h 7m to drive from Hakone to Kyoto.

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All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Itami Airport.

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There are 2366+ hotels available in Kyoto. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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