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Transportation

Getting Kyoto Station

From Airports
  1. From Kansai International Airport (KIX)
    <About 75 min. by JR Haruka Airport Express>
    These Kyoto-bound trains run every half hour in the morning and evening, and every hour during daytime hours.
    West Japan Railway Company
    <About 120 min. by Airport Limousine Bus>
    Airport limousine buses will drop you off at selected destinations in Kyoto for a fairly low price.
    Airport Limousine Bus
    <About 120 min. by Shuttle Taxi Service>
    Reservations are usually required at least two days in advance. For a fixed fee of a few thousand yen, they will drop you off anywhere in Kyoto.
    Kansai Airport Shuttle Taxi
    MK Skygateshuttle
    ※Both MK & Yasaka taxi have suspended airport shuttle services for the time being, as of Feb. 2021
  2. From Osaka International (Itami) Airport (ITM)
    <About 60 min. by Airport Limousine Bus>
    Airport limousine buses leave regularly for Kyoto Station and selected hotels in Kyoto.
    Airport Limousine Bus
    <About 60 min. by Shuttle Taxi Service>
    Reservations are usually required at least two days in advance. For a fixed fee of a few thousand yen, they will drop you off anywhere in Kyoto.
    MK Skygateshuttle
  3. From Tokyo International (Haneda) Airport (HND)
    <About 3 hours. by Keikyu Line & Shinkansen bullet train>
    From Tokyo/Haneda International Airport, take the Keikyu Electric Airport Limited Express going toward Shinagawa Station to transfer there to Shinkansen bullet train for Kyoto Station.
    Keikyu Line
    Shinkansen
    <About 60 min. by Airplane>
    From Tokyo International Airport, fly to Osaka International Airport (ITM). From Osaka International Airport, take the airport limousine bus to Kyoto.
  4. From Narita International Airport (NRT)
    <About 3 hours 15 min. by Narita Express & Shinkansen bullet train>
    From Narita Airport, take the Narita Express to Tokyo Station and change to Shinkansen bullet train for Kyoto Station.
    Narita Express
    Shinkansen
    <About 70 min. by Airplane>
    From Narita, fly to Osaka International Airport (ITM). From Osaka International Airport, take the airport limousine bus to Kyoto.
From Major Cities
  1. From Tokyo Station
    <About 135 min. by Shinkansen bullet train>
    Take Shinkansen bullet train directly from Tokyo Station directly to Kyoto Station.
  2. From Osaka/Shin-Osaka/Osaka Umeda Station
    <About 15 min. by Shinkansen bullet train>
    Take Shinkansen bullet train directly from Shin-Osaka Station to Kyoto Station. No transfer is necessary.
    <About 30 min. by Tokaido Main Line>
    Take JR Rapid train on the Kyoto Line directly from Osaka Station to Kyoto Station.
    <About 60 min. by Hankyu Kyoto Line>
    Take Hankyu Railway Limited express from Osaka Umeda Station to Karasuma Station on the Hankyu Kyoto Line, then walk 5 min. to Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line Shijo Station to take the subway for Kyoto Station.

Getting Kyoto Research Park (KRP)

From JR Kyoto Station to KRP
Taxi
10 minutes (Approx. 1,000 JPY)
JR San-in (Sagano) line (Local)
Take a local train bound for Sonobe and get off at Tambaguchi Station (4 min., 150 JPY). Walk 4 min. from the station to Kyoto Research Park(KRP).
From Karasuma Station or Kawaramachi Station

※These stations are in the heart of downtown Kyoto.

  • Take the subway from Karasuma station to Kyoto on the Karasuma Line , then transfer to JR San-in (Sagano) line to take a local train from JR Kyoto station to Tambaguchi station. Kyoto Research Park is 4 min. walk from Tambaguchi station.
  • By Hankyu Railway train, take a local train to get off at Saiin station and walk 20 min. to Kyoto Research Park.

Kyoto Research Park(KRP)Area Map