Kyoto Station is a place to be a hub to travel throughout Kyoto or Kinki,
There are many transportation facilities that are set up at Kyoto Station, and the base point is JR, Kintetsu Train, Kyoto City Bus, Long Distance Bus, Airport Bus, Subway, Taxi etc. It is also characteristic that there are many rental car bases.
From Kyoto to Osaka, Nara can be reached in 30 minutes by JR and in 10 minutes to Shiga with Lake Biwa.
In the spring of 2017, the south side of Kyoto station was improved, and escalators and elevators were established from the station to the sidewalk.
Also along the Hachijo-dori, the area for entering the city bus, as well as the airport limousine bus to the Kansai airport, Osaka airport, charter bus and so on has been enhanced and it became very convenient for travelers.\n7 minutes walk from Kyoto station to the south.
From the south side of Kyoto Station, from Hachijo West Exit, cross Hachijo Dori and go straight 400 m to Muromachi Dori.
On the way, turn right (west) of the cigarette vending machine located on the right beyond Cobblestone's Tojido, and 50m straight.
There are about six paths that turn to the right from Higashi-jido.
Please be careful and come