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Hankyu Kyoto-kawaramachi Station Easy access to major tourist spots in Kyoto;

Tourists can visit sightseeing and shopping spots on foot from Kyoto-kawaramachi Station as the convenient base for sightseeing in Kyoto.

Hankyu Kyoto-kawaramachi Station is located in central Kyoto at the intersection of Shijo-dori and Kawaramachi-dori. Tourists can visit the famous sightseeing spots of Yasaka-jinja Shrine and Nishiki Market from Kyoto-kawaramachi Station. Buses for various destinations also leave and return to this station as a convenient base for sightseeing in Kyoto. The Kyoto Tourist Center provides multilanguage service in front of the central ticket gate, enabling tourists to enjoy sightseeing in Kyoto with reassurance.

Features of Hankyu Kyoto-kawaramachi Station!

1 Tourist Starting point for sightseeing in Kyoto

Download a guide to bus stops around Kawaramachi

Outside the central ticket gate

Services are provided in four languages to effectively support your sightseeing in Kyoto. Guiding staff is stationed in the center, and one-day bus tickets and sightseeing booklets are available.

2 Bus Route buses leave around the station for various sightseeing spots

Outside the central ticket gate

  • (A) [Yamagoe] 10, 15, 37, 59
  • (B) [Kyoto Station] 4, 17, 80, 205
  • (C) [Sanjo Keihan] 17
  • (D) [Senbon-dori, Nishioji-dori] 12, 31, 46, 201, 203, 207
  • (E) [Gion, Heian Jingu] 31, 46, 201, 203, 207, 100-yen loop bus (Nishi-zume (West corner))
  • (F) [Shimogamo Shrine, Kitaoji BT] 4, 205
  • (G) [Demachiyanagi, Ginkakuji] 3, 17, MN17
  • (H) [Heian Jing, Ginkakuji, Iwakura] 5, 32, 100-yen loop bus (Kita-zume (North corner))
  • (※1) [Kyoto Station] 5

Map of bus stops around Kyoto-kawaramachi Station

Download a guide to bus stops around Kawaramachi

3 Access Direct access from the station to sightseeing spots

Many sightseeing spots and commercial establishments are located around Hankyu Kyoto-kawaramachi. Tourists can directly visit hot spots from the station.

  • [For enjoying food in Kyoto] Nichiki Market
  • [For popular turism spots] Yasaka Shrine
  • [For shopping (from fashin to groumet)] Kyoto Takashimaya, Kotocross Hankyu Kawaramachi, Kyoto Marui
  • [Transferring trains to reach various destinations] Gion Shijo Station

4 Sign The large multilanguage signs help you find the destination without difficulty

Underpass between Kyoto-kawaramachi Station and Karasuma Station

Along the underpass between Kawaramachi and Karasuma, many sign boards and indications guide you to the destination without difficulty.