Transport & Access

By public transportation


Take the Eizan Railway


Take the municipal subway (Karasuma Line)


Bus timetable

By car

Time required from Kyoto city

  • About 40 minutes north of Kyoto Station (about 18km)
  • About 50 minutes north of the Meishin Expressway Kyoto Higashi IC (about 20km)
  • About 50 minutes north of the Meishin Expressway Kyoto Minami IC (about 22km)


  • 800yen / 2hours
  • Main Shrine(10 cars) GoogleMap
  • Rear Shrine(5 cars)  GoogleMap

* As the number of cars is limited, we recommend using public transportation.
* There are parking lots around Municipal Subway Kokusaikaikan Station and Eizan Railway Demachiyanagi Station, so it is convenient to visit by park and ride.

By motor coach

Reservation required for parking lot of motor coach (charged)

Reservation information

Reservations are accepted only by fax.
Please download the PDF below, fill in the required information, and fax it to the number below.

Reservation application PDF

FAX +85-75-741-2213
※You cannot apply by phone

※Your reservation will be completed when we receive the fax.
※We will get back to you only if you cannot park.
※As the number of units is limited, please apply as soon as possible.

During the following period, the parking lot will be reserved for those who eat at Kibune’s restaurant.
Please note that you will not be able to park if you have not booked your meal.

  • Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from July 1st to August 31st
  • [August] 14th to 16th
  • [September] Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays in the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd weeks

Traffic regulation for large vehicles on the roads around Kibune and Kurama

To alleviate traffic congestion, we will implement traffic restrictions for large vehicles during the following period.
If you are going to pass during the period, please be sure to apply for a “permit”.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused to those who come by sightseeing bus, etc.
Thank you for your cooperation.