There are 11 ways to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto by train, 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  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Tokyo Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi

$133 - $194

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Shibukawa to Basuta Shinjuku
  2. Take the bus from Buster Shinjuku to Kyoto Fukakusa

$80 - $81

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Train via Kanazawa  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Kanazawa Shinkansen Hakutaka
  2. Take the train from Kanazawa to Kyoto Ltd Exp Thunderbird

$133 - $172

Train, bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Nagano Shinkansen Hakutaka / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nagano to Kyoto Station

$101 - $122

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Shibukawa to Kyoto 354.8 miles

$60 - $90

Train, train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Shibukawa to Takasaki
  2. Take the train from Takasaki to Tokyo
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM
  4. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto

$139 - $415

Train, train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Kobe  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Shibukawa to Takasaki
  2. Take the train from Takasaki to Tokyo
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  4. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$126 - $359

Train, train to Niigata, fly to Osaka  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Shibukawa to Takasaki
  2. Take the train from Takasaki to Niigata
  3. Fly from Niigata (KIJ) to Osaka (ITM) KIJ - ITM
  4. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto

$192 - $359

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Shibukawa to Takasaki
  2. Take the train from Takasaki to Ueno
  3. Take the train from Keisei-Ueno to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  4. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM
  5. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto

$181 - $548

Train, train to Ibaraki, fly to Osaka Kobe  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Ueno
  2. Take the train from Ueno to Ishioka
  3. Fly from Ibaraki (IBR) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) IBR - UKB
  4. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$183 - $387

Train, train to Fukushima, fly to Osaka  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Shibukawa to Takasaki
  2. Take the train from Takasaki to Omiya(Saitama)
  3. Take the train from Omiya(Saitama) to Koriyama(Fukushima)
  4. Take the train from Koriyama(Fukushima) to Kagamiishi
  5. Fly from Fukushima (FKS) to Osaka (ITM) FKS - ITM
  6. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto

$263 - $454

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥6500 - ¥10000 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥14000 - ¥22000 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Shibukawa and Kyoto is 335 km. The road distance is 567.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Shibukawa to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Shibukawa and arriving at Kyoto via Takasaki and Tokyo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Shibukawa, Gunma, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

You can take a train from Shibukawa to Kyoto via Takasaki and Tokyo in around 3 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shibukawa to Kyoto via Basuta Shinjuku, Buster Shinjuku, Kyoto Fukakusa, and Takeda(Kyoto) in around 11 h 24 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Niigata to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Fukushima to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Niigata to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Ibaraki to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Niigata to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Fukushima to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Takasaki to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $70
Train from Tokyo to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $140
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $190
Train from Takasaki to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$75 - $110
Reserved seat
$85 - $110
Green seat
$110 - $150
Train from Takasaki to Nagano
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $50
Reserved seat
$40 - $55
Green seat
$50 - $75
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$21 - $29
Reserved seat
$28 - $35
Green seat
$30 - $45
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
28 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
Train from Takasaki to Niigata
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$50 - $70
Reserved seat
$55 - $70
Green seat
$70 - $100
Train from Takasaki to Ueno
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $65
Train from Takasaki to Omiya(Saitama)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$28 - $40
Reserved seat
$35 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $60
Train from Omiya(Saitama) to Koriyama(Fukushima)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $65
Reserved seat
$55 - $70
Green seat
$70 - $95
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kanazawa to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $58
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shibukawa to Takasaki
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Koriyama(Fukushima) to Kagamiishi
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Skyliner
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Keisei-Ueno to Narita Airport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Access Shinshu
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Nagano to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Buster Shinjuku to Kyoto Fukakusa
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com

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