Travel from Tokyo to Kyoto

Train from Tokyo to Kyoto

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Tokyo to Kyoto every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 2 hours 17 minutes.

How to get from Tokyo to Kyoto

ModeDurationPrice
From Tokyo train to Kyoto then subway to Marutamachi.2 h 31 min¥12846
From Tokyo Station night bus to Kyoto then subway to Marutamachi.8 h 59 min¥8212
From Tokyo drive to Kyoto.4 h 56 min¥6310
From Tokyo train to Hamamatsucho, Monorail to Tokyo Haneda airport, fly to Osaka airport, train to Juso, then train to Kyoto.3 h 43 min¥13174
From Tokyo train to Hamamatsucho, Monorail to Tokyo Haneda airport, fly to Osaka Kobe airport, train to Kobe-Sannomiya(Hankyu), train to Juso, then train to Kyoto.4 h 32 min¥12111
From Tokyo train to Tokyo Narita airport, fly to Osaka airport, train to Juso, then train to Kyoto.4 h 16 min¥20420
From Tokyo train to Hamamatsucho, Monorail to Tokyo Haneda airport, fly to Nagoya airport, train to Meitetsunagoya, walk to Nagoya, train to Kyoto, then subway to Kyoto.4 h 29 min¥14981

How long does it take to get from Tokyo to Kyoto?

It takes approximately 2 hours 31 minutes to get from Tokyo to Kyoto, including transfers.

Operators from Tokyo to Kyoto

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Japan Railways ShinkansenJapan Railways Shinkansen
Kyoto SubwayKyoto Subway
Willer TravelWiller Travel
Japan Railways (JR)Japan Railways (JR)
Tokyo MonorailTokyo Monorail
All Nippon AirwaysAll Nippon Airways
Japan AirlinesJapan Airlines
Hankyu RailwaysHankyu Railways
Skymark AirlinesSkymark Airlines
Port LinerPort Liner
Narita Express (N'EX)Narita Express (N'EX)
Meitetsu RailwaysMeitetsu Railways