There are 3 ways to get from Kinkaku-ji to Gion-Shijō Station by taxi, train or foot

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Taxi, train  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kinkaku-ji to Demachiyanagi
  2. Take the train from Demachiyanagi to Gion-Shijo Keihan Main Sub-Exp / ...

$19 - $24

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kinkaku-ji to Gion-Shijō Station 5.1 miles

$25 - $31

Walk  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Walk from Kinkaku-ji to Gion-Shijō Station 4.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kinkaku-ji to Gion-Shijō Station is to taxi and train which costs ¥2100 - ¥2700 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kinkaku-ji to Gion-Shijō Station is to taxi which costs ¥2800 - ¥3400 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Kinkaku-ji and Gion-Shijō Station is 6 km.

It takes approximately 12 min to get from Kinkaku-ji to Gion-Shijō Station, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kinkaku-ji, Japan and Gion-Shijō Station, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Kinkaku-ji to Gion-Shijō Station. However, you can take the taxi to Demachiyanagi then take the train to Gion-Shijo. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Gion-Shijō Station.

Train operators
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Demachiyanagi to Gion-Shijo
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kinkaku-ji to Demachiyanagi
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Ecolo Taxi
Phone
+8 75-803-2228
Website
ecolo21.com
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Miyako Taxi
Phone
+81 75-661-6611
Website
117385.com

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