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There are 7 ways to get from Kochi Station to Nijō Station by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the train from Kochi(Kochi) to Okayama Ltd Exp Nanpu
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

¥10086 - ¥16159

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Fly to Kobe, train  •  3h 48m

  1. Fly from Kochi (KCZ) to Kobe (UKB) KCZ - UKB
  2. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka
  3. Take the train from Osaka to Kyoto

¥3150 - ¥42370

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Bus  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Kochi Station to Takamatsu Chuo Interchange Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Takamatsu Chuo Interchange Bus Terminal to Kyōto

¥8550

Night bus  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the night bus from Kochi BT to Kyōto

¥9500

Drive  •  4h 19m

  1. Drive from Kochi Station to Nijō Station 325.6 km

¥3500 - ¥5500

Fly to Osaka Itami  •  3h 29m

  1. Fly from Kochi (KCZ) to Osaka Itami (ITM) KCZ - ITM

¥11940 - ¥44220

Fly to Nagoya Airfield, train  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Kochi (KCZ) to Nagoya Airfield (NKM) KCZ - NKM
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto

¥6840 - ¥34220

Kochi Station → Nijō Station
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The cheapest way to get from Kochi Station to Nijō Station is to drive which costs ¥3500 - ¥5500 and takes 4h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Kochi Station to Nijō Station is to fly which costs ¥11000 - ¥45000 and takes 3h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kochi Station station to Nijō Station station. However, there are services departing from Kochi Station and arriving at Nijō Station via Takamatsu Chuo Interchange Bus Terminal and Kyōto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kochi Station to Nijō Station. However, there are services departing from Kochi(Kochi) and arriving at Nijo(Kyoto) via Okayama and Kyoto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 51m.

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The distance between Kochi Station and Nijō Station is 258 km. The road distance is 325.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kochi Station to Nijō Station without a car is to train which takes 3h 51m and costs ¥10000 - ¥17000.

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It takes approximately 3h 51m to get from Kochi Station to Nijō Station, including transfers.

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Kochi Station to Nijō Station bus services, operated by JR Shikoku Bus, depart from Kochi Station.

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Kochi Station to Nijō Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Kochi(Kochi) station.

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The best way to get from Kochi Station to Nijō Station is to train which takes 3h 51m and costs ¥10000 - ¥17000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥8550 and takes 6h 29m, you could also fly, which costs ¥11000 - ¥45000 and takes 3h 29m.

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  • Distance: 257.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 51m

What companies run services between Kochi Station, Japan and Nijō Station, Kyoto, Japan?

You can take a train from Kochi Station to Nijō Station via Okayama and Kyoto in around 3h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kochi Station to Nijō Station via Takamatsu Chuo Interchange Bus Terminal and Kyōto in around 6h 29m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Kochi to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥10000 - ¥41000
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Kochi to Kobe
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥800 - ¥36000
Flights from Kochi to Nagoya Airfield
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥25000
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kochi(Kochi) to Okayama
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥7000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥4400 - ¥6500
Reserved Seat
¥4700 - ¥7000
Green Seat
¥6500 - ¥9000
Train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥1900
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥1300 - ¥1800
Reserved Seat
¥1300 - ¥1900
Green Seat
¥1600 - ¥2300
Train from Osaka to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥2300
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥1500 - ¥2200
Reserved Seat
¥1600 - ¥2300
Green Seat
¥2000 - ¥2800
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥8500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥5500 - ¥7500
Reserved seat
¥6500 - ¥8500
Green seat
¥8000 - ¥11000
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥6500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥4400 - ¥6000
Reserved seat
¥5000 - ¥6500
Green seat
¥6500 - ¥9000
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥750
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥1100
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Shikoku Bus
Website
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Bus from Kochi Station to Takamatsu Chuo Interchange Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3500
Schedules at
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Bus from Takamatsu Chuo Interchange Bus Terminal to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥5050
Schedules at
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Tosaden Kotsu
Website
tosaden.co.jp
Night bus from Kochi BT to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥9500
Schedules at
tosaden.co.jp

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The quickest flight from Kochi Airport to Osaka Itami Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Kochi Station to Nijō Station bus services, operated by JR Shikoku Bus, arrive at Kyōto station.

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Kochi Station to Nijō Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Kyoto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kochi Station to Nijō Station is 326 km. It takes approximately 4h 19m to drive from Kochi Station to Nijō Station.

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All Nippon Airways offers flights from Kochi Airport to Osaka Itami Airport.

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There are 4434+ hotels available in Nijō Station. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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The best way to get from Kochi Station to Kochi Airport is to bus which takes 24 min and costs ¥720.

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