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There are 5 ways to get from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the subway from Shinsaibashi to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kyoto
  3. Take the train from Kyoto to Sagaarashiyama

$8 - $14

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Saiin Hankyu Kyoto Semi-Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Sai to Arashiyama(Tramway) Randen Arashiyama

$8 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from JR Namba Station to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Itami Airport to Kyoto Station Hachijou gate
  3. Take the bus from Kyōto to Omuroninnaji

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama 37.3 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama 37.3 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama is to drive which costs ¥700 - ¥1100 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama is to taxi which costs ¥19000 - ¥24000 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shinsaibashi station to Arashiyama. However, there are services departing from JR Namba Station and arriving at Omuroninnaji via Osaka Itami Airport and Kyōto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Shinsaibashi and Arashiyama is 41 km. The road distance is 59.7 km.

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The best way to get from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs ¥900 - ¥1700.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama, including transfers.

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Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, arrive at JR Namba Station.

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The best way to get from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama is to train which takes 1 h 40 min and costs ¥850 - ¥1100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 53 min.

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Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama bus services, operated by West JR Bus, arrive at Omuroninnaji station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama is 60 km. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama.

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Map of how to get from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama.
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  • Distance: 25.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

What companies run services between Shinsaibashi, Japan and Arashiyama, Japan?

You can take a train from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama via Umeda(Subway), Umeda(Hankyu), Saiin, and Sai in around 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama via Osaka Itami Airport, Kyoto Station Hachijou gate, and Kyōto in around 1 h 53 min.

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
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Sagaarashiyama
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Saiin
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Randen Arashiyama
Website
randen.keifuku.co.jp
Train from Sai to Arashiyama(Tramway)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from JR Namba Station to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
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
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Nihon Kotsu
Phone
03-5755-2151
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
nihonkotsu.co.jp
West JR Bus
Phone
0570-00-2424
Website
nishinihonjrbus.co.jp
Bus from Kyōto to Omuroninnaji
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
nishinihonjrbus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Shinsaibashi to Arashiyama
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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