About the Aquarium

Access from
the nearest station

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35-1 Kankijicho Kyoto Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8835 (inside Umekoji Park)
● About 7 minutes’ walk from Umekoji-Kyotonishi Station on the JR San-in Main Line.

Easily accessible from the new Umekoji-Kyotonishi Station, opening on March 16, 2019.

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Access to Kyoto Station from various areas in Central Japan.

● Approx. 75 minutes on JR Airport Express “HARUKA” from Kansai International Airport.
● Approx. 55 minutes on the Osaka Airport Limousine Bus from Osaka International Airport(Itami Airport).
● Approx. 29 minutes on the Special Rapid Service from JR Osaka Station in Osaka.
● Approx. 51 minutes on the Special Rapid Service from JR Sannomiya Station in Kobe.
● Approx. 47 minutes on the Miyakoji Rapid Service from JR Nara Station in Nara.
● Approx. 92 minutes on the Limited Express Super Kuroshio from JR Wakayama Station in Wakayama.
● Approx. 30 minutes on a direct express bus from JR Matsuiyamate Station in Kyotanabe.

Travel advisories and requests

There is no dedicated parking spaces, please use a nearby parking lots.
Nearby parking lots(Google Maps)
Please note that we do not accept inquiries about nearby parking lots.

Bus Users

● An approx. 8-minute ride on the Kyoto City bus, disembarking at the Nanajo Omiya/KYOTO AQUARIUM bus stop; or an approx. 5-minute ride on the Keihan Kyoto Kotsu bus, disembarking at the Nanajo Omiya/KYOTO AQUARIUM bus stop
● An approx. 8-minute ride on the Kyoto City bus from Hankyu Omiya Station, disembarking at the Nanajo Omiya/KYOTO AQUARIUM bus stop
● An approx. 16-minute ride on the Keihan Kyoto Kotsu bus from Hankyu Katsura Station, disembarking at the Nanajo Omiya/KYOTO AQUARIUM bus stop
● An approx. 14-minute ride on the Kyoto City bus from Keihan Shichijo Station, disembarking at the Nanajo Omiya/KYOTO AQUARIUM bus stop
● An approx. 13-minute ride on the Kyoto City bus from the subway and JR Nijo Station, disembarking at the Nanajo Omiya/KYOTO AQUARIUM bus stop

Access by Kyoto Bus
Bus Stop (getting on) Route Bus Stop (getting off)
Kyoto Station Bus Stop B3 Routes 205, 208
Routes 103, 104, 110, 86, 88
Nanajo-Omiya,
Kyoto Suizokukan-
Bus Stop A3 Route 206
Bus Stop C5 Route 33, Toku 33
Kyoto Station
Hachijo-guchi
Bus Stop F1
(To Hachijo-dori-Higashi)
Toji-Umekoji Express
Shichijo
Keihan-mae
Bus Stop,
(To Shichijo-dori-Nishi)
Routes 206, 208
Routes 110, 86, 88
Shijo-Omiya Bus Stop 3
(To Omiya-dori-Minami)
Routes 18, Toku 18, 58, 71, Toku 71
206, 207
Katsura Station Higashi-guchi
Bus Stop 1
Routes 33, Toku 33

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● Routes 58, 86, and 88 and the Toji-Umekoji Express operate on Saturdays, Sundays, National holidays only. For details, please see the Kyoto Municipal Transportation Bureau website.
● Note that routes numbered in the 200s are circular (loop) routes that run both ways. For details, please see the Kyoto Municipal Transportation Bureau website.

Keihan Kyoto Kotsu Bus Users
Bus Stops Route No. Bus Stops
Bus Stops Kyoto Sta. 2, 14, 26, 26B, 28, 28A and 28B Nanajo Omiya/
KYOTO AQUARIUM
Katsura Sta.(Higashiguchi)

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For Visitors
from various kinki region
areas in central japan

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Easy access from various areas, including Osaka, Nara and Shiga! Access KYOTO AQUARIUM from various areas in Central Japan

OPERATING HOURS

10AM to 18PM
(open all year round)

※ 1 hour prior to closing reception
※ There is fluctuation according to the season
※ Please note that there may be temporary closure due to facility inspection, weather conditions.

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