There are 5 ways to get from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market by bus, subway, taxi or foot

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Line 102 bus, subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 102 bus from Kinkakuji Temple to Kitaoji 102 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Kitaoji to Shijo Kyoto Subway Karasuma

$4 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 101 bus via Waratenjin-mae  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Waratenjin-mae to Shijo 101

$2

3 alternative options

Line 101 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Kinkakuji Temple to Shijo 101

$2

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market 4.5 miles

$23 - $28

Walk  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Walk from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market 4.2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market is to line 101 bus which costs ¥230 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market is to taxi which costs ¥2500 - ¥3100 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Waratenjin-mae and arriving at Shijo. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Kinkaku-ji and Nishiki Market is 5 km.

The best way to get from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market without a car is to line 102 bus and subway which takes 38 min and costs ¥450 - ¥600.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market, including transfers.

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Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market bus services, operated by Raku bus, depart from Waratenjin-mae station.

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Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market bus services, operated by Raku bus, arrive at Shijo station.

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There are 2112+ hotels available in Nishiki Market. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market.
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  • Distance: 3.1 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Kinkaku-ji, Japan and Nishiki Market, Japan?

Raku bus operates a bus from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Kyoto Subway
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Subway from Kitaoji to Shijo
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Raku bus
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Kinkakuji Temple to Kitaoji
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Waratenjin-mae to Shijo
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Kinkakuji Temple to Shijo
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Kinkaku-ji to Nishiki Market
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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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