From Ginkakuji Temple (silver pavilion) to Fushimi Inari Shrine
1. Take Bus No.203, 102 or 17 at Ginkakuji-michi Bus Stop C.
After getting out of Ginkakuji Temple, walk straight in 7 minutes until you come to Shirakawa Street.
And, cross the street. Then, you can see Ginkakuji-michi bus stop C at the left (south) side of the Imadegawa street.
(Please go pass the nearest bus stop, Ginkakuji-mae on the way, because Bus No.203, 102 and 17 don’ t come.)
if you take bus No.102, need to pay bus fares when you get on. (usually, pay when get off other buses.) So, please prepare beforehand.
2. Get off at Demachiyanagi-ekimae Bus Stop, and Transfer.
In about 6 or 7 minutes by those buses, please get off at Demachiyanagi-ekimae bus stop.
(ekimae means “in front of station” in Japanese.)
After getting off, walk to the forward direction, and head for Keihan Railway station entrance (No.2 or 4), located on your both sides of the corner of the intersection ahead.
(Keihan Railway Demachiyanagi station is located underground like subway.)
3. Enter Keihan Railway Demachiyanagi station entrance.
This is the nearest station entrance (No.2), located just on your left.
On the other side, entrance No.4 is available.
If you need any help of station attendants, please use entrance No.4.
(Keihan Demachiyanagi station is located underground like subway.)
Keihan Railway Demachiyanagi Sta. is the starting station, so it is easy to get on.
Actually, many types of trains are operated on Keihan line.
But, Only local, sub-express and express trains stop at Fushimi Inari station.
Please ride those any early trains at any track.
Only if limited express departs at first, you can take it, too.
The limited express connects to one earier local or sub-express train on the way at Sanjo station.
1. Take local, sub-express or express trains at any track.
All local, sub-express and express trains at any track take you to Fushimi Inari station.
Sub-express trains are mainly operated in the daytime.
If you ride limited express, please change to local or sub-express train at Sanjo station.
2. Get off at Fushimi Inari Sta.
In 18 minutes’ ride, trains arrive at Fushimi Inari station.
(15 minutes if take limited express between Demachiyanagi and Sanjo station)
After getting off, please walk to forward direction, and head for the ticket gate, located at the end of the platform.
3. The way to Fushimi Inari Shrine from Keihan station.
After getting out of the ticket gate, please walk to the left. as the signboard shows.
Please walk along the street, and go through JR crossing and the Torii-gate ahead.
This is the Torii-gate.
In 2 minutes after going through the first Torii-gate, finally you come to the two-storied gate and main shrine (hall) of Fushimi Inari.
From Keihan Fushimi Inari station, it takes 5 minutes’ walk to the main shrine (hall), and about 9 minutes’ walk to the most popular place called “Senbon Torii” in Japanese, meaning thousands of Torii gates in English.