From Kiyomizu-dera Temple to Fushimi Inari Shrine
1. The way to Kiyomizu-Gojo Sta. from the Kiyomizu Temple
After leaving Kiyomizu Temple, please head for Gojozaka Intersection.
At the place where the street divide in two on the way, walk toward left direction.
In about 10 minuts’ walk, you come to Gojozaka Intersection.
Please head for the sidewalk along the overpass on the Gojo street.
Keep walking along the overpass or Gojo streets until just before a river (about 10 minutes).
At the intersection just before a river, the entrance of Kiyomizu-Gojo station is located.
This station is underground like subway.
(the picture : Keihan Railway Kiyomizu-Gojo station Entrance No.4)
2. Take Trains at Kiyomizu-Gojo Station Track No.2
At Kiyomizu-Gojo station, local, sub-express and express trains are available.
All types of the trains departing from track No. 2 take you to Fushimi Inari station.
In the daytime, sub-express trains are mainly operated.
(The Picture : Kiyomizu-Gojo station platform)
3. Get off at Fushimi-Inari Sta., and the Way to the Shrine.
In 7 minutes’ ride, trains arrive at Fushimi Inari station.
After getting off, walk forward direction.
Ticket gate is at the end of the platform.
(The Picture : Platform & Ticket Gate at Fushimi Inari 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.
1. Head for Gojozaka Bus Stop A.
Gojozaka bus stop A is located at the east side of Higashi-oji street that buses run.
At Gojozaka intersection, turn right before crossing the street when you come from Kiyomizu Temple. (Refer to the access map)
2. Take Kyoto City Bus No.100, 206, 110 or 86
At Gojozaka bus stop A, take Kyoto City Bus No. 100 , 206 (loop) , 110 or 86 .
You can also ride Bus No. 206 (bound for Kyoto Sta.) and sometimes extra buses bound for Kyoto station.
(The picture : No.206, not loop but boud for Kyoto Sta.)
3. Get off at Nanajo Keihan-mae bus stop, and Transfer for Keihan line
In about 7 minutes’ ride, buses arrive at Nanajo Keihan-mae bus stop.
After getting off, walk to the forward direction until the intersection ahead where the entrance of Keihan Shichijo station is located.
At the intersection befor crosswalk, you can see Keihan Shichijo station (Entrance No.2) on your left.
Keihan station is located underground like subway.
Go down from the entranc to the ticket gate in the basement.
4. Take Trains at Track No.2, Keihan Shichijo Station.
For Fushimi Inari Shrine, take trains departing from track No.2.
The track No.2 is just after the ticket gate if you come from the entrance No.2.
Take local, sub- express or express trains departing from track No.2.
Please be careful that limitede express doesn’t stop Fushimi-Inari station .
The trains are usually operated about every 10 minutes.
5. Get off at Fushimi Inari Station.
In 5 minutes’ ride, trains arrive at Fushimi Inari station, the 3rd stop from Shichijo station.
From this station to Fushimi Inari Shrine, please refer to the previous section.