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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Japan Railways Shinkansen  •  51 min

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

$25 - $36

Cheapest option

Train Hankyu Railways  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Hanakuma to Juso Hankyu Kobe Ltd Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Juso to Katsura Hankyu Kyoto Ltd Exp

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kobe to Arashiyama 48.6 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Kobe to Arashiyama 48.6 miles

$8 - $12

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

You can take a train from Kobe to Arashiyama via Kyoto in around 51 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
Hankyu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hanakuma to Juso
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Juso to Katsura
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kobe to Arashiyama
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Kobe MK Taxi
Phone
+81 78-303-6001
Website
mk-group.co.jp
Kobe Sogo Taxi
Phone
+81 78-451-0818
Website
kobesogo.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kobe to Arashiyama?

The distance between Kobe and Arashiyama is 58 km. The road distance is 78 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kobe to Arashiyama?

The cheapest way to get from Kobe to Arashiyama is to train which costs ¥800 - ¥1200 and takes 1 h 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kobe to Arashiyama?

The quickest way to get from Kobe to Arashiyama is to train which takes 51 min and costs ¥2600 - ¥4000.

Is there a direct train between Kobe and Arashiyama?

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 51 min.

How long does it take to get from Kobe to Arashiyama?

It takes approximately 51 min to get from Kobe to Arashiyama, including transfers.