How to get to Kinkakuji Temple from Fushimi-Inari Shrine ?
You can go by JR (Nara line + Sagano line) + Bus via JR Enmachi Station.
The recommended way to Kinkakuji Temple from Fushimi-Inari Shrine is “by JR (Nara line + Sagano line) + Bus via JR Enmachi Station”.
There is no direct bus service available between them.
The map below is the overview of the routes, time and fare.
From Fushimi-Inari Shrine to Kinkakuji Temple, firstly please head for JR line station, Inari.
The JR station is located just a few minutes’ walk from the main gate of Fushimi Inari Shrine.
So, it is very convenient.
On the JR line, the nearest station for Kinkakuji Temple is Enmachi.
It actually takes about 23 (sometimes 33) minutes in total from Inari Sta. to Enmachi Sta. due to train schedule (including transfer time).
You need to change trains at Kyoto station, from Nara line to Sagano line.
From Enmachi station to Kinkakuji Temple, it takes aboute 9 minutes’ ride by Kyoto City Bus.
After all, it takes about 50 to 60 minutes in total from Fushimi Inari Shrine to Kinkakuji Temple.
The fare is ¥430 for an adult.
The followings are the details.