There are 6 ways to get from Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 100 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto
  3. Take the line 100 bus from Kyoto Station to Gojozaka 100

Cheapest option

Train Hankyu Railways  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Kawaramachi(Kyoto) Hankyu Kyoto Ltd Exp

$4 - $5

4 alternative options

Train Keihan Railways  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Yodoyabashi to Shichijo Keihan Main Ltd Exp / ...

$5 - $10

Train Keihan Railways #2  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Yodoyabashi to Gion-Shijo Keihan Main Sub-Exp / ...

$5 - $10

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera 34.1 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera 34.1 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera is to train which costs ¥490 - ¥540 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera is to taxi which costs ¥18000 - ¥22000 and takes 43 min.

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The distance between Osaka and Kiyomizu-dera is 42 km. The road distance is 54.5 km.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Umeda(Hankyu) and arriving at Kawaramachi(Kyoto). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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There are 2163+ hotels available in Kiyomizu-dera. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera train services, operated by Hankyu Railways, depart from Umeda(Hankyu) station.

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Map of how to get from Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera.
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  • Distance: 26.4 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

Hankyu Railways operates a train from Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yodoyabashi to Shichijo
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yodoyabashi to Gion-Shijo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Kawaramachi(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yodoyabashi to Shichijo
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yodoyabashi to Gion-Shijo
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Raku bus
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Kyoto Station to Gojozaka
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Osaka to Kiyomizu-dera
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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