When travelling by train, never forget to keep your ticket with you: make sure to print it out in advance or to download the mobile version if allowed.
When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.
What are the departure and arrival stations in Hiroshima and Kyōto?
The trains to Kyōto can leave from Hiroshima and arrive at Kyoto.
How many daily connections exist to travel to Kyōto from Hiroshima by train?
161 train connections exist to reach Kyōto from Hiroshima per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 100 routes which have at least one change versus 60 routes which are direct lines. So although the trip is longer, if you want to travel between these cities at the last moment, choosing a route including one change or more could be better especially if there are too few connections. Nevertheless, if you do not want to change trains, it is highly advocated to choose an offer with a direct route.
When are the frist and last trains from Hiroshima to Kyōto scheduled?
While the first train to Kyōto leaves at 15:05, the last one is scheduled for 16:05. The average duration of the journey is of 1 hour and 51 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Kyōto in 1 hour and 36 minutes.