There are 3 ways to get from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway, line 100 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the subway from Marutamachi to Kyoto Kyoto Subway Karasuma
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Kyoto Station to Gojozaka 100

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera 3.8 miles

$20 - $24

Walk  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Walk from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera 3.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera is to subway and line 100 bus which costs ¥560 - ¥590 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera is to taxi which costs ¥2200 - ¥2700 and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Kyoto and Kiyomizu-dera is 4 km.

The best way to get from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera without a car is to subway and line 100 bus which takes 39 min and costs ¥560 - ¥590.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera, including transfers.

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There are 2108+ hotels available in Kiyomizu-dera. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Kiyomizu-dera, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera. However, you can take the subway to Kyoto, take the walk to Kyoto Station, take the line 100 bus to Gojozaka, then take the walk to Kiyomizu-dera. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kiyomizu-dera.

Train operators
Kyoto Subway
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Subway from Marutamachi to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Raku bus
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Kyoto Station to Gojozaka
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Kyoto to Kiyomizu-dera
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Ecolo Taxi
Phone
+8 75-803-2228
Website
ecolo21.com
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Miyako Taxi
Phone
+81 75-661-6611
Website
117385.com

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