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Location and Transport

Location 541, Nijojo-cho, Nijo-dori Horikawa Nishi iru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8301
TEL 075-841-0096 FAX 075-802-6181
Transportation Facilities


JR Kyoto station ⇒

City Bus Routes 9, 50 and 101 ⇒ Get off at Nijojo-mae station

Hankyu Karasuma station ⇒

City Bus Routes ⇒ Get off at Nijojo-mae station

Hankyu Omiya station ⇒


At Keihan Sanjo Station transfer to Sanjo Keihan Station on the Tozai Line ⇒

Get off at Nijojo-mae station


It is about 30 minutes from both the Kyoto-Higashi Interchange and the Kyoto-Minami Interchange on the Meishin Highway

Parking Bus Parking 2,500 yen. 30 spaces
Car Parking 800 yen for the first 2 hours and an extra 200 yen for every hour thereafter. 216 spaces
Motorbike 400 yen
Bicycle 200 yen

For questions please call the Nijo Castle Parking Lot on 075- 801-5564

  • A Brief History of the Castle
  • Chronological Table of Nijo Castle
  • Ninomaru Palace
  • Honmaru Palace
  • The Nijo Castle Gardens
  • Flowers and Trees of the Four Seasaons
  • Wall Paintings
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