Hotel Booking and Transportation Guides @AFMA2014

The venue, the Yoshida Campus (吉田キャンパス) of Kyoto University (京都大学) is about 6 km northeast of the gate of the city, Kyoto Station. - Approx. 2,000 JPY and 20 min. by taxi. Shopping and downtown area, Shijo-Kawaramachi (四条河原町) and Gion (祇園), is about 3 km far from both Kyoto University and Kyoto Station. - Approx. 1,000 JPY and 10 min. by taxi. Note: In Kyoto, you often get into a traffic jam and it takes more time to reach your destination.


: Station of the Kyoto City Subway

◆ Hotel booking Sites

◆ Selected hotels *See the map above

  1. Aranvert Hotel Kyoto (http://www.aranvert.co.jp/en/index.htm)
  2. Apa Hotel Kyoto Gion Excellent
    (http://www.apahotel.com.e.ju.hp.transer.com/language/kansai/04_kyotogion/)
  3. Royal Park Hotel Kyoto (http://www.rph-the.co.jp/en/kyoto/)
  4. The Westin Miyako Kyoto (http://www.miyakohotels.ne.jp/westinkyoto/english/index.html/)
  5. Guesthouse Chikyugo <earthship> (http://earthship.main.jp/indexen)
  6. Grand Prince Hotel Kyoto (http://www.princehotels.com/en/kyoto/) *outside of the map

Gosho Area


Shijo Area

  1. Mitsui Garden Hotel Shijo
    (http://www.gardenhotels.co.jp/eng/kyoto-shijo/)
  2. Via Inn Kyoto Shijomuromachi
    (http://kyoto.viainn.com/english/)
  3. Smile Hotel Kyoto Shijo
    (http://www.smile-hotels.com/kyotoshijo/)
  4. Hotel My Stays Kyoto Shijo
    (http://www.mystays.com/e/location/kyotoshijo/)

Kyoto Station Area

  1. Hotel Kintetsu Kyoto Station (http://www.miyakohotels.ne.jp/kyoto-station/)
  2. Apa Hotel Kyotoeki-Horikawadori (http://www.apahotel.com.e.ju.hp.transer.com/language/kansai/03_kyotoeki-horikawa/)
  3. New Miyako Hotel (http://www.miyakohotels.ne.jp/newmiyako/english/index.html/)
  4. Hotel Granvia Kyoto (http://www.granviakyoto.com/)
  5. Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto (http://www.rihga.com/kyoto/index.html)

Transportation Guide @AFMA 2014

About the venue, Kyoto University

Transportation from hotels in Gosho Area to Kyoto University:
Imadegawa station(Kyoto City Subway; 10 min. from Kyoto Station): To take Kyoto City Bus, approx. 10-15 mins & cost 230 yen.

Transportation from hotels in Kyoto Station Area to Kyoto University:
Kyoto station(JR: Japan Railway, Kintetsu Railway, Kyoto City Subway): To take Kyoto City Bus, approx. 30-35 mins & cost 230 yen.
# 206: bound for Kitaoji Bus Terminal via Higashiyama St. Get off at "Hyakumanben".
# 17: bound for Ginkaku-ji via Kawaramachi St. Get off at "Kyodai Nogakubu-mae".