questions & answers: general japan travel



first time in Japan, is it better to go first to kioto from the airport?? or stay in tokyo and then koto ??? can we make reservations for Narita Express?? Also we are staying at ana intercontinental hotel in Minato, how we get there from airport??
thanks so much


Hi there,

Traveling from Narita Airport to Kyoto takes about 4-5 hours in one go. Therefor I recommend staying first in Tokyo before making the trip to Kyoto.

Ticket reservations can be made once you are in Japan at any JR station, including Narita Airport. Also see:

For travel options to your hotel please see:

Hope this helps,

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