There are 5 ways to get from Sannomiya Station to Kyoto by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the subway from Kyoto to Marutamachi Kyoto Subway Karasuma

$27 - $40

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Kyobashi(Osaka) JR Gakkentoshi Local
  2. Take the train from Kyobashi(Osaka) to Jingu-Marutamachi Keihan Main/Nakanoshima Local / ...

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Kobe Sannomiya Station to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Station Hachijou gate

$19 - $26

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sannomiya Station to Kyoto 45.7 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Sannomiya Station to Kyoto 45.7 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sannomiya Station to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥850 - ¥1300 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sannomiya Station to Kyoto is to taxi which takes 55 min and costs ¥23000 - ¥28000.

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The distance between Sannomiya Station and Kyoto is 63 km. The road distance is 73 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Sannomiya Station to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Kobe Sannomiya Station and arriving at Kyoto Station Hachijou gate via Osaka Itami Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sannomiya Station to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Sannomiya(Jr) and arriving at Jingu-Marutamachi via Kyobashi(Osaka). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Sannomiya Station, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

You can take a bus from Sannomiya Station to Kyoto via Osaka Itami Airport in around 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sannomiya Station to Kyoto via Kyobashi(Osaka) in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
Kyoto Subway
Website
city.kyoto.jp
Subway from Kyoto to Marutamachi
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Kyobashi(Osaka)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyobashi(Osaka) to Jingu-Marutamachi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kobe Sannomiya Station to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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 Sannomiya Station to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Kobe Sogo Taxi
Phone
+81 78-451-0818
Website
kobesogo.co.jp
Kobe MK Taxi
Phone
+81 78-303-6001
Website
mk-group.co.jp

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