There are 2 ways to get from Kyoto to Nagoya by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  35 min

  1. Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$35 - $50

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. 82.7 miles

$13 - $21

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kyoto to Nagoya every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 35 min.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kyoto and Nagoya is 106 km. The road distance is 132 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Nagoya is to drive which costs ¥1500 - ¥2200 and takes 1 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Nagoya is to train which takes 35 min and costs ¥3800 - ¥5500.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kyoto and arriving at Nagoya. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

The train from Kyoto to Nagoya takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.