Where is Mikane Shrine

614 Oshi nishinotoin-cho, Nishinotoin-dori, Oike-agaru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto city, Kyoto, Japan. Zip code 604-0042
Telephone: 075-222-2062 
FAX: 075-221-1305
Office Hours: 10:00~16:00

Mikane Shrine is located in the heart of the city, just around 3.5k/m from Kyoto Station. Visitors can easily reach the shrine using the frequent subway and bus services operating from Kyoto Station and other cultural sites. It is highly recommended to use public transportation when visiting the shrine.

Getting to Mikane Shrine by Subway


Nearest Subway Stations:

  • Karasuma Oike Station, on the Karasuma Line: Take Exit 2, walk west for about 5 min.
  • Nijyo -mae Station on Tozai Kine: Take Exit 2, walk east for about 5 min.

Getting to Mikane Shrine by Bus

Nearest Bus Stations:

  • Nijyo jo-mae (City Bus): A 5-minute walk to the east.
  • Horikawa Oike (City Bus): A 5-minute walk to the east.
  • Shinmachi Oike (Kyoto bus): A 3-minute walk to the west.

Getting to Mikane Shrine by Taxi

  • From Kyoto Station: Approximately 15-minute.
  • From Shijo Kawaramachi, Gion and Kiyomizu area: Approximately 15-minute.
  • From Shijo Karasuma area: Approximately 5-minute.

*Please note that these are estimated travel times based on normal traffic conditions during the daytime.

If arriving by car:

Parking is unavailable at the shrine. Kindly make use of the nearby coin-operated parking lots. To avoid inconveniencing residents and traffic, kindly refrain from parking on the roadside. Repeatedly opening and closing car doors can cause significant noise and disturb the surrounding area. Your understanding and cooperation in maintaining a peaceful environment is greatly appreciated.