There are 9 ways to get from Kamakura to Kyoto by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$96 - $138

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 2 min

$50 - $51

7 alternative options

Train via Odawara  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$90 - $133

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. 269.9 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. HND - ITM

$87 - $328

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Kobe, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. HND - UKB

$89 - $294

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Nagoya, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. HND - NGO

$107 - $297

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  5 h 49 min

  1. NRT - ITM

$136 - $477

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. HND - KMQ

$134 - $365

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kamakura to Kyoto every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, Willer Travel operates a bus from Kamakura to Kyoto once daily. Tickets cost $46 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
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 Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
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
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Yokohama to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Odawara to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kamakura to Yokohama
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kamakura to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Komatsu to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $53
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Bus from Yokohama to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kamakura and Kyoto is 347 km. The road distance is 432 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kamakura to Kyoto is to bus which costs ¥5400 - ¥5600 and takes 9 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Kamakura to Kyoto is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs ¥10000 - ¥16000.

It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Kamakura to Kyoto, including transfers.