There are 5 ways to get from JR Namba to Arashiyama 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.

Recommended option

Subway, train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the subway from Namba(Subway) to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto
  3. Take the train from Kyoto to Sagaarashiyama

$21 - $31

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Yamatosaidaiji Kintetsu Nara Rapid Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Yamatosaidaiji to Kyoto Kintetsu Ltd Exp

$15 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 49 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

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from JR Namba to Arashiyama 38.2 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from JR Namba to Arashiyama 38.2 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from JR Namba to Arashiyama is to drive which costs ¥700 - ¥1100 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from JR Namba to Arashiyama is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs ¥20000 - ¥24000.

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The distance between JR Namba and Arashiyama is 42 km. The road distance is 61 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from JR Namba to Arashiyama, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from JR Namba to Arashiyama. However, there are services departing from Osaka-Namba and arriving at Sagaarashiyama via Yamatosaidaiji and Kyoto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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

You can take a bus from JR Namba to Arashiyama via Osaka Itami Airport, Kyoto Station Hachijou gate, and Kyoto in around 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from JR Namba to Arashiyama via Osaka-Namba, Yamatosaidaiji, and Kyoto in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Subway from Namba(Subway) to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Sagaarashiyama
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yamatosaidaiji to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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 Arashiyama
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp

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