There are 4 ways to get from Kyoto to Amami-eki by train, subway 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.

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Train, subway  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the subway from Shin-Osaka to Dobutsuen-Mae
  3. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Amami

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Train Keihan Railways  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Jingu-Marutamachi to Kyobashi(Osaka) Keihan Main/Nakanoshima Local / ...
  2. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Amami Nankai Koya Exp / ...

$11 - $14

2 alternative options

Train Hankyu Railways  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Omiya(Kyoto) to Umeda(Hankyu) Hankyu Kyoto Semi-Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Amami Nankai Koya Exp / ...

$11 - $14

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Amami-eki 50.8 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Kyoto to Amami-eki. However, there are services departing from Jingu-Marutamachi and arriving at Amami via Kyobashi(Osaka) and Shinimamiya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Kyoto and Amami-eki is 71 km. The road distance is 81.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kyoto to Amami-eki without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Kyoto to Amami-eki, including transfers.

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Kyoto to Amami-eki train services, operated by Keihan Railways, depart from Jingu-Marutamachi station.

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Kyoto to Amami-eki train services, operated by Nankai Railways, arrive at Amami station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kyoto to Amami-eki is 81 km. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Kyoto to Amami-eki.

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There are 113+ hotels available in Amami-eki. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kyoto to Amami-eki.
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  • Distance: 44.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Amami-eki, Japan?

You can take a train from Kyoto to Amami-eki via Umeda(Hankyu), Umeda(Subway), Dobutsuen-Mae, and Shinimamiya in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Omiya(Kyoto) to Umeda(Hankyu)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Jingu-Marutamachi to Kyobashi(Osaka)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com

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