There are 4 ways to get from Kobe to Arashiyama by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Kyoto to Sagaarashiyama JR Sagano / ...

$28 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Kobe Sannomiya Station to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Station Hachijou gate

$20 - $28

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kobe to Arashiyama 48.6 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Kobe to Arashiyama 48.6 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Kobe to Arashiyama is to drive which costs ¥900 - ¥1400 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kobe to Arashiyama is to train which costs ¥3100 - ¥4900 and takes 53 min.

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The distance between Kobe and Arashiyama is 58 km. The road distance is 77.7 km.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Kobe to Arashiyama, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Kobe to Arashiyama. However, there are services departing from Shin-Kobe and arriving at Sagaarashiyama via Kyoto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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What companies run services between Kobe, Japan and Arashiyama, Japan?

You can take a train from Kobe to Arashiyama via Kyoto in around 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kobe to Arashiyama via Osaka Itami Airport, Kyoto Station Hachijou gate, and Kyoto in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Sagaarashiyama
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kobe Sannomiya Station to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Station Hachijou gate
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Kobe to Arashiyama
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Kobe Sogo Taxi
Phone
+81 78-451-0818
Website
kobesogo.co.jp
Kobe MK Taxi
Phone
+81 78-303-6001
Website
mk-group.co.jp

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