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how to get to kyoto from narita airport terminal 2

how to get to Kyoto from Narita airport terminal 2

I going to Japan on Tuesday 27 of Sep and arriving there at7am on 27. I wan to get a train from the airport to Kyoto.
Which train should I get and from where?
thank you


Hi there,

Traveling from Narita Airport - Kyoto using the JR Pass:
Take the Narita Express from Narita Airport (terminal 1 or 2) to Tokyo station. There transfer to the Hikari Shinkansen bound for Kyoto. The full route will take 4-5 hours.

Hope this helps,

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