///Where to buy Subway & Bus Pass in kyoto

Where to Buy Subway & Bus One / Two-Day Pass in Kyoto

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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)

The Bus & Subway Information Office is 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  from City Bus & Subway Information Office or pass vending machines located 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.

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.)

  1. Uzumasa-Tenjingawa station 1st fl., near the EXIT 2

  2. Kitaoji station B3 level , near the south ticket gate

  3. Karasuma-Oike station, near the north ticket gate

Commuter Pass Office : (open 7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m., sunday & holiday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

  1. Shijo station B1 level, on a passageway between north and south ticket gates

  2. Sanjo-Keihan station B1 level, near Exit 1

  3. Yamashina station B1 level, get out of ticket gate ant turn right

  4. Takeda station 1st fl., east side, in front of a bus stop (12:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

  5. Nijo station 1st fl., near Exit 2 (12:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

Kyoto Bus Commuter Pass Office : (open 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

  1. Demachiyanagi station* 1st fl.  (Keihan and Eizan railway, not subway station), in the bus terminal.

Keian Bus Information Office (open 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., weekend & holiday until 5:00 p.m.)

  1. Yamashina station 1st fl., in front of the bus terminal

The map below is the location map of the Information and Pass Office.
Please check if necessary.

2-2 Other Places

If you stay hotels, please ask whether the pass sells or not.

If you find out any discount ticket shops near you, you are lucky to get it a little bit cheeper.

You can NOT buy from a bus driver.
(Only  Bus One-Day Pass  sells on the bus.)

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