There are 9 ways to get from Utsunomiya to Kyoto by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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

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Train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Utsunomiya to Tokyo JR Utsunomiya / ...
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$118 - $165

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Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Utsunomiya to Tokyo
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM
  3. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$103 - $351

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Tobu Utsunomiya Station to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yokohama to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$127 - $175

Night bus, bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the night bus from Utsunomiya Station to Meitetsu Nagoya
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto

$112

Drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Utsunomiya to Kyoto 364 miles

$60 - $90

Train, train to Fukushima, fly to Osaka  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Utsunomiya to Koriyama(Fukushima)
  2. Take the train from Koriyama(Fukushima) to Izumigo
  3. Fly from Fukushima (FKS) to Osaka (ITM) FKS - ITM
  4. Take the train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)

$187 - $332

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Utsunomiya to Tokyo
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  3. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM

$144 - $487

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Kobe, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Utsunomiya to Tokyo
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$111 - $325

Train to Ibaraki, fly to Osaka Kobe, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Oyama(Tochigi) to Tomobe
  2. Fly from Ibaraki (IBR) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) IBR - UKB
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto

$143 - $325

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Utsunomiya station to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Utsunomiya Station and arriving at Horikawa Marutamachi via Meitetsu Bus Centre and Kyoto Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 38 min.

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The distance between Utsunomiya and Kyoto is 410 km. The road distance is 582.4 km.

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The best way to get from Utsunomiya to Kyoto without a car is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Utsunomiya to Kyoto, including transfers.

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Utsunomiya to Kyoto bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, arrive at Utsunomiya Station.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Utsunomiya to Kyoto bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, arrive at Kyōto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Utsunomiya to Kyoto is 582 km. It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to drive from Utsunomiya to Kyoto.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport.

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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 Utsunomiya to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 256.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Utsunomiya to Kyoto via Tokyo and Kyoto in around 4 h 31 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Fukushima to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka via Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Ibaraki to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Fukushima to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
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 Utsunomiya to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Koriyama(Fukushima) to Izumigo
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Oyama(Tochigi) to Tomobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $140
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $190
Train from Shin-Yokohama to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$95 - $130
Reserved seat
$100 - $130
Green seat
$130 - $180
Train from Utsunomiya to Koriyama(Fukushima)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $70
Train from Shin-Kobe to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$27 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Minamiibaraki(Hankyu) to Omiya(Kyoto)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Airport Limousine
Website
limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Tobu Utsunomiya Station to Haneda Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
limousinebus.co.jp
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Utsunomiya Station to Meitetsu Nagoya
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$88
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp

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