There are 3 ways to get from Osaka to Kyoto by train, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥650 - ¥950 and takes 45 min.
The quickest way to get from Osaka to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥650 - ¥3800 and takes 14 min.
The distance between Osaka and Kyoto is 43 km. The road distance is 55.1 km.
The train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shin-Osaka and arriving at Kyoto. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.
What companies run services between Osaka, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?
Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Osaka to Kyoto every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 14 min. Japan Railways (JR) also services this route hourly.
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto
- Ave. Duration
- 14 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $21 - $35
- Schedules at
- Unreserved seat
- $21 - $29
- Reserved seat
- $27 - $35
- Green seat
- $30 - $45
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