There are 5 ways to get from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama by train, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Sagaarashiyama JR Sagano / ...

$2 - $4

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Train via Tōfukuji-eki  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Kyoto to Sagaarashiyama JR Sagano / ...

$1 - $3

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama 7.3 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama 7.3 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Walk from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama 7.1 miles

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kyoto and arriving at Sagaarashiyama. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Tōfukuji-eki and Arashiyama is 9 km. The road distance is 11.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 27 min to get from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama, including transfers.

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Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Kyoto station.

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Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Sagaarashiyama station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama is 12 km. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama.

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There are 2163+ hotels available in Arashiyama. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama.
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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Tōfukuji-eki, Japan and Arashiyama, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 16 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 Kyoto to Sagaarashiyama
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tōfukuji-eki to Arashiyama
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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