There are 10 ways to get from Kyoto to Sasebo by train, bus, night bus, 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  •  5 h 21 min

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

$142 - $187

Cheapest option

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Nagasaki  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
  2. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Nagasaki (NGS) UKB - NGS

$88 - $386

8 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Shin-Tosu Shinkansen Sakura
  2. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Sasebo Ltd Exp Midori

$156 - $226

Bus, night bus  •  17 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyoto Station to Kurashima
  2. Take the night bus from Kurashima to Hakata BT
  3. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Sasebo

$124 - $130

Drive  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Sasebo 459 miles

$75 - $120

Train to Osaka, fly to Nagasaki  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Osaka
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Nagasaki (NGS) ITM - NGS

$131 - $407

Fly Osaka to Fukuoka, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Fukuoka (FUK) ITM - FUK
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Sasebo

$137 - $425

Train to Nagoya, fly to Nagasaki  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NGO) to Nagasaki (NGS) NGO - NGS

$157 - $469

Train to Nagoya, fly to Fukuoka, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NKM) to Fukuoka (FUK) NKM - FUK
  3. Take the train from Hakata to Sasebo

$207 - $339

Train to Nagoya, fly to Fukuoka, train #2  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NGO) to Fukuoka (FUK) NGO - FUK
  3. Take the train from Hakata to Sasebo

$128 - $227

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Sasebo is to drive which costs ¥8500 - ¥13000 and takes 8 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Sasebo is to train and fly which costs ¥14000 - ¥46000 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Kyoto and Sasebo is 592 km. The road distance is 734.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Kyoto to Sasebo, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Kyoto to Sasebo via Kyoto, Shin-Osaka, and Shin-Tosu in around 6 h 22 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Nagasaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Nagoya to Nagasaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Nagoya to Nagasaki via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Nagoya to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Nagoya to Fukuoka via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Nagasaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
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
Flights from Nagoya to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Nagoya to Fukuoka via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Nagoya to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Nagasaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Star Flyer
Website
starflyer.jp
Flights from Nagoya to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Nagoya to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Nagoya to Fukuoka via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
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 Shin-Osaka to Shin-Tosu
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$110 - $160
Reserved seat
$130 - $160
Green seat
$170 - $230
Train from Kyoto to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$21 - $29
Reserved seat
$27 - $35
Green seat
$30 - $45
Train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$27 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
35 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
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Tosu to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
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
Night bus from Kurashima to Hakata BT
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$66
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp

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