Fig.1: Kinki District (Middle East of Japan)
If you choose to go by taxi, it costs about 1500 yen from the station to the hotel. (We suggest that you take the taxi.) We have made "destination cards" to Kyoto Hotel and Kyodai-Kaikan. You may print out these cards and use them indicate to the taxi driver the place you want to go.
If you choose to go by City-Bus, bus number 206 brings you to near the hotel. You will get on the bus at A-2 bus stop, at the bus terminal on the north side of Kyoto station. And you get off the bus at "Takano bashi higashi dume (East end of the Takano bridge)". From there, it is only a few minutes' walk along the east side of Kamo river to the hotel. The bus fare is 220 yen. When you go to Kyodai-Kaikan, the bus number 206 is also aveilable. You will get on the bus at A-2 bus stop, at the bus terminal on the north side of Kyoto station. And you get off the bus at "Kyodai-seimon-mae (Main gate of Kyoto Univ.)"(old name "Higashi-ichijo") and it is a 10-minute walk to the Kyodai-Kaikan from there. The bus fare is 220 yen.
Fig.2: Kyoto city map & location of the Hall and the Hotel