There are 5 ways to get from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto by train, bus, night bus, car, shuttle or plane

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Train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Iiyama to Kanazawa Shinkansen Hakutaka
  2. Take the train from Kanazawa to Kyoto Ltd Exp Thunderbird

$106 - $131

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Night bus  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Iiyama to Kyoto Station

$66

3 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagano to Kyoto Station

$83 - $94

Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto 287.1 miles

$45 - $70

Shuttle, train, fly  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Nozawa Onsen to Nagano
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Tokyo
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM

$231 - $503

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Nozawa Grand Hotel, Nozawa Onsen and arriving at Horikawa Marutamachi via Iiyama and Kyoto Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 23 min.

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The distance between Nozawaonsen and Kyoto is 323 km. The road distance is 459.3 km.

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The best way to get from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 5 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Nozawaonsen to Kyoto bus services, operated by Nagaden Bus, depart from Iiyama station.

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The best way to get from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto is to train which takes 5 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Nozawaonsen to Kyoto bus services, operated by Nagaden Bus, arrive at Kyoto Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nozawaonsen to Kyoto is 459 km. It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to drive from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport.

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Map of how to get from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 201.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 54 min

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

You can take a train from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto via Iiyama, Kanazawa, and Kyoto in around 5 h 54 min. Alternatively, Access Shinshu operates a bus from Nozawaonsen to Kyoto twice daily. Tickets cost $63 and the journey takes 7 h 34 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Iiyama to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$50 - $70
Reserved seat
$55 - $70
Green seat
$70 - $100
Train from Nagano to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$50 - $75
Reserved seat
$60 - $80
Green seat
$80 - $110
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kanazawa to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$54 - $58
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Access Shinshu
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Nagano to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Nagaden Bus
Website
nagadenbus.co.jp.e.aaf.hp.transer.com
Night bus from Iiyama to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
nagadenbus.co.jp.e.aaf.hp.transer.com
Nagano Snow Shuttle
Website
naganosnowshuttle.com
Shuttle from Nozawa Onsen to Nagano
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
naganosnowshuttle.com

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