There are 3 ways to get from Kyoto to Arashiyama by train, taxi or foot

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Nijo(Kyoto) to Sagaarashiyama JR Sagano / ...

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kyoto to Arashiyama 6.3 miles

$29 - $35

Walk  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Walk from Kyoto to Arashiyama 4.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Arashiyama is to train which costs ¥130 - ¥180 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Arashiyama is to train which costs ¥130 - ¥180 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Kyoto and Arashiyama is 7 km.

The train from Nijo(Kyoto) to Sagaarashiyama takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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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.

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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.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nijo(Kyoto) to Sagaarashiyama
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kyoto to Arashiyama
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Ecolo Taxi
Phone
+8 75-803-2228
Website
ecolo21.com
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Miyako Taxi
Phone
+81 75-661-6611
Website
117385.com

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