There are 6 ways to get from Sakai to Kyoto by subway, train, tram, 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

Subway, train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the subway from Dobutsuen-Mae to Shin-Osaka OsakaMetro Midosuji
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$28 - $52

Cheapest option

Tram, train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the tram from Ōshōji to Shin-Imamiya-Ekimae Uemachi
  2. Take the train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Karasuma Hankyu Kyoto Ltd Exp

$8 - $10

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 39 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 - $33

Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Yodoyabashi to Jingu-Marutamachi Keihan Main Sub-Exp / ...

$9 - $21

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

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Sakai and Kyoto is 55 km. The road distance is 68.2 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Sakai to Kyoto, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sakai to Kyoto without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs ¥3100 - ¥6000.

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Map of how to get from Sakai to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 34.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

Keihan Railways operates a train from Sakai to Kyoto every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
Hankai Tramway
Phone
81666715170
Email
haninfo@hankai.co.jp
Website
hankai.co.jp
Tram from Ōshōji to Shin-Imamiya-Ekimae
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hankai.co.jp
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Karasuma
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yodoyabashi to Jingu-Marutamachi
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 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
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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