There are 4 ways to get from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Arashiyama by train, taxi, car or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Nishikyogoku Hankyu Kyoto Semi-Exp / ...

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Arashiyama 5.9 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Arashiyama 5.9 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Walk from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Arashiyama 6.1 miles

What companies run services between Kawaramachi(Kyoto), Japan and Arashiyama, Japan?

Hankyu Railways operates a train from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Arashiyama every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Hankyu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Nishikyogoku
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Arashiyama
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Miyako Taxi
Phone
+81 75-661-6611
Website
117385.com
Ecolo Taxi
Phone
+8 75-803-2228
Website
ecolo21.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kawaramachi(Kyoto) and Arashiyama is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Arashiyama is to drive which costs ¥100 - ¥160 and takes 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Arashiyama is to train which takes 8 min and costs ¥160 - ¥180.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) and arriving at Nishikyogoku. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

The train from Kawaramachi(Kyoto) to Nishikyogoku takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.