There are 8 ways to get from Kyoto to Utsunomiya by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Tokyo Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Utsunomiya JR Utsunomiya / ...

$117 - $164

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Bus, night bus  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyōto to Meitetsu Bus Centre
  2. Take the night bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Utsunomiya Station

$113

6 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Utsunomiya 365.7 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Haneda, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) ITM - HND
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Utsunomiya

$113 - $370

Train to Osaka, fly to Fukushima, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Omiya(Kyoto) to Minamiibaraki(Hankyu)
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Fukushima (FKS) ITM - FKS
  3. Take the train from Izumigo to Koriyama(Fukushima)
  4. Take the train from Koriyama(Fukushima) to Utsunomiya

$223 - $413

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Narita, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) ITM - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo
  3. Take the train from Tokyo to Utsunomiya

$143 - $487

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
  2. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) UKB - HND
  3. Take the train from Tokyo to Utsunomiya

$120 - $343

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Ibaraki, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
  2. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Ibaraki (IBR) UKB - IBR
  3. Take the train from Tomobe to Oyama(Tochigi)

$142 - $330

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Kyoto to Utsunomiya station. However, there are services departing from Horikawa Marutamachi and arriving at Utsunomiya Station via Kyōto and Meitetsu Nagoya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 29 min.

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The distance between Kyoto and Utsunomiya is 410 km. The road distance is 585.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kyoto to Utsunomiya without a car is to train which takes 4 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Kyoto to Utsunomiya, including transfers.

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Kyoto to Utsunomiya bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, depart from Kyōto station.

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The quickest flight from Osaka Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Kyoto to Utsunomiya bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, arrive at Utsunomiya Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kyoto to Utsunomiya is 585 km. It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to drive from Kyoto to Utsunomiya.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Utsunomiya. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kyoto to Utsunomiya.
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  • Distance: 256.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

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

You can take a train from Kyoto to Utsunomiya via Kyoto and Tokyo in around 4 h 36 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Osaka to Fukushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita via Oita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Ibaraki
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Fukushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $320
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $140
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $190
Train from Koriyama(Fukushima) to Utsunomiya
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $70
Train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$26 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
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 Tokyo to Utsunomiya
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Izumigo to Koriyama(Fukushima)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Tomobe to Oyama(Tochigi)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Omiya(Kyoto) to Minamiibaraki(Hankyu)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kyōto to Meitetsu Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Utsunomiya Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$88
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp

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