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Sagano Romantic Train Ticket (Kyoto Station Pick Up)

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  • Book through Klook and avail of a ticket to ride the famous Sagano Romantic Train in Kyoto!
  • Take the opportunity to experience what is regarded as one of the best railway journeys in Japan
  • Make sure to bring a camera so you can take snapshots of the gorgeous landscape as you move along
  • You will get you the best view of the majestic Hozugawa River between Kameoka and Saga
  • If you ride this during the autumn season, you’ll be able to marvel at the colorful foliage of the area

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One way Ticket from Kameoka to Saga

One way from Saga to Kameoka

Most recent review

Highly recommended

Must reserve tickets before the trip in order to secure the seats in the train. Highly recommend to book time slot in the evening for both daylight and sunset view of the autumn leaves!

6 Jul 2020
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What to expect

If you’re going to the magnificent land of Kyoto during your Japan trip, then you might want to know that one of the best things that you can do there is to go on an adventure to see its many majestic shrines and sublime bodies of nature. Book through Klook and avail of tickets to ride the famous Sagano Romantic Train, which is highly touted by both locals and foreigners because it’ll give you one of the best railway journeys in the country. As you make your way to either Saga and Kameoka, you’ll pass by a lush landscape and a verdant sea of trees. If you ride this train during Japan’s autumn season, you’ll be able to get see the area blanketed by a colorful foliage. Not only that, you’ll be treated to the best views of the gorgeous Hozugawa River. You might even spot people cruising along its rippling waters. Make sure to bring a camera when you ride this magnificent train so you can take wonderful snapshots and video recordings of this grand 25-minute journey. This is definitely a must-try train ride, especially for nature lovers exploring Japan’s Kyoto region.

a view of the Sagano Romantic Train and people entering it
Get to enjoy a wonderful journey between Saga and Kameoka aboard the Sagano Romantic Train!
a view of the Sagano Romantic Train tracks and trees with sakura blossoms
As you move along the tracks, you'll discover many of Kyoto's natural gems and lush landscapes
a view of the Sagano Romantic Train passing through an autumn foliage plus a view of of the Hozugawa River
Make sure to bring a camera so you can take pictures of sublime nature, especially the Hozugawa River

Things To Note


  • You will receive confirmation of your booking's availability within 2 business day(s). Once confirmed, we will send you the voucher via email. In the event that you do not receive an email from us, please check your Spam folder or notify us via email

Departure Routes & Schedule

  • Sagano Romantic Train Schedules
  • Departure Location: Saga Station - Arashiyama Station - Hozukyo Station - Kameoka Station
  • Frequency: Every 25 minutes
  • Kameoka Station Departures
  • 09:30
  • 10:30
  • 11:30
  • 12:30
  • 13:30
  • 14:30
  • 15:30
  • 16:30
  • Saga Station Departures
  • 09:02
  • 10:02
  • 11:02
  • 12:02
  • 13:02
  • 14:02
  • 15:02
  • 16:02

Additional Information

  • Please note: you must ride the train on the date you selected on your booking. Though, you can pick up your tickets on dates earlier than the date you selected
  • Children aged 6+ will be charged the same rate as adults
  • The tickets sell out quickly so it's highly recommended that you purchase tickets as early as you can
  • Children aged 0-5 can ride the train for free so long as they don't require any seats and if they're accompanied by paying adults. Only one child of this age range can ride for free per adult. Child tickets must be purchased for succeeding children of this age range joining the adult
  • The tickets are one-way tickets. You're not allowed to ride the train again using the same ticket
  • All the train's cars have reserved seating. Your seat will be indicated on your physical ticket. The seating will be issued randomly. You can't pick your seats
  • Smoking and drinking alcoholic beverages are not allowed. You will immediately be asked to leave if caught by a staff member

Insider Tips:

  • If you want to visit the Sagano Bamboo Forest Path, you can get off at Arashiyama Station


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