There are 2 ways to get from Kyoto to Kaga by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Fukui(Fukui) Ltd Exp Thunderbird
  2. Take the train from Fukui(Fukui) to Daishoji JR Hokuriku / ...

$44 - $49

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Kaga 114.5 miles

$19 - $28

What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Kaga, Japan?

You can take a train from Kyoto to Kaga via Fukui(Fukui) in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Fukui(Fukui)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $43
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Fukui(Fukui) to Daishoji
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kyoto to Kaga?

The distance between Kyoto and Kaga is 151 km. The road distance is 183 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Kaga?

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Kaga is to drive which costs ¥2100 - ¥3100 and takes 2 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kyoto to Kaga?

The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Kaga is to drive which takes 2 h 16 min and costs ¥2100 - ¥3100.

Is there a direct train between Kyoto and Kaga?

No, there is no direct train from Kyoto to Kaga. However, there are services departing from Kyoto and arriving at Daishoji via Fukui(Fukui). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Kyoto to Kaga?

It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Kyoto to Kaga, including transfers.