There are 4 ways to get from Kamikōchi to Kyoto by train, bus 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

Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Matsumoto to Nagoya Ltd Exp Shinano
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$273 - $344

Cheapest option

Bus Keio Dentetsu Bus  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamikochi BT to Nagoya Meitetsu BC
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Kyoto Station

$87

2 alternative options

Bus Alpico Group  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamikochi BT to Kyōto

$91

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Kamikōchi to Kyoto 193.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kamikōchi to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥3600 - ¥5500 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kamikōchi to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥30000 - ¥39000 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Kamikōchi and Kyoto is 218 km. The road distance is 309.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Kamikōchi to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kamikochi BT and arriving at Kyōto. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Kamikōchi, Nagano, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

You can take a train from Kamikōchi to Kyoto via Matsumoto and Nagoya in around 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, Alpico Group operates a bus from Kamikōchi to Kyoto once daily. Tickets cost $91 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Alpico Group
Phone
+886-2-2501-8559
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Kamikochi BT to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$91
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Keio Dentetsu Bus
Website
highwaybus.com
Bus from Kamikochi BT to Nagoya Meitetsu BC
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
highwaybus.com
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp

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