There are 4 ways to get from Kyoto to Teshima-karato by train, car ferry, bus, ferry 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, car ferry  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Okayama
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Chayamachi
  3. Take the train from Chayamachi to Uno
  4. Take the car ferry from Uno Port to Karato Port

$62 - $88

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Uno
  2. Take the car ferry from Uno Port to Karato Port

$31 - $45

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyoto Station to Okayama
  2. Take the car ferry from Uno Port to Karato Port

$48 - $53

Bus, ferry  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyōto to Kansai Airport Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Takamatsu Station
  3. Take the ferry from Takamatsu Ferry Terminal to Ieura Port

$81 - $83

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Teshima-karato is to drive and car ferry which costs ¥3500 - ¥5500 and takes 3 h 30 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Teshima-karato is to drive and car ferry which costs ¥3500 - ¥5500 and takes 3 h 30 min.

More details

The distance between Kyoto and Teshima-karato is 163 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Kyoto to Teshima-karato, including transfers.

More details

What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Teshima-karato, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Kyoto to Teshima-karato. However, you can take the train to Okayama, take the train to Chayamachi, take the train to Uno, take the walk to Uno Port, then take the car ferry to Karato Port. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kyoto to Teshima-karato via Okayama, Uno, and Uno Port in around 7 h 5 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Chayamachi
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Chayamachi to Uno
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Kyoto Station to Okayama
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kyōto to Kansai Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $23
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Takamatsu Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
kate.co.jp
Ferry operators
Shodoshima Teshima Ferry Co
Website
shodoshima-ferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Uno Port to Karato Port
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
shodoshima-ferry.co.jp
Teshima Transportation
Website
teshima-web.jp
Ferry from Takamatsu Ferry Terminal to Ieura Port
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
teshima-web.jp

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Is ride-sharing platform BlaBlaCar right for you?, Getting to Milan from the airport and The London Underground: Essential tips to navigate the Tube - to help you get the most out of your next trip.