There are 9 ways to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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, bus via Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Tokyo Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Kawaguchiko

$111 - $152

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the night bus from Kyoto Station to Kofu Station

$56 - $61

7 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Mishima Shinkansen Kodama / ...
  2. Take the bus from 御殿場駅2番のりば to 河口湖駅(6番) 御殿場駅2番のりば発 河口湖駅方面行き

$91 - $134

Train, bus Fujikyu Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kawaguchiko

$73 - $87

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station 229.3 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Haneda, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) ITM - HND
  2. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko Station

$107 - $350

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
  2. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) UKB - HND
  3. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko Station

$110 - $314

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Narita, train, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) ITM - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo
  3. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Kawaguchiko

$144 - $486

Train to Nagoya, fly to Tokyo Haneda, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NGO) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) NGO - HND
  3. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko Station

$127 - $318

What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Kawaguchiko Station, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station. However, you can take the train to Tokyo, take the walk to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit, then take the bus to Kawaguchiko. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station via Kyoto, Mishima, Numazu, Gotemba, and 御殿場駅2番のりば in around 5 h 50 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 Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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 Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
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 Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Mishima
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Fujikyu Bus
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo Station to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Fuji Express
Website
fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from 御殿場駅2番のりば to 河口湖駅(6番)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
fujikyu.co.jp
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Kyoto Station to Kofu Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including French strikes 2018: What are my alternative transport options?, Travelling to and around Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup and Italian Lakes: Getting around by train - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kyoto and Kawaguchiko Station is 279 km. The road distance is 367 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station is to drive which costs ¥4200 - ¥6500 and takes 4 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station is to drive which takes 4 h 8 min and costs ¥4200 - ¥6500.

It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station, including transfers.