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Travel by Local Train: Kyoto / Osaka – San’in Coast

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Kyoto / Osaka to Shimonoseki via Tottori by local train. The JR San’in Main Line is a long railway line on West Japan. Along the line, there are many scenic sights, such as San’in Coast, Tottori Dunes, Mt. Daisen, Lake Shinji-ko, Izumo Taisha shrine and Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine. In addition to you will find good sandy beaches and onsen resorts.


Timetable

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Not all services and stations shown.

 See also timetable Kyoto / Osaka – Shimonoseki (JR Sanyo Line).


Cheap Train Tickets & Rail Passes

Ordinary ticket (over 101 kilometers)

Good value. You can get off the train many times in one direction from the departure station to the arrival station. Limited express trains are available for an additional fee.

 Kyoto – Sonobe – Tottori – Shimonoseki = Fare ¥10,010 (valid for 5 days – daily cost ¥2002)

 Osaka – Fukuchiyama – Tottori – Shimonoseki = Fare ¥10,340 (valid for 5 days – daily cost ¥2068)

Seishun 18 Kippu

The most popular seasonal rail pass with Japanese tourists, the Seishun 18 Kippu is five flexible days of unlimited travel on local and rapid trains for ¥12,050. It can be shared up to five people. A supplement is payable on the reserved seat (ordinary class) and non-reserved Green Car.