Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Kyoto to Takashima hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.
How to get from Kyoto to Takashima
From Kyoto train to Omiimazu then taxi to Takashima. 1 h 14 min ¥4566. From Kyoto night train to Omiimazu then taxi to Takashima. 40 min ¥5892. From Kyoto taxi to Takashima. 59 min ¥23484. From Kyoto drive to Takashima. 59 min ¥1017.