【Thank you】SKY HOP BUS Kyoto has finished its autumn service for 2021!

November 26, 2021

【Announcement】 Sky Hop Bus Kyoto service will be extended!!

Dear Customers,

Thank you for using Sky Hop Bus kyoto.

Sky Hop Bus Kyoto will extend its service period as follows.

The city of Kyoto, which changes its appearance from autumn to winter, is very atmospheric and will give you a new sense of excitement.

Please take the Sky Hop Bus Kyoto in Kyoto in December.


■Extended operation period

 Every day from December 1 (Wed.) to December 12 (Sun.), 2021

■Operation Schedule

There will be no change from the current schedule (8 times a day, departing from Kyoto Station Karasuma Exit at 9:20 a.m. to 4:50 p.m.) For details of the schedule, please click below.


Due to the extension of the service period, we prepared the following special offers for passengers of Sky Hop Bus Kyoto.

    Nijo Castle Walking Tour (Number of participants limited)

This tour will take you to Nijo Castle (East Otemon, Banjo, Karamon, Ninomaru Palace, and Ninomaru Garden), an epoch-making site in Japanese history, accompanied by a professional guide with detailed explanations. You may discover something new.

The tour does not include visits to non-public areas.

Tour time: approx. 60 min.

Tour Dates

Every day from Nov 28 (Sun.) to Dec12 (Sun.), 2021 (except December 7)

This walking tour is a monitoring tour conducted as part of a project subsidized by the Japan Tourism Agency, and the participation fee is free. Please take this opportunity to join us.

From the perspective of preventing the spread of infectious diseases, the tour will be limited to the first six persons to arrive for each meeting in order to avoid close quarters.

Details will be announced in our website news separately.

    Receive a roundtrip ticket for The Station Loop Bus.

You will receive a round-trip ticket for the Station Loop Bus operated by Keihan Bus (Kyoto Station - The Thousand Kyoto - Shichijo Keihan Mae - Shichijo Mibugawa - Umekoji - Hotel Emion Kyoto).

It is convenient to access Umekoji Park, Kyoto Aquarium, and Kyoto Railway Museum area. Please enjoy sightseeing in Kyoto.

For more information on the Station Loop Bus, please see below.


Ticket receipt

Please ask the bus attendant when you get on the Sky Hop Bus Kyoto.

     A digital map is also available for your convenient use.

We will introduce a digital map that provides tourist information around the Sky Hop Bus Kyoto bus stop, based on your feedback.

In addition to the tourist information, the digital map is equipped with useful functions such as displaying the location of the Sky Hop Bus Kyoto buses in operation.

At the same time, we have prepared fun and profitable plans such as offering special coupons and a digital stamp rally! We sincerely hope you enjoy it.


The details will be announced separately in the news section of the site.

We look forward to serving you.