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There are 10 ways to get from Sasebo to Kyoto by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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

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Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Sasebo to Hakata Ltd Exp Midori
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi

$152 - $198

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Bus, night bus  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Sasebo to Hakata Bus Terminal
  2. Take the night bus from Hakata Station to Kyōto

$67 - $98

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Train via Shin-Kobe  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Sasebo to Shin-Tosu
  2. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Shin-Kobe
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$162 - $221

Drive  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Sasebo to Kyoto 458 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Nagasaki to Osaka Itami, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Nagasaki (NGS) to Osaka Itami (ITM) NGS - ITM
  2. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$109 - $372

Train to Fukuoka, fly to Osaka Itami  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Sasebo to Hakata
  2. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Osaka Itami (ITM) FUK - ITM

$117 - $387

Fly Nagasaki to Kobe, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Nagasaki (NGS) to Kobe (UKB) NGS - UKB
  2. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$86 - $386

Fly Nagasaki to Chūbu Centrair, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Nagasaki (NGS) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO) NGS - NGO
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto

$176 - $679

Train to Fukuoka, fly to Chūbu Centrair, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Sasebo to Hakata
  2. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO) FUK - NGO
  3. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto

$129 - $224

Train, train to Kumamoto, fly to Osaka Itami  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Sasebo to Shin-Tosu
  2. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Kumamoto
  3. Fly from Kumamoto (KMJ) to Osaka Itami (ITM) KMJ - ITM
  4. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$136 - $321

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sasebo to Kyoto is to bus and night bus which costs ¥7500 - ¥12000 and takes 14 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sasebo to Kyoto is to fly and train which costs ¥12000 - ¥42000 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sasebo to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Sasebo and arriving at Horikawa Marutamachi via Hakata Station and Kyoto Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 29 min.

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The distance between Sasebo and Kyoto is 592 km. The road distance is 732.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sasebo to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 5 h 23 min and costs ¥17000 - ¥23000.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Sasebo to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Sasebo to Kyoto bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, depart from Sasebo station.

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The quickest flight from Nagasaki Airport to Osaka Itami Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Sasebo to Kyoto bus services, operated by Willer Travel, arrive at Kyōto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sasebo to Kyoto is 733 km. It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to drive from Sasebo to Kyoto.

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  • Distance: 370 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Sasebo, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

You can take a train from Sasebo to Kyoto via Hakata, Kyoto, and Kyoto Station in around 5 h 23 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Nagasaki to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka Itami via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Nagasaki to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Fukuoka to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from Fukuoka to Chūbu Centrair via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Kumamoto to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Nagasaki to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka Itami via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Fukuoka to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Fukuoka to Chūbu Centrair via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Kumamoto to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Nagasaki to Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Star Flyer
Website
starflyer.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Fukuoka to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Chūbu Centrair via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sasebo to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sasebo to Shin-Tosu
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$120 - $160
Reserved seat
$130 - $160
Green seat
$170 - $230
Train from Shin-Tosu to Shin-Kobe
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$110 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$160 - $210
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$26 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Train from Shin-Tosu to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$27 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $55
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Sasebo to Hakata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Hakata Station to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines offer flights from Nagasaki Airport to Osaka Itami Airport.

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There are 2205+ hotels available in Kyoto. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sasebo to Nagasaki Airport is to shuttle which takes 55 min and costs ¥1500.

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