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There are 9 ways to get from Shibukawa 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  •  5h 7m

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

$120 - $169

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Bus  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the bus from 高崎駅東口 to Kyoto Sta.(Hachijyo Ent.) [Highway Bus] Silk Liner

$45 - $75

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Train via Kanazawa  •  7h 29m

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

$131 - $162

Night bus  •  12h 46m

  1. Take the night bus from Karuizawa Station to Kyōto

$110 - $121

Drive  •  6h 16m

  1. Drive from Shibukawa to Kyoto 354.8 miles

$60 - $90

Train, train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Itami  •  6h 30m

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

$105 - $355

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Kobe, train  •  7h 10m

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

$112 - $329

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka Itami  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the train from Takasaki to Tokyo
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  3. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka Itami (ITM) NRT - ITM

$146 - $491

Train, train to Niigata, fly to Osaka Itami  •  6h 28m

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

$165 - $328

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The cheapest way to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto is to bus which costs ¥5000 - ¥8500 and takes 9h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥13000 - ¥19000 and takes 5h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shibukawa to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from 石原 and arriving at Kyoto Sta.(Hachijyo Ent.) via 高崎駅東口. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 48m.

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

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The best way to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 5h 7m and costs ¥13000 - ¥19000.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Shibukawa to Kyoto bus services, operated by Nippon Chuo Bus Co, depart from 高崎駅東口 station.

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The best way to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto is to train which takes 5h 7m and costs ¥13000 - ¥19000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥5000 - ¥8500 and takes 9h 48m.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Itami Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Shibukawa to Kyoto bus services, operated by Nippon Chuo Bus Co, arrive at Kyoto Sta.(Hachijyo Ent.) station.

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Map of how to get from Shibukawa to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 209.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 7m

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

You can take a train from Shibukawa to Kyoto via Takasaki, Tokyo, Kyoto, and Kyoto in around 5h 7m. Alternatively, Nippon Chuo Bus Co operates a bus from Shibukawa to Kyoto once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 7h 52m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kobe
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka Itami via Sendai
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Flights from Niigata to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Niigata to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kobe
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Niigata to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
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 Takasaki to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shibukawa to Takasaki
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 15 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
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$75 - $100
Reserved seat
$85 - $110
Green seat
$110 - $150
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$26 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Takasaki to Niigata
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
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
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$54 - $58
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nippon Chuo Bus Co
Website
ncbbus.co.jp
Bus from 高崎駅東口 to Kyoto Sta.(Hachijyo Ent.)
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
ncbbus.co.jp
Kintetsu Bus
Phone
06-6618-5301
Website
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Karuizawa Station to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
9h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$87
Schedules at
kintetsu-bus.co.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Shibukawa to Kyoto is 568 km. It takes approximately 6h 16m to drive from Shibukawa to Kyoto.

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

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

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