There are 9 ways to get from Kyoto to Yokohama 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Yokohama Shinkansen Nozomi

$99 - $135

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Kyōto to Totsuka Station

$67 - $69

7 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Gojo Keihan to Kintetsu Yokkaichi
  2. Take the bus from Kintetsu Yokkaichi to Yokohama YCAT

$122

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Kyoto to Yokohama 278.5 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Osaka, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  3 h 52 min

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

$84 - $324

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  4 h 29 min

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

$93 - $299

Train to Nagoya, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NGO) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) NGO - HND

$107 - $307

Train to Osaka, fly to Tokyo Narita, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Karasuma to Juso
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) ITM - NRT
  3. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Nippori
  4. Take the train from Nippori to Ishikawacho

$132 - $467

Train, bus to Tokushima, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
  2. Take the bus from Shin-Kobe Station to Kousoku Naruto
  3. Fly from Tokushima (TKS) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) TKS - HND

$203 - $539

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kyoto to Yokohama is to drive which costs ¥5000 - ¥8000 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kyoto to Yokohama is to train which costs ¥11000 - ¥16000 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kyoto to Yokohama. However, there are services departing from Gojo Keihan and arriving at Yokohama YCAT via Kintetsu Yokkaichi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 51 min.

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The distance between Kyoto and Yokohama is 357 km. The road distance is 445.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kyoto to Yokohama without a car is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥16000.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Kyoto to Yokohama, including transfers.

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Kyoto to Yokohama bus services, operated by Mie Kotsu, depart from Gojo Keihan station.

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The best way to get from Kyoto to Yokohama is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥16000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥13661 and takes 7 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Kyoto to Yokohama.
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  • Distance: 223 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kyoto to Yokohama every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $95 - $130 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kyoto to Yokohama via Kintetsu Yokkaichi in around 7 h 51 min.

Airlines
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 Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokushima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
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 Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokushima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Shin-Yokohama
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$100 - $130
Green seat
$130 - $180
Train from Kyoto to Shin-Kobe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$27 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Kyoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$55 - $75
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Karasuma to Juso
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Skyliner
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Nippori
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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 Nippori to Ishikawacho
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Mie Kotsu
Website
sanco.co.jp
Bus from Gojo Keihan to Kintetsu Yokkaichi
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
sanco.co.jp
Bus from Kintetsu Yokkaichi to Yokohama YCAT
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
sanco.co.jp
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Night bus from Kyōto to Totsuka Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Shin-Kobe Station to Kousoku Naruto
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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