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

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Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Hamamatsu to Kyoto Shinkansen Hikari

$55 - $80

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Night bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Hamamatsu Station to Kyōto

$38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Hamamatsu to Kyoto 137.9 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Hamamatsu to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥2600 - ¥3800 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamamatsu to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥6000 - ¥9000 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hamamatsu station to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Hamamatsu Station and arriving at Horikawa Marutamachi via Kyoto Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamamatsu and arriving at Kyoto. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Hamamatsu and Kyoto is 184 km. The road distance is 220.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hamamatsu to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs ¥6000 - ¥9000.

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The train from Hamamatsu to Kyoto takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hamamatsu to Kyoto bus services, operated by Willer Travel, arrive at Hamamatsu Station.

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Hamamatsu to Kyoto train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Hamamatsu station.

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Hamamatsu to Kyoto bus services, operated by Willer Travel, arrive at Kyōto station.

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Map of how to get from Hamamatsu to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 115.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Hamamatsu to Kyoto hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Hamamatsu Station to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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