There are 3 ways to get from Kyoto to Kusatsu Station by train, taxi or car

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  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Kusatsu(Shiga) JR Biwako / ...

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kyoto to Kusatsu Station 17.2 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Kusatsu Station 17.2 miles

$2 - $5

What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Kusatsu Station, Shiga, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Kyoto to Kusatsu Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 24 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Kusatsu(Shiga)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kyoto to Kusatsu Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Miyako Taxi
Phone
+81 75-661-6611
Website
117385.com
Ecolo Taxi
Phone
+8 75-803-2228
Website
ecolo21.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kyoto and Kusatsu Station is 19 km. The road distance is 28 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Kusatsu Station is to drive which costs ¥310 - ¥460 and takes 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Kusatsu Station is to train which takes 24 min and costs ¥390 - ¥550.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kyoto and arriving at Kusatsu(Shiga). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

The train from Kyoto to Kusatsu(Shiga) takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.