There are 3 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kyoto by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto

$21 - $24

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kyoto 64.7 miles

$10 - $16

Fly  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Osaka (ITM) KIX - ITM

$87 - $422

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The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1800 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1800 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Kyoto is 80 km. The road distance is 103.5 km.

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The bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto takes 1 h 28 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at Kyōto. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX), Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

OKK Airport Bus operates a bus from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kyoto every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, Japan Airlines, All Nippon Airways and two other airlines fly from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kyoto every 30 minutes.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp

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