Train connections of Osaka to Kyoto,Kyoto to Osaka

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JR Kyoto Line(JR京都線)

service schedule
Limited Express is running every 15 min in day time.
Duration
29 min
ticket price
540 yen for an one way ticket
you can take this Line at
JR Kyoto station and JR Osaka station

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you can take a seat or not is depends on the situation.

there are rapid(快速-Kaisoku) train and Special Rapid Service(新快速-Shin Kaisoku) in this Line for Osaka~Kyoto.

Special Rapid Service(新快速-Shin Kaisoku) arrives faster than rapid train.


Hankyu Kyoto Line(阪急線)

service schedule
Limited Express is running every 10 min in day time.
Duration
43 min(Umeda,Osaka ~ Kawara machi,Osaka)
ticket price
390 yen for an one way ticket
you could take this Line at
Hankyu Umeda station and Hankyu Kawaramachi station

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you could mostly take a seat at Kawaramachi station or Umeda station.

there are rapid(快速-Kaisoku) train and Special Rapid Service(新快速-Shin Kaisoku) in this Line for Osaka~Kyoto.


Keihan Line(京阪線)

service schedule
Limited Express is running every 10 min in day time.
Duration
55 min(Yodoya bashi(淀屋橋),Osaka ~ Demachi yanagi(出町柳),Kyoto)
ticket price
460 yen for an one way ticket
you could take this Line at
Hankyu Umeda station and Hankyu Kawaramachi station

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Percentage of you can take seat or not is high.(but it still depends on the time and situation.)