Below is an overview of the transport options available between Kansai International Airport and Kyoto.
Airport bus stop at Terminal 1 on the 1st floor. Purchase your ticket from the ticket window and proceed to bus stop 8 To Osaka Airport/Hotarugaike Sta.To Highway Kyotanabe/Kyoto Sta. Hachijoguchi/Kyoto City.
Airport bus stop at Terminal 2. Purchase your ticket from the ticket window and proceed to bus stop 2 To Osaka Airport/Hotarugaike Sta. To Highway Kyotanabe/Kyoto Sta. Hachijoguchi/Kyoto City
To transit between terminals 1 and 2, see map below.
Tickets can be purchased from the ticket counters at the bus stops and they accept most major credit cards.
Trains depart from terminal building 1. Tickets can be purchased from the JR West ticket office or the green vending machines. Approximate travel time to Kyoto is 1hr20min and costs 3000 yen.
The map below shows the train lines running between Osaka and Kyoto.