There are 4 ways to get from Tsu to Kyoto by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Tsu to Gojo Keihan

$23

3 alternative options

Train Japan Railways Shinkansen  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Tsu to Nagoya Mie / ...
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$47 - $71

Train Kintetsu Limited Express  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Tsu to Yamatoyagi Kintetsu Ltd Exp
  2. Take the train from Yamatoyagi to Kyoto Kintetsu Kyoto/Kashihara Exp / ...

$27 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Tsu to Kyoto 64.3 miles

$10 - $16

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tsu and arriving at Gojo Keihan. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Tsu and Kyoto is 77 km. The road distance is 102.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tsu to Kyoto without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 46 min and costs .

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The bus from Tsu to Gojo Keihan takes 1 h 46 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Tsu to Kyoto bus services, operated by Mie Kotsu, depart from Tsu station.

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The best way to get from Tsu to Kyoto is to bus which takes 1 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 55 min.

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Tsu to Kyoto bus services, operated by Mie Kotsu, arrive at Gojo Keihan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tsu to Kyoto is 103 km. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Tsu to Kyoto.

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

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Map of how to get from Tsu to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 47.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Tsu, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

Mie Kotsu operates a bus from Tsu to Kyoto once daily. Tickets cost $23 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tsu to Kyoto via Nagoya and Kyoto in around 1 h 55 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 Tsu to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tsu to Yamatoyagi
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Mie Kotsu
Website
sanco.co.jp
Bus from Tsu to Gojo Keihan
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
sanco.co.jp

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