How to get to Fushimi Inari Shrine from Ginkakuji Temple ?
You can go by Kyoto City Bus No.203, 102 or 17 + Keihan Railway via Demachiyanagi station.
The recommended way to Fushimi Inari Shrine from Ginkakuji temple (silver pavilion) is “by Bus + Keihan Railway via Demachiyanagi station“.
There is no direct bus service available between Ginkakuji and Fushimi Inari Shrine.
The map below is the overview of the route, stops, time and fare.
From Ginkakuji Temple (silver pavilion) to Fushimi Inari Shrine, firstly please head for Ginkakuji-michi bus stop.
Actually, from Ginkakuji Temple, there are 2 near bus stops, Ginkakuji-mae and Ginkakuji-michi.
Only Ginkakuji-michi bus stop has buses for Demachiyanagi station to transfer for Keihan Railway .
To Ginkakuji-michi bus stop, it takes about 8 minutes’ walk from the gate of Ginkakuji Temple.
Check the map below, showing the location of the bus stop.
All these buses (No. 203 , 102 or 17 ) depart from the same stop, Ginkakuji-michi bus stop “C“. (Note: Bus No.102 are currently out of service.)
Actually, how long does it take from Ginkakuji Temple to Fushimi Inari Shrine, after all ?
I’ll show you the example of travel time, including average walking and waiting time.
»»» Kyoto City Bus (No. 203 , 102 , 17 ) + Keihan Railway via Demachiyanagi Sta.
It takes in total about 50 – 55 minutes (¥500).
From Ginkakuji Temple, 8 minutes’ walk to Ginkakuji-michi bus stop.
From the bus stop, 7 minutes by bus to Keihan Demachiyanagi station.
Keihan trains are operated almost every 10 minutes, and 18 minutes’ ride to Fushimi-Inari station .
From Fushimi Inari station, 5 minutes’ walk to Fushimi Inari Shrine.
The following sections are the details of this recommended route.