There are 3 ways to get from Kyoto to Komatsu by train, night bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Komatsu Ltd Exp Thunderbird

$50 - $54

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the night bus from Kyoutofukakusa to Hookurikumatsu

$34 - $35

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Komatsu 127.1 miles

$21 - $35

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The distance between Kyoto and Komatsu is 166 km. The road distance is 203.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kyoto to Komatsu without a car is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Kyoto to Komatsu, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kyoto to Komatsu is 203 km. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Kyoto to Komatsu.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Komatsu. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kyoto to Komatsu.
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  • Distance: 103.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

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

Japan Railways Thunderbird operates a train from Kyoto to Komatsu hourly. Tickets cost $48 - $52 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Train from Kyoto to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Estimated price
$48 - $52
Schedules at
Bus operators
Hokutetsu Transportation
Night bus from Kyoutofukakusa to Hookurikumatsu
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
Schedules at

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