Travel from Kyoto to Kochi-Japan

Bus or train from Kyoto to Kochi?

You can take a train from Kyoto to Kōchi via Okayama and Kochiekimae in around 4 hours 36 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kyoto to Kōchi via Tsudaka in around 6 hours 25 minutes.

How to get from Kyoto to Kochi

ModeDurationPrice
From Kyoto train to Okayama, train to Kochiekimae, then train to Umenotsuji.4 h 36 min¥11853
From Kyoto Station bus to Tsudaka then bus to Hayamaribashi.6 h 25 min¥7089
From Kyoto drive to Kōchi.4 h 26 min¥4574
From Karasuma train to Juso, train to Osaka airport, fly to Kochi airport, then bus to Kōchi.3 h 26 min¥19522
From Karasuma train to Juso, train to Osaka airport, fly to Matsuyama airport, then drive to Ochi.4 h 10 min¥11017

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

It takes approximately 4 hours 36 minutes to get from Kyoto to Kochi, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Kyoto and Kochi?

No, there is no direct train from Kyoto to Kochi. However, there are services departing from Kyoto and arriving at Umenotsuji via Okayama and Kochiekimae. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 hours 36 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Kyoto and Kochi?

No, there is no direct bus from Kyoto to Kochi. However, there are services departing from Kyoto Station and arriving at Hayamaribashi via Tsudaka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 hours 25 minutes.

Operators from Kyoto to Kochi

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Japan Railways ShinkansenJapan Railways Shinkansen
Japan Railways Limited ExpressJapan Railways Limited Express
Tosaden KotsuTosaden Kotsu
Ryobi ExpressRyobi Express
Hankyu RailwaysHankyu Railways
All Nippon AirwaysAll Nippon Airways
Japan AirlinesJapan Airlines