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10,000+ locations globally
from ¥450/day
Rated 4.9 by 454,710+ people

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asked questions

  • How much does it cost to store luggage near Kyoto Station?

    The price for luggage storage near Kyoto Station starts from just ¥450/bag for the entire day.

  • Where can I store luggage near Kyoto Station?

    There are multiple locations in the Kyoto Station area which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near Okubo Station (B12) (大久保駅), Ibaraki Station (茨木駅), and Takatsuki Station (高槻駅) and all over Kyoto.

  • Is it safe to store your bags near Kyoto Station?

    Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage near Kyoto Station.

  • Are there storage lockers near Kyoto Station?

    Yes, there are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in the Kyoto Station area. Bounce has multiple luggage storage locations nearby Kyoto Station and in the broader Kyoto area where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $10,000 safekeeping guarantee.

  • What public transportation exists near Kyoto Station?

    Popular metro stations like Subway Kyoto Station (K11) (地下鉄 京都駅), Karasuma Oike Station (烏丸御池駅), or Subway Nijo Station (T15) (地下鉄 二条駅) can be used for nearby transit. When traveling within Kyoto near Kyoto Station, you may be close to some bus stations: 北大路バスターミナル 赤のりば, 京都駅 JR高速バスのりば, or 山科駅 バスターミナル 2のりば. If traveling by train, Kyoto Station (京都駅), JR Kyōto Station (JR 京都駅), and Shinkansen Kyoto Station (東海道新幹線 京都駅) are nearest to Kyoto Station.

  • Where are the best hotel accommodations near Kyoto Station?

    The top-ranked middle to high-range hotels near Kyoto Station are Kyoto Central Inn (京都セントラルイン), Sanko Inn Kyoto Hachijoguchi (三交イン京都八条口), and ダイワロイネットホテル京都テラス八条東口. When traveling on a budget, the best hostels near Kyoto Station are Hatoya Zuihokaku (京湯元 ハトヤ瑞鳳閣), 湯の宿松栄 (湯の宿 松栄), and WeBase 京都.

  • Where are the best restaurants near Kyoto Station?

    The most popular restaurants to visit when near Kyoto Station are T-JOY Kyoto (T・ジョイ京都), McDonald's (マクドナルド), and なか卯京都八条口店.

  • Where are the best parks and nature attractions near Kyoto Station?

    Check out the nearby Ume-koji Park (梅小路公園), Kyoto Gyoen (京都御苑), and Maruyama Park (円山公園).


About Kyoto Station

Kyoto Station is Japan’s second-largest station, the first being Nagoya, and has existed in some form since 1887. Upon arriving in Kyoto Station, the structure that you see is not the first one built in this location, but rather, it is the fourth complex to house the station. This building process that resulted in this ultra-modern 60-meter structure began in the 1990s, took three years and seven months to complete. Its opening in September 1997 celebrated the 1200 years of the founding of the city of Kyoto. The city’s principal railway station, it houses shops, restaurants, a theater, a museum, and a “sky garden” that provides some amazing views of the city. There are some impressive views and exciting things to do and see in or near Kyoto Station. Nearby Bounce partner businesses will happily store your bags while you enjoy the atmosphere.

Fun Fact: There are two sides to the Kyoto Station: Karasuma and Hachijo. Karasuma, the busier side, faces North and is named for the main downtown street, while the Hachijo, facing the South, is calmer and gives better access to more hotels and attractions.

Things to Do in or near Kyoto Station

Kyoto Station occupies 60-meters of space and is multiple stories high. It houses many shopping, dining, and entertainment options. There are so many that you may not even want to leave the station. If you choose to wander through the area surrounding Kyoto Station, you’ll find even more exciting and enticing things to do and see. We've got some great suggestions to help you make a decision.

  • Visit the Kyoto Tower, which can’t be missed since it is the tallest building in the city. The views are exceptional and, it’s only about one-half mile away.
  • Toji Temple (meaning East Temple), founded in the 700s, is steeped in the history surrounding Kyoto Station, and only about one mile away.
  • Visit Nijo Castle, the home of the first shogun of the Edo Period (1603-1867), and see how it played into the history of Kyoto. 
  • If you’re into shopping, try the Isetan Department Store, located inside the Kyoto Station.
  • For more shopping opportunities, be sure to visit Porta Underground Mall, also located inside the Kyoto Station.
  • In the basement of the Kyoto Station, you’ll find still another shopping mall. Be sure to check out The Cube Shopping Mall.
  • Indulge your inner foodie at the Restaurant Matsukiya, Kyoto Shijo, if you’re a fan of steakhouses. This amazing Japanese steakhouse is located about 2 miles from the Kyoto Station.
  • Eat lunch or dinner in Japanese and Asian style at the Tajimaya, Kyoto Yodobashi.
  • Try another eatery designed with ambiance in mind when you eat in Japanese and Asian style at the Hokuto, Kyoto, located about half a mile from the Kyoto Station.

Transit Options near Kyoto Station

  • Japanese Railways and Kintetsu Railways
  • Karasuma Subway Line
  • City buses

Luggage Storage near Kyoto Station

You won't stand still for long in this bustling station and city. Take a walk to see the temples and palaces the city is known for. Marvel at the numerous outstanding gardens and whet your appetite with Japanese cuisine. To experience all of this and more, leave your bags with Bounce. Then you can easily make your way through the neighborhoods near the Kyoto Station. 

Luggage Storage Options near Kyoto Station

  • Kyoto Tower: This modernistic landmark is as unique as it is tall. Completed in 1964, the viewing platform, 100 meters up, offers 360-degree majestic views of the city. Bounce nearby partner businesses can store your bags while you explore.
  • Toji Temple:  The temple, founded in the 700s, is one of the UNESCO world heritage sites. Toji’s five-storied pagoda, constructed in 826, is 57 meters tall and the tallest wooden pagoda in Japan. Let Bounce stash your stuff while you tour.
  • Nijo Castle: Originally constructed in 1603, this was the residence of the first shogun of the Edo Period, Tokugawa Ieyasu. It became an imperial palace after the fall of the shogunate in 1867.  
  • Isetan Department Store: This “store” occupies 10 stories in the Western part of the station, with a small art museum on the 7th floor and restaurants on the 11th floor. Shop here, while Bounce partner businesses ease your load by storing your bags. 
  • Porta Underground Shopping Mall: Located under the bus terminal and plaza on Karasuma side, there’s access to over 100 shops and restaurants as well as the Karasuma Subway Line. Bounce partner can stash your stuff while you shop and eat.
  • The Cube Shopping Mall: Located in the basement of the station, you’ll find souvenirs, local sweets and snacks, fashions and accessories, and restaurants on the 11th floor. Be sure to book with nearby Bounce partner businesses to store your stuff while you peruse.
  • Restaurant Matsukiya, Kyoto Shijo: If you love steak, you’ll adore this Japanese steakhouse’s food, service, and ambiance. The beef they serve melts in your mouth! Let Bounce stash your stuff to reduce complications while you savor the steaks.
  • Tajimaya, Kyoto Yodobashi: Be sure to try lunch or dinner Japanese and Asian style for amazing food, service, and ambiance. Since bags can create confusion and complications in many restaurants, let Bounce keep your bags while you relax and enjoy. 
  • Hokuto, Kyoto: This eatery can accommodate large parties as well as smaller ones. Enjoy dinner in Japanese and Asian ambiance and Kyoto-style traditional Sukiyaki charcoal-grilled iron-pot courses. 

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