From Yamatosaidaiji train to Kyoto then train to Kinosakionsen. 3 h 55 min ¥5851. From Nara train to Osaka then train to Kinosakionsen. 4 h 33 min ¥6047. From Nara drive to Kinosaki Onsen-eki. 2 h 5 min ¥2587.
Kintetsu Limited Express operates a train from Nara to Kinosaki Onsen-eki every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 31 min. Japan Railways Limited Express also services this route 3 times a day.