Osaka to Kyoto

Osaka to Kyoto

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Fastest
14:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
14:30
Kyoto
Fastest
09:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
09:30
Kyoto
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09:35
Namba Tennoji, Osaka
1h 10m bus ride in Express
10:45
Kyoto

From Shin Osaka to Kyoto by Trains

Fastest
07:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
07:30
Kyoto
Fastest
09:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
09:30
Kyoto
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11:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
11:30
Kyoto
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12:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
12:30
Kyoto
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14:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
14:30
Kyoto
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16:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
16:30
Kyoto
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17:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
17:30
Kyoto
Fastest
18:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
18:30
Kyoto
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19:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
19:30
Kyoto
Fastest
20:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
20:30
Kyoto
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21:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
21:30
Kyoto
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23:00
Shin Osaka
30m ride in train, Standard Seat
5
23:30
Kyoto

From Namba Tennoji to Kyoto by Buses

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09:35
Namba Tennoji, Osaka
1h 10m bus ride in Express
10:45
Kyoto
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20:05
Namba Tennoji, Osaka
1h 55m bus ride in Express
22:00
Kyoto
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21:10
Namba Tennoji, Osaka
1h 10m bus ride in Express
22:20
Kyoto

Osaka to Kyoto Schedule

Osaka to Kyoto Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
BB Trip Comfort Plus Any time$ 223.30
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 07:00 - 07:30$ 44.31
Keihan bus ZKH4 Express 09:35 - 10:45$ 8.39
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 09:00 - 09:30$ 44.31
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 11:00 - 11:30$ 44.31
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 12:00 - 12:30$ 44.31
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 14:00 - 14:30$ 44.31
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 16:00 - 16:30$ 44.31
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 18:00 - 18:30$ 44.31
Keihan bus ZKH4 Express 20:05 - 22:00$ 8.39
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 20:00 - 20:30$ 44.31
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 23:00 - 23:30$ 44.31

Transportation from Osaka to Kyoto

Osaka to Kyoto destination reviews

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How to get from Osaka to Kyoto

Travelling between Osaka and Kyoto is possible by Train and taxi. Train guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Taxi is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 223.30 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere USD 44.31.

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

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 2 hours to travel between Osaka and Kyoto depending on the means of transport you choose.

Train is the fastest way to travel between Osaka and Kyoto. Train will bring you to your destination in 30m. Taxi does a much slower job and take about 1h 10m to reach Kyoto.

How much does it cost to get from Osaka to Kyoto?

Travelling between Osaka and Kyoto can be as cheap as USD 44.31 if you opt for a Shinkansen Train (Shinkansen Train) train and as expensive as USD 223.30 if you buy a BB Trip (BB TRIP LTD) taxi ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Osaka and Kyoto ?

  • 12 from Osaka to Kyoto starting from 07:00 Shin Osaka until 23:00 Shin Osaka

1 from Osaka to Kyoto starting from 00:00 Osaka Downtown until 00:00 Osaka Downtown

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Osaka to Kyoto.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Taxi

Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Osaka and Kyoto

BB Trip (BB TRIP LTD)

Train

Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Osaka to Kyoto?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% took a train