There are 6 ways to get from Nipponbashi to Kyoto by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the subway from Daikokucho to Shin-Osaka OsakaMetro Midosuji
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto JR Special Rapid Service / ...

$9 - $14

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Train Hankyu Railways  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto) Hankyu Kyoto Semi-Exp / ...

$6 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Station Hachijou gate

$15 - $21

Train Keihan Railways  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kitahama(Osaka) to Jingu-Marutamachi Keihan Main Exp / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nipponbashi to Kyoto 37.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Nipponbashi to Kyoto 37.1 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nipponbashi station to Kyoto station. However, there are services departing from Nanba Station, Osaka and arriving at Kyoto Station Hachijou gate via Osaka Itami Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Nipponbashi and Kyoto is 46 km. The road distance is 59.4 km.

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The best way to get from Nipponbashi to Kyoto without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Nipponbashi to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Nipponbashi to Kyoto bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, arrive at Nanba Station, Osaka.

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The best way to get from Nipponbashi to Kyoto is to bus which takes 1 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 30 min.

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Nipponbashi to Kyoto bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, arrive at Kyoto Station Hachijou gate.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nipponbashi to Kyoto is 59 km. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Nipponbashi 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 Nipponbashi to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 28.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Nipponbashi to Kyoto via Nanba Station, Osaka and Osaka Itami Airport in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, Hankyu Railways operates a train from Nipponbashi to Kyoto every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 1 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 Shin-Osaka to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kitahama(Osaka) to Jingu-Marutamachi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Station Hachijou gate
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Nipponbashi to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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