Access & Parking lot



9-1, Okazaki Seishojicho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
606-8343, Japan

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Kyoto Museum of Crafts and Design is located on the first basement floor of our facility.

From Airports

Nearest Airports Kansai International Airport (KIX) / Osaka (Itami) International Airport (ITM)
By Train / Bus
From Kansai International Airport (KIX):

Approx. 80 minutes by Kansai-Airport Express “HARUKA” to Kyoto Station

Approx. 90 minutes by Airport Limousine to Kyoto Station

From Osaka (Itami) International Airport (ITM):

Approx. 50 minutes by Airport Limousine to Kyoto Station

By Car
From Kansai International Airport (KIX):

95km; Driving time approx. 1.5 hours

From Osaka (Itami) International Airport (ITM):

47km; Driving time approx. 50 minutes

By Train /Bus

Nearest Station Approx. 8-minute walk from Higashiyama Station on the Kyoto City Subway Tozai Line
From Kyoto Station
By Train:

Take the Kyoto City Subway Karasuma Line, and get off at Karasuma Oike Station for transfer to Higashiyama Station (Miyako Messe Mae) on the Kyoto City Subway Tozai Line.

It is an approx. 15-minute ride on the train and an 8-minute walk from the station.

By Bus:

Take the Kyoto City Bus Route 5 (from the bus terminal A-1) and get off at Okazaki Koen Bijutsukan/Heian Jingu Mae bus stop;

or else take the Kyoto City Bus Route 206 (from the bus terminal D-2) and get off at Higashiyama Nijo/Okazaki Koen Guchi bus stop.

By Taxi:

Approx. 20 minutes

By Car


Access from Expressway IC

Via the Meishin Expressway:
Exit at the Kyoto Higashi Interchange and drive approx. 7km towards Kyoto city.
Via the Daini-Keihan-Doro Bypass:
Exit at the Kamogawa Nishi Interchange and drive approx. 6km towards Kyoto city.

Parking lot

Parking fee (tax incl.)
On weekdays (Mon.-Sat.):
520 yen for the first hour and 200 yen per 30 minutes thereafter. Maximum parking fee per day is 1,500 yen.
*When Saturday falls on a public holiday, the parking fee for weekends and public holidays is applied
Weekends and public holidays:
520 yen for the first hour and 200 yen per 30 minutes thereafter.
*No maximum parking fee per day is applied on weekends and public holidays.
Location 2nd basement floor (accommodates 163 cars)
Opening hours 7:00am - 10:30pm (entry until 9:00pm)
Overnight parking(10:30pm - 7:00am) 2,000 yen
Vehicle restrictions Height: 2.1m, Length: 6m
EV charging facilities Charging fee is free, but parking fee is required.
(1) 200V normal recharging outlet: 1unit, up to 60 min.
*Please prepare the charging cable by yourself.
(2) Dedicated electric vehicle charger with V2H mode: 1 unit, up to 60 min.
*The time required for recharging is shorter than that of a regular 200V charger.
  • For wheelchair users, there are three wheelchair parking spaces available for a fee.
  • We offer a discount service for people with disabilities. Please present your parking ticket from our parking lot along with a Japanese-issued Disability Certificate* at the Security Office on the 1st floor, east side of our building. Upon presentation, you will receive a ticket that deducts 200 yen from your parking fee for that day. (*For more details, please contact us)
  • Advance reservations are not available.
  • Payment is accepted in cash only.
  • As access to the outdoors from this parking lot requires passing through the building, we kindly request that pets be kept in a cage or similar containment when brought on the premises.

Bicycle parking lot

We provide free outdoor bicycle parking for visitors to Miyako Messe.
It is located in front of Miyako Messe along Nijo-dori street, and accommodates bicycles and motorcycles.




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