There are 8 ways to get from Kawasaki to Kyoto by train, night bus, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Shinagawa to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$99 - $146

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Nightbus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the nightbus from Kawasaki Station to Kyoto Station

$44 - $59

6 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kawasaki to Kyoto 284.8 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka, train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM
  2. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$82 - $320

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe, train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  2. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$89 - $294

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya, train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Nagoya (NGO) HND - NGO
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto

$104 - $297

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Kawasaki to Tokyo
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  3. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM
  4. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$131 - $469

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima, bus, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Tokushima (TKS) HND - TKS
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Naruto to Shin-Kobe Station
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$174 - $509

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Kawasaki station to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Kawasaki Station and arriving at Horikawa Marutamachi via Kyoto Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 28 min.

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The distance between Kawasaki and Kyoto is 364 km. The road distance is 455.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kawasaki to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Kawasaki to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Kawasaki to Kyoto bus services, operated by Willer Travel, arrive at Kawasaki Station.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Kawasaki to Kyoto bus services, operated by Willer Travel, arrive at Kyoto Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kawasaki to Kyoto is 456 km. It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to drive from Kawasaki to Kyoto.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Kawasaki to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 227.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kawasaki to Kyoto every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka via Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $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 Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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 Shinagawa to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $190
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$26 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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
Train from Kawasaki to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Kawasaki Station to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Naruto to Shin-Kobe Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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The best way to get from Kawasaki to Tokyo Haneda Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs .

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