Note : on October, 2021, the price of Subway & Bus One -day Pass will be changed into ¥1,100 for an adult, and Subway & Bus Two-day Pass will be no longer available.
1. Where to buy Subway & Bus Day Pass at Kyoto Station
At Kyoto station, you can buy Subway & Bus 1 / 2-Day Pass from vending machines or City Bus & Subway Information.
(This pass was originally called “kyoto sightseeing 1 or 2 day pass” before. Since March 2018, the name has been changed, and the price is down to ¥900 for an adult. Now it’s worth using.)
1-1 Vending Machines(basement floor)
If you ride on subway first, it is convenient to get the pass in the basement floor.
The vending machines are located at near each subway ticket gate (B1 level, north, central 1 and south gate), separated from normal ticket machines.
• North Gate : beside the gate where station attendant stands
• Central 1 Gate : the left side of the normal ticket machines
• South Gate : the right side of normal ticket machines
1-2 City Bus & Subway Information Office (basement floor)
TheBus & Subway Information Officeis located at near subway central 1 ticket gate (between central 1 and central 2 gate), on the opposite side of the normal ticket machines.
If you arrive at Kyoto station by JR local lines, JR Underground East Exit (B1 level) is convenient to the Information Office.
The office is open from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. every day.
• City Bus & Subway Information Office : near Central 1 gate
1-3 Bus Information & Vending Machines(ground floor, near bus terminal)
If you ride on a bus first, you can also buy the Subway & Bus One / Two-Day Pass fromCity Bus & Subway Information Office orpass vending machineslocated in the north side of the bus terminal (Kyoto Tower side, ground floor).
City Bus & Subway Information Office tends to be crowded.
In that case, try those vending machines.
But, please be careful that the passes for a child only sell at the vending machines just in front of the Information Office or near bus stop D3
The Subway & Bus Pass does not sell on the bus.
So please get it before riding.
• City Bus & Subway Information Office : inside the bus ticket center building
• Vending Machines : in front of the Bus Ticket Center
• Vending Machines : located near bus stop “D3”
If you want to know the location of vending machines, please refer to the map below.
Refer to the next section, if you are not at Kyoto station.
2. Where to buy Subway & Bus One / Two-Day Pass other than Kyoto Station
If you are not at Kyoto station, where to buy the Subway & Bus 1 / 2-Day Pass are…
a. Any Subway Stations
a.-1 station staff at the gate
b. Some Subway Stations
b.-1 City Bus & Subway Information Office b.-2 Commuter Pass Offices b.-3 a pass vending machine
c. Certain Hotels d. Discount Ticket Shops.
2-1 At Subway Stations
At subway stations, you can get the passes from a station attendant at ticket gate.
And some stations have City Bus & Subway Information, Commuter Pass Office or a pass vending machine where you can also buy the passes.
The followings are the dtails.
♦City Bus & Subway Information Office : (open 7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.)
Uzumasa-Tenjingawa station 1st fl., near the EXIT 2
Kitaoji station B3 level , near the south ticket gate