Kansai Airport to Kyoto

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From Kansai Airport Station to Kyoto by train

06:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
08:00
Kyoto
1h 30m
07:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
09:00
Kyoto
1h 30m
08:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
10:00
Kyoto
1h 30m
09:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
11:00
Kyoto
1h 30m
10:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
12:00
Kyoto
1h 30m
11:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
13:00
Kyoto
1h 30m
12:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
14:00
Kyoto
1h 30m
16:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
18:00
Kyoto
1h 30m
17:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
19:00
Kyoto
1h 30m
18:30
Kansai Airport Station, Osaka
20:00
Kyoto
1h 30m

From Kansai International Airport to Kyoto by taxi

Any
Kansai International Airport, Kansai Airport
Time
Kyoto any hotel
1h 30m
Instant 
  vehicle, all incl
Any
Kansai International Airport, Kansai Airport
Time
Kyoto any hotel
1h 30m
Instant 
  vehicle, all incl

Kansai Airport to Kyoto Schedule

Kansai Airport to Kyoto Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
BB Trip Comfort Plus Any time¥ 24,266
Haruka Express Standard Seat 06:30 – 08:00¥ 1,615
Haruka Express Standard Seat 08:30 – 10:00¥ 1,615
Haruka Express Standard Seat 10:30 – 12:00¥ 1,615
Haruka Express Standard Seat 12:30 – 14:00¥ 1,615
Haruka Express Standard Seat 16:30 – 18:00¥ 1,615
Haruka Express Standard Seat 18:30 – 20:00¥ 1,615

Popular Routes in Japan

How to get from Kansai Airport to Kyoto

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

  • Train
  • Taxi

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

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about JPY 31,774. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as JPY 1,615.

How far is Kansai Airport from Kyoto?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Kansai Airport to Kyoto. Your trip will be a total of 60 miles (96 km). The flying distance is 53 miles (84 km).

How long does it take to get from Kansai Airport to Kyoto?

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

How much does it cost to get from Kansai Airport to Kyoto?

The cost of the trip from Kansai Airport to Kyoto varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Haruka Express: travelling by train expect to pay as low as JPY 1,615 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as JPY 31,774.

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

  • Train tickets - JPY 1,615 to JPY 1,615;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from JPY 24,249 to JPY 31,774.

How many trips per day are there between Kansai Airport and Kyoto?

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

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 10 trains per day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Kansai Airport to Kyoto any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Kansai Airport to Kyoto. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as JPY 24,249.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

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 Kansai Airport to Kyoto

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Kansai Airport 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:

  • 1000 users enjoyed a train ride.