There are 2 ways to get from Nagoya to Kyoto by train or car

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$35 - $55

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Nagoya to Kyoto 82.6 miles

$13 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Nagoya to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥1500 - ¥2300 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nagoya to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥4300 - ¥6500 and takes 34 min.

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The distance between Nagoya and Kyoto is 106 km. The road distance is 132.2 km.

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The train from Nagoya to Kyoto takes 34 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nagoya and arriving at Kyoto. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Nagoya to Kyoto every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 34 min.

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