There are 4 ways to get from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera by subway, train, bus, taxi or foot

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Subway, train, line 100 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the subway from Nijojomae to Sanjokeihan
  2. Take the train from Sanjo(Kyoto) to Shichijo
  3. Take the line 100 bus from Shichijo to Gojozaka 100

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 101 bus, line 100 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Nijo-jo Castle to Kyoto Station 101
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Kyoto Station to Gojozaka 100

$4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera 3.7 miles

$20 - $24

Walk  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera 3.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera is to line 101 bus and line 100 bus which costs ¥420 - ¥460 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera is to taxi which costs ¥2200 - ¥2700 and takes 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera. However, there are services departing from Nijo-jo Castle and arriving at Gojozaka via Kyoto Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Nijō Castle and Kiyomizu-dera is 4 km.

The best way to get from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera without a car is to subway and train and line 100 bus which takes 51 min and costs ¥550 - ¥700.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera, including transfers.

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Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera bus services, operated by Raku bus, depart from Nijo-jo Castle station.

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Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera bus services, operated by Raku bus, arrive at Gojozaka station.

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There are 2108+ hotels available in Kiyomizu-dera. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Nijō Castle, Japan and Kiyomizu-dera, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan?

You can take a bus from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera via Nijo-jo Castle, Kyoto Station, and Gojozaka in around 57 min.

Train operators
Kyoto Subway
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Subway from Nijojomae to Sanjokeihan
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keihan Railways
Bus operators
Raku bus
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Shichijo to Gojozaka
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Nijo-jo Castle to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Kyoto Station to Gojozaka
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Nijō Castle to Kiyomizu-dera
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Ecolo Taxi
Phone
+8 75-803-2228
Website
ecolo21.com
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Miyako Taxi
Phone
+81 75-661-6611
Website
117385.com

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