GOOD TO KNOW

Kyoto-Koyasan Direct Highway Bus

Getting from Kyoto to Koyasan is now much easier. Board a highway bus from Kyoto and go direct to Wakayama's spiritual heartland in just 2 hours and 30 minutes. By riding the bus, you can avoid tricky transfers in Osaka or complicated train routes. There are two departures per day.

Features:
● 42 comfortable seats
● luggage storage space under the bus
● toilet
● April 23, 2021 to November 28, 2021
Kyoto-Koyasan Direct Highway Bus

SERVICE PERIOD


Daily from April 23, 2021 to November 28, 2021.*
*This route will be offered for a limited time. After November 28, 2021, the service period may be extended or suspended depending on demand.

Read about a journey using this bus here.

PLACE OF PURCHASE


Seats can be reserved online or at the Keihan bus Kyoto Station Hachijoguchi Information Center. Alternatively, purchase your ticket on the day from the bus company ticket center near the bus stop or on the bus from the bus driver.

FARES


One-way

From Kyoto Station Hachijoguchi:

2,500 yen - one-way ticket

From Highway Kyotanabe:

2,200 yen - one-way ticket

Round trip

From Kyoto Station Hachijoguchi:

4,500 yen - round trip ticket

From Highway Kyotanabe:

3,960 yen - round trip ticket

Note:
Elementary school-age children are half price. One child below elementary school age can travel for free. All other children in the party are half price.
Round-trip tickets are valid for ten days from the date of departure.

ROUTE


The route starts at Kyoto Station Hachijoguchi with a pick up at Highway Kyotanabe bus stop. The bus drops passengers at Daimon-minami-Chushajo and Okuno-in-mae bus stops in Koyasan.

Kyoto-Koyasan Direct Highway Bus
Kyoto Station to Koyasan
Kyoto Station Hachijoguchi 9:20
Highway Kyotanabe Bus Stop 9:40
Daimon-minami-Chushajo 11:45
Okuno-in-mae (Koyasan) 11:55
Koya Keisatsu-mae (Kongobuji-kita) 12:08
Koyasan to Kyoto Station
Koya Keisatsu-mae (Kongobuji-kita) 16:47
Okuno-in-mae (Koyasan) 17:10
Daimon-minami-Chushajo 17:20
Highway Kyotonabe Bus Stop 19:25
Kyoto Station Hachijoguchi 19:45

GOOD TO KNOW