Kyoto to Yokohama

Kyoto to Yokohama

  22 trips (¥2,898 – ¥19,079)

Other Options



1h 56m First: 6:14 Last: 21:04

From ¥13,283
1h 56m ride in train #NOZOMI 200 with Shinkansen JR Central
Shin Yokohama
From ¥13,283 per adult
1h 56m ride in train #NOZOMI 86 with Shinkansen JR Central
Shin Yokohama
From ¥13,283 per adult
1h 56m ride in train #NOZOMI 218 with Shinkansen JR Central
Shin Yokohama
From ¥13,283 per adult

Kyoto to Yokohama Schedule

Kyoto to Yokohama Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 06:14 - 08:10¥ 14,175
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 09:30 - 11:26¥ 14,175
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 11:24 - 13:20¥ 14,175
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 13:01 - 14:57¥ 14,175
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 15:01 - 16:57¥ 14,175
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 17:01 - 18:57¥ 14,175
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 19:01 - 20:57¥ 14,175
Shinkansen JR Central Standard 20:24 - 22:20¥ 14,175
Heisei Enterprise HE0 Express 22:35 - 05:20¥ 4,641
Grace Liner GR2 Express 22:15 - 04:50¥ 4,736
Heisei Community Bus HC AC Seater 23:35 - 06:10¥ 6,090
Tokyo Fuji Kotsu NT3 AC Seater 23:45 - 05:40¥ 7,245

Transportation from Kyoto to Yokohama

How to get from Kyoto to Yokohama

When you want to get from Kyoto to Yokohama, 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 19,079. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as JPY 3,381.

How far is Kyoto from Yokohama?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Kyoto to Yokohama. Your trip will be a total of 273 miles (439 km). The flying distance is 269 miles (432 km).

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

The travel time from Kyoto to Yokohama can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 8 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Kyoto to Yokohama varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Sakura Kotsu SK6: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as JPY 3,381 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 19,079.

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

  • Bus tickets - JPY 3,381 to JPY 6,689;
  • Train tickets - JPY 13,283 to JPY 19,079;

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 22:15 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:55. 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?


Taking a bus from Kyoto to Yokohama 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.


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 Yokohama

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