There are 3 ways to get from Tsu to Nara by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 28 min

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

$22 - $36

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Tsu to Kyoto

$34 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Tsu to Nara 64.3 miles

$10 - $16

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

You can take a train from Tsu to Nara via Yamatoyagi in around 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, Mie Kotsu operates a bus from Tsu to Nara twice daily. Tickets cost $24 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tsu to Yamatoyagi
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Yamatoyagi to Yamatosaidaiji
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Mie Kotsu
Website
sanco.co.jp
Bus from Tsu to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
sanco.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tsu to Nara?

The distance between Tsu and Nara is 65 km. The road distance is 103 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tsu to Nara?

The cheapest way to get from Tsu to Nara is to drive which costs ¥1100 - ¥1700 and takes 1 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tsu to Nara?

The quickest way to get from Tsu to Nara is to drive which takes 1 h 8 min and costs ¥1100 - ¥1700.

Is there a direct train between Tsu and Nara?

No, there is no direct train from Tsu to Nara. However, there are services departing from Tsu and arriving at Yamatosaidaiji via Yamatoyagi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Tsu to Nara?

It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Tsu to Nara, including transfers.