How to get to Fushimi-Inari Shrine from Kinakakuji Temple (golden pavilion) ?
You can go by Kyoto City Bus + JR (Sagano line & Nara line).
The recommended way to Fushimi-Inari Shrine from Kinkakuji Temple is “by Kyoto City Bus + JR (Sagano line & Nara line)”.
There is no direct bus service available between them.
The map below is the overview of the routes, time and fare.
From Kinkakuji to Fushimi-Inari Shrine, firstly please head for Kinkakuji-michi bus stop (about 3 minutes’ walk from the gate of Kinkakuji), and take buses for JR Enmachi station.
To JR Enmachi Sta., it takes about 9 minutes by bus.
The map below shows the location of the bus stop and the way from the temple.
On the JR line, the nearest station for Fushimi-Inari Shrine is Inari.
From JR Enmachi Sta. to JR Inari Sta., it takes about 30 minutes including transfer time.
On the way, you need to change trains at Kyoto station, from Sagano line to Nara line.
It actually takes about an hour in total from Kinkakuji Temple to Fushimi Inari Shrine due to train schedule.
The fare is ¥430 for an adult in total.
The followings are the detail.