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

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Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Nakatsugawa to Nagoya JR Chuo Rapid / ...
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$50 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Chuodo Magome to Meitetsu Nagoya
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto

$45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Nakatsugawa to Kyoto 129.3 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nakatsugawa station to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Nakatsugawa Station and arriving at Kyōto via Chuodo Magome and Meitetsu Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Nakatsugawa and Kyoto is 167 km. The road distance is 206.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nakatsugawa to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Nakatsugawa to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Nakatsugawa to Kyoto bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, depart from Chuodo Magome station.

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The best way to get from Nakatsugawa to Kyoto is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 5 min.

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Nakatsugawa to Kyoto bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, arrive at Kyōto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nakatsugawa to Kyoto is 207 km. It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to drive from Nakatsugawa to Kyoto.

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There are 2163+ hotels available in Kyoto. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nakatsugawa to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 104.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Nakatsugawa to Kyoto via Nagoya and Kyoto in around 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nakatsugawa to Kyoto via Magome, Chuodo Magome, Meitetsu Nagoya, and Meitetsu Bus Centre in around 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
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 Nakatsugawa to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Chuodo Magome to Meitetsu Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp

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