There are 7 ways to get from Kyoto to Kurokawa Onsen by train, bus, car ferry, 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  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Hakata Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kurokawa Onsen

$148 - $188

Cheapest option

Fly Osaka to Oita, bus  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Oita (OIT) ITM - OIT
  2. Take the bus from Beppu kotsu center to Kurokawa Onsen

$146 - $349

5 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  19 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Karasuma Goike to Kansai Airport Terminal 1
  2. Take the car ferry from Osaka Nanko Cosmo to Beppu
  3. Take the bus from Beppu kotsu center to Kurokawa Onsen

$162 - $224

Drive  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Kurokawa Onsen 430.5 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Osaka to Kumamoto, bus  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Kumamoto (KMJ) ITM - KMJ
  2. Take the bus from Aso Kumamoto Airport to Kurokawa Onsen

Fly Osaka to Fukuoka, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Fukuoka (FUK) ITM - FUK
  2. Take the bus from Fukuoka Airport Terminal 1,2 to Hita Bus Centre
  3. Take the bus from Hita Bus Centre to Kurokawa Onsen

Train to Nagoya, fly to Kumamoto, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NKM) to Kumamoto (KMJ) NKM - KMJ
  3. Take the bus from Aso Kumamoto Airport to Kurokawa Onsen

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Kurokawa Onsen is to drive which costs ¥8000 - ¥12000 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Kurokawa Onsen is to train and bus which costs ¥16000 - ¥22000 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Kyoto and Kurokawa Onsen is 477 km. The road distance is 688.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Kyoto to Kurokawa Onsen, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Kurokawa Onsen, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Kyoto to Kurokawa Onsen. However, you can take the train to Hakata, take the walk to Hakata Bus Terminal, then take the bus to Kurokawa Onsen. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kyoto to Kurokawa Onsen via Kansai Airport Terminal 1, Hyatt Regency Osaka, Osaka Nanko Cosmo, Beppu, and Beppu kotsu center in around 19 h 21 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Osaka to Oita
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Osaka to Oita
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka via Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Nagoya to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Oita
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Amakusa Airlines
Website
amx.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Hakata
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$120 - $160
Reserved seat
$130 - $160
Green seat
$170 - $230
Train from Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Kyushu Sanko Group
Website
kyusanko.co.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kurokawa Onsen
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp
Bus from Beppu kotsu center to Kurokawa Onsen
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp
Bus from Aso Kumamoto Airport to Kurokawa Onsen
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp
Bus from Hita Bus Centre to Kurokawa Onsen
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Karasuma Goike to Kansai Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Fukuoka Airport Terminal 1,2 to Hita Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Ferry operators
Ferry Sunflower
Website
ferry-sunflower.co.jp
Car ferry from Osaka Nanko Cosmo to Beppu
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
ferry-sunflower.co.jp
Tourist
$102
Tourist bed
$134
Standard
$161
Deluxe
$242

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