Hiroshima to Kyoto

Hiroshima to Kyoto

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Refundable Fastest
06:00
Hiroshima
1h 30m ride in train, Standard Seat
07:30
Kyoto
Refundable Fastest
18:00
Hiroshima
1h 30m ride in train, Standard Seat
19:30
Kyoto
eTicket
16:46
Hiroshima
1h 41m ride in train #NOZOMI 44, Standard
18:27
Kyoto

From Hiroshima to Kyoto by train

Refundable Fastest
06:00
Hiroshima
1h 30m ride in train, Standard Seat
07:30
Kyoto
eTicket
16:46
Hiroshima
1h 41m ride in train #NOZOMI 44, Standard
18:27
Kyoto
Refundable Fastest
18:00
Hiroshima
1h 30m ride in train, Standard Seat
19:30
Kyoto

Hiroshima to Kyoto Schedule

Hiroshima to Kyoto Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 06:00 - 07:30¥ 13,988
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 08:46 - 10:27¥ 11,782
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 10:46 - 12:27¥ 11,782
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 12:46 - 14:27¥ 11,782
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 14:46 - 16:27¥ 11,782
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 14:00 - 15:30¥ 13,988
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 16:46 - 18:27¥ 11,782
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 16:00 - 17:30¥ 13,988
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 18:46 - 20:27¥ 11,782
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 18:00 - 19:30¥ 13,988
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 20:00 - 21:30¥ 13,988
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 22:00 - 23:30¥ 13,988

Transportation from Hiroshima to Kyoto

How to get from Hiroshima to Kyoto

When you want to get from Hiroshima to Kyoto, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A train ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about JPY 12,726. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as JPY 4,370.

How far is Hiroshima from Kyoto?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Hiroshima to Kyoto. Your trip will be a total of 249 miles (400 km). The flying distance is 192 miles (308 km).

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

The travel time from Hiroshima to Kyoto can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 7 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Hiroshima to Kyoto varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Nihon Highway Bus WL07: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as JPY 4,370 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a train - a one-way train ticket can cost as much as JPY 12,726.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Hiroshima to Kyoto:

  • Bus tickets - JPY 4,370 to JPY 4,370;
  • Train tickets - JPY 11,782 to JPY 12,726;

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

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 09:45 - you can also take a bus as late as 09:45. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Hiroshima to Kyoto is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Hiroshima to Kyoto

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Hiroshima to Kyoto? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.