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

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Bus, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamikochi BT to Matsumoto Station
  2. Take the train from Matsumoto to Nagoya
  3. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto

$99 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus Alpico Group  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamikochi BT to Kyōto

$91

2 alternative options

Bus Keio Dentetsu Bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamikochi BT to Nagoya Meitetsu BC
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto

$93

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Kamikōchi to Kyoto 193.4 miles

$30 - $50

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

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The best way to get from Kamikōchi to Kyoto without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Kamikōchi to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Kamikōchi to Kyoto bus services, operated by Alpico Group, depart from Kamikochi BT station.

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Kamikōchi to Kyoto bus services, operated by Alpico Group, arrive at Kyōto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kamikōchi to Kyoto is 309 km. It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to drive from Kamikōchi to Kyoto.

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There are 2163+ hotels available in Kyoto. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 136.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

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

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 Matsumoto Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
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 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
highwaybus.com
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp

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