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There are 7 ways to get from Toronto to Kyoto by plane, train or bus

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Fly to Osaka Itami

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Osaka Itami (ITM)

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Fly to Chūbu Centrair, train

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO)
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto

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Fly to Kobe, train

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Kobe (UKB)
  2. Take the train from Osaka to Kyoto

Fly to Tokushima, bus, train

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Tokushima (TKS)
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Naruto to Shin-Kobe Station
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

Fly to Komatsu, train

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Komatsu (KMQ)
  2. Take the train from Komatsu to Kyoto

Fly to Tokyo Haneda, train

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Tokyo Haneda (HND)
  2. Take the train from Shinagawa to Kyoto

Fly to Tokyo Narita, train

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Tokyo Narita (NRT)
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Tokyo station
  3. Take the train from Tokyo to Kyoto

Toronto (YYZ) to Osaka Itami (ITM) flights

138 Weekly Planes
20h 38m Average Duration
¥73201 Cheapest Price
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Conditions of entry into Japan from Canada

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kyoto is 0120-565653.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kyoto is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Kyoto is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0120-565653.

No, returning to Canada from Japan is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 19 Jan 2023
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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Kyoto is to fly which costs $700 - $1,900 and takes 19h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Kyoto is to fly and train which costs $700 - $4,300 and takes 18h 35m.

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The distance between Toronto and Kyoto is 10572 km.

It takes approximately 19h 17m to get from Toronto to Kyoto, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Osaka Itami Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 45m and has one stopover.

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Kyoto is 14h ahead of Toronto. It is currently 8:15 PM in Toronto and 10:15 AM in Kyoto.

WestJet, American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Osaka Itami Airport.

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There are 1148+ hotels available in Kyoto. Prices start at ¥12500 per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 10571.5 km
  • Duration: 19h 17m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Kyoto, Japan?

Air Canada, All Nippon Airways and four other airlines fly from Toronto to Kyoto hourly.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Toronto to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
Flights from Toronto to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda, Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥210000
Flights from Toronto to Osaka Itami via Vancouver, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥190000
Flights from Toronto to Osaka Itami via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥230000
Flights from Toronto to Kobe via Vancouver, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Kobe via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥250000
Flights from Toronto to Kobe via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥260000
Flights from Toronto to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
Flights from Toronto to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda, Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda, Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥210000
Flights from Toronto to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda, Oita
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Haneda, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Chūbu Centrair via Vancouver, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
Flights from Toronto to Tokushima via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥200000
Flights from Toronto to Tokushima via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Tokushima via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥190000
Flights from Toronto to Komatsu via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥210000
Flights from Toronto to Komatsu via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥250000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥550000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥180000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Komatsu via Newark, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 58m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Komatsu via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥220000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Haneda via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥550000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Haneda via Newark
Ave. Duration
17h 8m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥550000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Haneda via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥100000 - ¥550000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Narita via Denver
Ave. Duration
17h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥200000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Narita via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥210000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Toronto to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
Flights from Toronto to Osaka Itami via Vancouver, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥180000
Flights from Toronto to Osaka Itami via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥180000
Flights from Toronto to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
Flights from Toronto to Tokushima via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥180000
Flights from Toronto to Komatsu via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥170000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥250000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥180000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Narita via Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥190000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Narita via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥190000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
Flights from Toronto to Osaka Itami via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥180000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Narita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥210000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Chūbu Centrair via Detroit
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥170000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Haneda via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥200000
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Haneda via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥180000
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Toronto to Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥230000
Flights from Toronto to Kobe via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥260000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Toronto to Komatsu via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥180000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Tokyo Narita via Calgary
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥190000
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥1100
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥2300
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥1500 - ¥2200
Reserved Seat
¥1600 - ¥2300
Green Seat
¥2000 - ¥2800
Train from Komatsu to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥7500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥4800 - ¥7000
Reserved Seat
¥5000 - ¥7500
Green Seat
¥7000 - ¥10000
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.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥6500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥4400 - ¥6000
Reserved seat
¥5000 - ¥6500
Green seat
¥6500 - ¥9000
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥4800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥3000 - ¥4100
Reserved seat
¥3900 - ¥4800
Green seat
¥4600 - ¥6500
Train from Shinagawa to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥16000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥11000 - ¥15000
Reserved seat
¥12000 - ¥16000
Green seat
¥16000 - ¥22000
Train from Tokyo to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥16000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥11000 - ¥15000
Reserved seat
¥12000 - ¥16000
Green seat
¥16000 - ¥22000
Narita Express (N'EX)
Website
jreast.co.jp
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Tokyo station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥3100 - ¥5000
Website
https://www.jreast.co.jp/e/nex/
Book at
https://www.jreast.co.jp/multi/en/pass/nex.html
Reserved Seat
¥3100 - ¥3700
Green Seat (First Class)
¥4500 - ¥5000
Bus operators
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Naruto to Shin-Kobe Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3600
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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