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

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

Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Sakai to Shinimamiya
  2. Take the subway from Dobutsuen-Mae to Shin-Osaka
  3. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto
  4. Take the subway from Kyoto to Marutamachi

$24 - $34

Cheapest option

Train Hankyu Railways  •  1 h 32 min

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

$8 - $10

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Sakai to Namba(Nankai)
  2. Take the bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport
  3. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Station Hachijou gate

$17 - $25

Train Keihan Railways  •  2 h 5 min

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

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sakai to Kyoto 42.6 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Sakai to Kyoto 42.6 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Sakai, Ōsaka, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

Hankyu Railways operates a train from Sakai to Kyoto every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Nankai Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sakai to Shinimamiya
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sakai to Namba(Nankai)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kyoto Subway
Website
city.kyoto.jp
Subway from Kyoto to Marutamachi
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
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 Sakai to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sakai to Kyoto?

The distance between Sakai and Kyoto is 55 km. The road distance is 68 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sakai to Kyoto?

The cheapest way to get from Sakai to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥750 - ¥1200 and takes 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sakai to Kyoto?

The quickest way to get from Sakai to Kyoto is to taxi which takes 54 min and costs ¥22000 - ¥27000.

How long does it take to get from Sakai to Kyoto?

It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Sakai to Kyoto, including transfers.