There are 3 ways to get from Kyoto to Arashiyama by train, taxi or foot
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What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Arashiyama, Japan?
Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Kyoto to Arashiyama every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 10 min.
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Kyoto to Arashiyama?
The distance between Kyoto and Arashiyama is 7 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Arashiyama?
The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Arashiyama is to train which costs ¥130 - ¥180 and takes 10 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Kyoto to Arashiyama?
The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Arashiyama is to train which takes 10 min and costs ¥130 - ¥180.
Is there a direct train between Kyoto and Arashiyama?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nijo(Kyoto) and arriving at Sagaarashiyama. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.
How long does it take to get from Kyoto to Arashiyama?
The train from Nijo(Kyoto) to Sagaarashiyama takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.