There are 3 ways to get from Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

¥3000 - ¥4500

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Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto 73.7 km

¥23000 - ¥29000

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto 73.7 km

¥800 - ¥1300

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The cheapest way to get from Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥800 - ¥1300 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥3000 - ¥4500 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shin-Kobe and arriving at Kyoto. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Shin-Kobe Station and Kyoto is 62 km. The road distance is 73.7 km.

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The best way to get from Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 28 min and costs ¥3000 - ¥4500.

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The train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto takes 28 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Shin-Kobe station.

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Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Kyoto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto is 74 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto.

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  • Distance: 61.6 km
  • Duration: 28 min

What companies run services between Shin-Kobe Station, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto every 20 minutes. Tickets cost ¥3000 - ¥4500 and the journey takes 28 min.

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Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥4500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥3000 - ¥4000
Reserved seat
¥3700 - ¥4500
Green seat
¥4600 - ¥6000
Other operators
Taxi from Shin-Kobe Station to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
¥23000 - ¥29000
Kobe Sogo Taxi
Phone
+81 120-51-8484
Website
kobesogo.co.jp
Kobe MK Taxi
Phone
+81 78-303-6001
Website
mk-group.co.jp
Kamome Taxi
Phone
+81 78-381-7789
Website
kamometaxi.com

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