There are 3 ways to get from Kyoto to Tottori by bus, train or car
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The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Tottori is to drive which costs ¥2700 - ¥4100 and takes 2 h 44 min.
The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Tottori is to drive which costs ¥2700 - ¥4100 and takes 2 h 44 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kyōto and arriving at Tottori. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 26 min.
The distance between Kyoto and Tottori is 148 km. The road distance is 234 km.
The best way to get from Kyoto to Tottori without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 26 min and costs ¥4000.
The bus from Kyōto to Tottori takes 3 h 26 min including transfers and departs three times a day.
Kyoto to Tottori bus services, operated by Nihon Kotsu, depart from Kyōto station.
The best way to get from Kyoto to Tottori is to bus which takes 3 h 26 min and costs ¥4000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥6000 - ¥8500 and takes 4 h 23 min.
What companies run services between Kyoto, Japan and Tottori, Japan?
Nihon Kotsu operates a bus from Kyoto to Tottori 3 times a day. Tickets cost $36 and the journey takes 3 h 26 min. Alternatively, Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Kyoto to Tottori every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min.
Train from Kyoto to Tottori
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 6 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $55 - $70
- Schedules at
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