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

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Train  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Yokohama Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Otsuki to Kawaguchiko Fujikyu Railway / ...

¥13324 - ¥20055

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Night bus  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the night bus from Kyoto Station to Kawaguchiko

¥5500 - ¥9000

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Train, bus  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Mishima Shinkansen Kodama / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mishima Station South to Kawaguchiko Station

¥10030 - ¥15530

Bus  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Kyōto to Meitetsu Bus Centre
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Fujikyu-Highland

¥7100

Drive  •  4h 10m

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station 372.8 km

¥4200 - ¥6500

Train to Osaka Itami, fly to Tokyo Haneda, bus  •  6h 9m

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

¥11192 - ¥31467

Train to Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda, bus  •  6h 29m

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

¥13604 - ¥41315

Train to Osaka Itami, fly to Tokyo Narita, train, bus  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the train from Karasuma to Juso
  2. Fly from Osaka Itami (ITM) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) ITM - NRT
  3. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Nippori-eki
  4. Take the bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko Station

¥13342 - ¥42777

Train to Chūbu Centrair, fly to Tokyo Haneda, bus  •  6h 35m

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

¥14564 - ¥36075

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The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station is to drive which costs ¥4200 - ¥6500 and takes 4h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station is to drive which costs ¥4200 - ¥6500 and takes 4h 10m.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Kyoto Station station and arriving at Kawaguchiko. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station. However, there are services departing from Marutamachi and arriving at Kawaguchiko via Kyoto, Shin-Yokohama, Hachioji and Otsuki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 46m.

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The distance between Kyoto and Kawaguchiko Station is 279 km. The road distance is 372.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station without a car is to train which takes 5h 46m and costs ¥13000 - ¥21000.

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It takes approximately 5h 46m to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station, including transfers.

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Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, depart from Kyōto station.

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Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Kyoto station.

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Map of how to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station.
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  • Distance: 278.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 46m

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

You can take a train from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station via Kyoto, Kyoto, Shin-Yokohama, Hachioji, and Otsuki in around 5h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station via Meitetsu Bus Centre, Meitetsu Nagoya, and Fujikyu-Highland in around 8h 23m.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Itami to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥9500 - ¥39000
Flights from Osaka Itami to Tokyo Haneda via Izumo
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥9500 - ¥39000
Flights from Osaka Itami to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥48000
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥38000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Itami to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥35000
Flights from Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥8000 - ¥60000
Flights from Osaka Itami to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥49000
Flights from Osaka Itami to Tokyo Narita via Sendai
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥49000
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥7500 - ¥55000
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
¥8000 - ¥34000
Train operators
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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Shin-Yokohama
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥10000 - ¥15000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥10000 - ¥15000
Reserved seat
¥12000 - ¥15000
Green seat
¥15000 - ¥21000
Train from Kyoto to Mishima
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥9000 - ¥13000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥9000 - ¥12000
Reserved seat
¥10000 - ¥13000
Green seat
¥13000 - ¥17000
Train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥4500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥3000 - ¥4000
Reserved seat
¥3700 - ¥4500
Green seat
¥4600 - ¥6000
Train from Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥4300 - ¥6500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥4300 - ¥6000
Reserved seat
¥5000 - ¥6500
Green seat
¥6500 - ¥8500
Fujikyu Railway
Website
e.fujikyu-railway.jp
Train from Otsuki to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥1300
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Fujisan Express
Website
e.fujikyu-railway.jp
Train from Otsuki to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥1700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Karasuma to Juso
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥410 - ¥480
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Skyliner
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Nippori-eki
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥2520
Schedules at
keisei.co.jp
Book at
keisei.co.jp
Keisei Railways
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Nippori-eki
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥850 - ¥1200
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Fujikyuko Express Bus
Phone
81-555-73-8181
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Bus from Mishima Station South to Kawaguchiko Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥800 - ¥2300
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Night bus from Kyoto Station to Kawaguchiko
Ave. Duration
9h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥9000
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
One-seater, three rows seat
¥8900
Two-seater, Four rows seat
¥6900
Bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥3000
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kyōto to Meitetsu Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2600
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Fujikyu-Highland
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥4500
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp

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The best way to get from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station is to train which takes 5h 46m and costs ¥13000 - ¥21000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥7100 and takes 8h 23m.

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The quickest flight from Osaka Itami Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, arrive at Fujikyu-Highland station.

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Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station train services, operated by Fujikyu Railway, arrive at Kawaguchiko station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station is 373 km. It takes approximately 4h 10m to drive from Kyoto to Kawaguchiko Station.

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All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines offer flights from Osaka Itami Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport.

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There are 433+ hotels available in Kawaguchiko Station. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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