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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Ltd Exp Thunderbird
  2. Shinkansen Hakutaka

$100 - $123

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 48 min

$67 - $70

5 alternative options

Night bus  •  8 h 36 min

$72

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. 279.4 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Osaka, fly, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. ITM - HND

$137 - $404

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. UKB - HND

$139 - $367

Train to Nagoya, fly, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. NGO - HND

$157 - $371

What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Iiyama, Nagano, Japan?

You can take a train from Kyoto to Iiyama via Kanazawa in around 4 h 34 min. Alternatively, Access Shinshu operates a bus from Kyoto to Iiyama once daily. Tickets cost $64 and the journey takes 7 h 34 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $59
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kanazawa to Iiyama
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Iiyama
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Omiya(Kyoto) to Minamiibaraki(Hankyu)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Access Shinshu
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Kyoto Station to Nagano
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Nagaden Bus
Website
nagadenbus.co.jp.e.aaf.hp.transer.com
Night bus from Kyoto Station to Iiyama
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
nagadenbus.co.jp.e.aaf.hp.transer.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kyoto and Iiyama is 311 km. The road distance is 447 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Iiyama is to drive which costs ¥5000 - ¥8000 and takes 5 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Iiyama is to train which takes 4 h 34 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥14000.

No, there is no direct train from Kyoto to Iiyama. However, there are services departing from Kyoto and arriving at Iiyama via Kanazawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Kyoto to Iiyama, including transfers.