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

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Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Okayama Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Takamatsu(Kagawa) Marine-Liner / ...

$57 - $81

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyoto Station Hachijou gate to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kobe Sannomiya Station
  3. Take the bus from Sannomiya Bus Terminal to Matsushige
  4. Take the bus from Matsushige to Ritsurin Park

$68 - $74

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Takamatsu 145.8 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Takamatsu is to drive which costs ¥2700 - ¥3900 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Takamatsu is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs ¥6000 - ¥9000.

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The distance between Kyoto and Takamatsu is 174 km. The road distance is 233 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Kyoto to Takamatsu, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kyoto to Takamatsu. However, there are services departing from Kyoto Station Hachijou gate and arriving at Ritsurin Park via Osaka Itami Airport, Sannomiya Bus Terminal and Matsushige. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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

You can take a train from Kyoto to Takamatsu via Kyoto and Okayama in around 2 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kyoto to Takamatsu via Osaka Itami Airport, Kobe Sannomiya Station, Sannomiya Bus Terminal, and Matsushige in around 5 h 29 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Takamatsu(Kagawa)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kyoto Station Hachijou gate to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kobe Sannomiya Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Sannomiya Bus Terminal to Matsushige
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp
bus
Bus from Matsushige to Ritsurin Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
tokubus.co.jp

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