There are 6 ways to get from JR Namba to Kyoto by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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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Subway, train  •  58 min

  1. Take the subway from Namba(Subway) to Shin-Osaka OsakaMetro Midosuji
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$25 - $40

Cheapest option

Train Keihan Railways  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Yodoyabashi to Jingu-Marutamachi Keihan Main Sub-Exp / ...

$7 - $9

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from JR Namba Station to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Station Hachijou gate

$16 - $21

Train via Yamatosaidaiji  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Yamatosaidaiji Kintetsu Nara Rapid Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Yamatosaidaiji to Takeda(Kyoto) Kintetsu Kyoto Local / ...

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from JR Namba to Kyoto 36.4 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from JR Namba to Kyoto 36.4 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from JR Namba to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥650 - ¥1000 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from JR Namba to Kyoto is to taxi which costs ¥19000 - ¥23000 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between JR Namba and Kyoto is 46 km. The road distance is 58.2 km.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from JR Namba to Kyoto, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from JR Namba station to Kyoto station. However, there are services departing from JR Namba Station and arriving at Kyoto Station Hachijou gate via Osaka Itami Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between JR Namba, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

You can take a bus from JR Namba to Kyoto via Osaka Itami Airport in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from JR Namba to Kyoto via Osaka-Namba, Yamatosaidaiji, and Takeda(Kyoto) in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
Kintetsu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka-Namba to Yamatosaidaiji
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yamatosaidaiji to Takeda(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yodoyabashi to Jingu-Marutamachi
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from JR Namba Station to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Station Hachijou gate
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Nihon Kotsu
Phone
03-5755-2151
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
nihonkotsu.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from JR Namba to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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