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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Ltd Exp Super Hakuto

$63 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 28 min

$42 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. 146.3 miles

$24 - $40

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

You can take a train from Kyoto to Tottori via Himeji in around 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kyoto to Tottori via Osaka Itami Airport and Osaka Airport in around 4 h 28 min.

Train operators
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
Nihon Kotsu
Phone
03-5755-2151
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Airport to Tottori
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
nihonkotsu.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kyoto and Tottori is 148 km. The road distance is 234 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Tottori is to drive which costs ¥2700 - ¥4000 and takes 2 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Tottori is to drive which takes 2 h 44 min and costs ¥2700 - ¥4000.

No, there is no direct train from Kyoto to Tottori. However, there are services departing from Kyoto and arriving at Tottori via Himeji. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Kyoto to Tottori. However, there are services departing from Kyoto Station Hachijou gate and arriving at Tottori via Osaka Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Kyoto to Tottori, including transfers.