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There are 8 ways to get from Kyoto to Hanging Gardens of Babylon by train, plane, 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, train to Osaka Kansai, fly to Najaf, taxi  •  22h 7m

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Osaka
  2. Take the train from Osaka to Kansai Airport
  3. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Najaf (NJF) KIX - NJF
  4. Take a taxi from Najaf to Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Cheapest option

Fly Osaka Itami to Najaf, taxi  •  26h 40m

  1. Fly from Osaka Itami (ITM) to Najaf (NJF) ITM - NJF
  2. Take a taxi from Najaf to Hanging Gardens of Babylon

6 alternative options

Train, train to Osaka Kansai, fly to Baghdad, drive  •  21h 42m

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Osaka
  2. Take the train from Osaka to Kansai Airport
  3. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Baghdad (BGW) KIX - BGW
  4. Drive from Baghdad to Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Fly Osaka Itami to Baghdad, drive  •  23h 39m

  1. Fly from Osaka Itami (ITM) to Baghdad (BGW) ITM - BGW
  2. Drive from Baghdad to Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Train to Chūbu Centrair, fly to Najaf, taxi  •  28h 41m

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Chūbu Centrair (NGO) to Najaf (NJF) NGO - NJF
  3. Take a taxi from Najaf to Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Train to Chūbu Centrair, fly to Baghdad, drive  •  23h 45m

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Chūbu Centrair (NGO) to Baghdad (BGW) NGO - BGW
  3. Drive from Baghdad to Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Najaf, taxi  •  24h 29m

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shinagawa
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Najaf (NJF) HND - NJF
  3. Take a taxi from Najaf to Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Baghdad, drive  •  21h 48m

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shinagawa
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Baghdad (BGW) HND - BGW
  3. Drive from Baghdad to Hanging Gardens of Babylon

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Last updated: January 26 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Hanging Gardens of Babylon is to train and fly and taxi which costs ¥100000 - ¥270000 and takes 22h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Hanging Gardens of Babylon is to train and fly and taxi which costs ¥100000 - ¥270000 and takes 22h 7m.

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The distance between Kyoto and Hanging Gardens of Babylon is 8115 km.

It takes approximately 22h 7m to get from Kyoto to Hanging Gardens of Babylon, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Osaka Kansai Airport to Najaf Airport. The quickest flight takes 21h 30m and has one stopover.

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Mahan Air, Jazeera Airways, Japan Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Osaka Kansai Airport to Najaf Airport.

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The best way to get from Kyoto to Osaka Itami Airport is to bus which takes 55 min and costs ¥1200 - ¥1400.

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Map of how to get from Kyoto to Hanging Gardens of Babylon.
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  • Distance: 8115.3 km
  • Duration: 22h 7m

What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Iraq?

There is no direct connection from Kyoto to Hanging Gardens of Babylon. However, you can take the subway to Kyoto, take the walk to Kyoto, take the train to Osaka, take the train to Kansai Airport, take the walk to Osaka Kansai airport, fly to Najaf, then take the taxi to Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Osaka Itami Airport North Terminal, take the walk to Osaka Itami airport, fly to Najaf, then take the taxi to Hanging Gardens of Babylon.

Airlines
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Najaf via Dubai
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Osaka Kansai, Dubai
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via New Chitose, Tokyo Haneda, Dubai
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Baghdad via Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Osaka Itami to Baghdad via Tokyo Haneda, Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Osaka Itami to Baghdad via Tokyo Haneda, Osaka Kansai, Dubai
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,300
Flights from Osaka Itami to Baghdad via New Chitose, Tokyo Haneda, Dubai
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from Osaka Itami to Baghdad via Tokyo Narita, Dubai
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,300
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,500
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Hong Kong, Dubai
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $3,700
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Tokyo Narita, Dubai
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Baghdad via Tokyo Haneda, Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,100
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Baghdad via Tokyo Narita, Dubai
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,100
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Najaf via Dubai
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Baghdad via Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Doha
Ave. Duration
29h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Doha
Ave. Duration
30h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Narita, Doha
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Baghdad via Tokyo Haneda, Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from Osaka Itami to Baghdad via Tokyo Haneda, Doha
Ave. Duration
20h 27m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,300
Flights from Osaka Itami to Baghdad via Tokyo Narita, Doha
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,300
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Doha
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Tokyo Narita, Doha
Ave. Duration
36h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Baghdad via Tokyo Haneda, Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,100
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Baghdad via Hong Kong, Doha
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,200
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Baghdad via Manila, Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,500
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Baghdad via Tokyo Narita, Doha
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,100
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Baghdad via Suvarnabhumi, Doha
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,400
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Najaf via Doha
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Baghdad via Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,200
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Najaf via Dubai, Beirut
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Najaf via Dubai, Erbil
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Najaf via Dubai, Baghdad
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Najaf via Dubai, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Doha, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Doha, Baghdad
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Beijing Daxing, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Najaf via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Najaf via Doha, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Najaf via Dubai, Erbil
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Mahan Air
Website
mahan.aero
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Najaf via Dubai, Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Shanghai Pudong, Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Narita, Beijing Capital, Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,700
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Tokyo Narita, Beijing Capital, Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Najaf via Dubai, Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via New Chitose, Tokyo Haneda, Dubai
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,500
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Hong Kong, Dubai
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $3,700
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Osaka Itami to Najaf via Tokyo Haneda, Dubai, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Manila, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
31h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,500
Jazeera Airways
Website
jazeeraairways.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Najaf via Dubai, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Najaf via Frankfurt, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $5,000
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Najaf via Doha, Sharjah
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Train operators
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 Kyoto to Osaka
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Kansai Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Osaka
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
$13 - $19
Reserved Seat
$14 - $20
Green Seat
$18 - $25
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 Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$55 - $75
Train from Kyoto to Shinagawa
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $190
Other operators
Taxi from Najaf to Hanging Gardens of Babylon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Hello Taxi
Phone
+964 750 418 0000

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