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There are 6 ways to get from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto by subway, train, 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.

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Subway, train  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the subway from Dobutsuen-Mae to Shin-Osaka OsakaMetro Midosuji
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto JR Special Rapid Service / ...

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Train Hankyu Railways  •  1h 32m

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

$8 - $10

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the train from Sawanocho 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 - $24

Train Keihan Railways  •  2h

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

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  53m

  1. Take a taxi from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto 41.9 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  53m

  1. Drive from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto 41.9 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥850 - ¥1200 and takes 1h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto is to taxi which costs ¥22000 - ¥27000 and takes 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Sawanocho and arriving at Jingu-Marutamachi via Shinimamiya and Kyobashi(Osaka). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Sawanochō-eki and Kyoto is 52 km. The road distance is 67.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 11m and costs ¥1200 - ¥2000.

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It takes approximately 1h 11m to get from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto train services, operated by Keihan Railways, depart from Kyobashi(Osaka) station.

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Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto train services, operated by Keihan Railways, arrive at Jingu-Marutamachi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto is 67 km. It takes approximately 53m to drive from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto.

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There are 2366+ hotels available in Kyoto. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 32.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 11m

What companies run services between Sawanochō-eki, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

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

Train operators
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 Shin-Osaka to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keihan Railways
Website
keihan.co.jp
Train from Kyobashi(Osaka) to Jingu-Marutamachi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
15m
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
50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Sawanochō-eki to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
53m
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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