There are 4 ways to get from Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji by train, bus, taxi or foot

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, line 102 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Gion-Shijo to Demachiyanagi Keihan Main/Nakanoshima Local / ...
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Demachiyanagi to Ginkakuji Temple 102

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Gion to Ginkakuji-mae 100

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji 3.3 miles

$18 - $22

Walk  •  57 min

  1. Walk from Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji 3 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gion and arriving at Ginkakuji-mae. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Shijō Kawaramachi and Ginkaku-ji is 4 km.

The best way to get from Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji without a car is to train and line 102 bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji, including transfers.

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Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji bus services, operated by Raku bus, depart from Gion station.

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Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji bus services, operated by Raku bus, arrive at Ginkakuji-mae station.

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There are 2156+ hotels available in Ginkaku-ji. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji.
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  • Distance: 2.3 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Shijō Kawaramachi, Japan and Ginkaku-ji, Japan?

Raku bus operates a bus from Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Keihan Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Gion-Shijo to Demachiyanagi
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Raku bus
Website
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Demachiyanagi to Ginkakuji Temple
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Bus from Gion to Ginkakuji-mae
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
www2.city.kyoto.lg.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Shijō Kawaramachi to Ginkaku-ji
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Ecolo Taxi
Phone
+8 75-803-2228
Website
ecolo21.com
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Miyako Taxi
Phone
+81 75-661-6611
Website
117385.com

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