There are 5 ways to get from Kyoto to Onomichi by train, bus 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  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Fukuyama Shinkansen Nozomi

$78 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyoto Station to Kurashima
  2. Take the train from Kurashiki to Onomichi JR Sanyo

$44 - $48

3 alternative options

Train via Okayama  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Okayama Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Onomichi JR Sanyo

$62 - $86

Bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka Airport to Boujiguchi

$46 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Onomichi 179 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Onomichi is to drive which costs ¥3300 - ¥4900 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Onomichi is to train which costs ¥8500 - ¥13000 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Kyoto and Onomichi is 243 km. The road distance is 286.3 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Kyoto to Onomichi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kyoto station to Onomichi. However, there are services departing from Kyoto Station Hachijou gate and arriving at Boujiguchi via Osaka Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kyoto to Onomichi. However, there are services departing from Kyoto and arriving at Shin-Onomichi via Fukuyama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kyoto to Onomichi hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. Alternatively, Chugoku JR Bus Company operates a bus from Kyoto to Onomichi twice daily. Tickets cost $36 and the journey takes 4 h 2 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Fukuyama
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$60 - $80
Reserved seat
$70 - $85
Green seat
$85 - $120
Train from Kyoto to Okayama
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$50 - $70
Reserved seat
$55 - $75
Green seat
$70 - $100
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Onomichi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kurashiki to Onomichi
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Kyoto Station to Kurashima
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Airport to Boujiguchi
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
chugokubus.jp

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