Kyoto to Shizuoka

Kyoto to Shizuoka

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Refundable Fastest
07:00
Kyoto
2h ride in train, Standard Seat
09:00
Shizuoka
Refundable Fastest
21:00
Kyoto
2h ride in train, Standard Seat
23:00
Shizuoka
Kintetsu Bus ZKN16
eTicket Instant Refundable
23:33
Kyoto city
6h 35m bus ride in Intercity
06:08
+1
Shizuoka City

From Kyoto to Shizuoka by train

Refundable Fastest
07:00
Kyoto
2h ride in train, Standard Seat
09:00
Shizuoka
Refundable Fastest
21:00
Kyoto
2h ride in train, Standard Seat
23:00
Shizuoka

From Kyoto city to Shizuoka by bus

Kintetsu Bus ZKN16
eTicket Instant Refundable
23:33
Kyoto city
6h 35m bus ride in Intercity
06:08
+1
Shizuoka City

Kyoto to Shizuoka Schedule

Kyoto to Shizuoka Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 07:00 - 09:00¥ 11,736
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 08:10 - 10:24¥ 10,742
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 10:10 - 12:24¥ 10,742
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 12:10 - 14:24¥ 10,742
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 14:10 - 16:24¥ 10,742
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 16:10 - 18:24¥ 10,742
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 18:10 - 20:24¥ 10,742
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 21:00 - 23:00¥ 11,736
Kintetsu Bus ZKN16 Intercity 23:33 - 06:08¥ 6,888

Transportation from Kyoto to Shizuoka

How to get from Kyoto to Shizuoka

When you want to get from Kyoto to Shizuoka, 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 11,735. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as JPY 6,888.

How far is Kyoto from Shizuoka?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Kyoto to Shizuoka. Your trip will be a total of 166 miles (267 km). The flying distance is 169 miles (271 km).

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

The travel time from Kyoto to Shizuoka 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 Kyoto to Shizuoka?

The cost of the trip from Kyoto to Shizuoka varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Kintetsu Bus ZKN16: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as JPY 6,888 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 11,735.

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

  • Bus tickets - JPY 6,888 to JPY 8,884;
  • Train tickets - JPY 10,742 to JPY 11,735;

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 23:18 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:33. 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 Kyoto to Shizuoka 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 Kyoto to Shizuoka

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Kyoto to Shizuoka? 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.