There are 3 ways to get from Kyoto to Shizuoka by train, night bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shizuoka Shinkansen Hikari

$65 - $95

2 alternative options

Night bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the night bus from Kyōto Station to Higashi-Shizuoka Station

$77

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Shizuoka 180.3 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Shizuoka is to drive which costs ¥3300 - ¥4900 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Shizuoka is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs ¥7000 - ¥10000.

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The distance between Kyoto and Shizuoka is 240 km. The road distance is 289 km.

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The train from Kyoto to Shizuoka takes 1 h 34 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kyoto and arriving at Shizuoka. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kyoto to Shizuoka hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Fujikyu Bus
Website
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp
Night bus from Kyōto Station to Higashi-Shizuoka Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp

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