English Maps of Kyoto
When a foreign expatriate stays in Kyoto for a long period of time, first of all, it is necessary to grasp the Kyoto area and then look for a place to stay while considering the commuting route and children's commuting route. Among various types of maps, we will introduce recommended English maps of Kyoto, route maps, and apps.
Kyoto Prefecture Map
A map that can be checked by the entire Kyoto prefecture (English)
Kyoto guide book
This pamphlet covers not only the city of Kyoto but also Kyoto prefectures such as Higashiyama, West Kyoto, Ohara, Uji, and Fushimi, as well as Nara, Kobe, and Himeji.
Kyoto City Official Travel Guide
Kyoto Prefecture's Official Website
Kyoto city train map
Kyoto city railroad map (English)
Kinki area JR train map
JR route map of the Kinki region (Japanese/English)
Kyoto Tourist Guide + Route Map Apps
The official app of Kyoto Prefecture. Not only tourist information but also disaster prevention information, useful information is provided not only for tourists but also for residents.
[Arukumachi KYOTO Route Planner]
The official app of Kyoto City. You can search bus/rail transfer routes in Kyoto city, sightseeing information of Kyoto city, and event information.
Other useful apps for living in Kyoto
The Kyoto Municipal Garbage Reduction and Garbage App is an official app of Kyoto City that promotes a campaign to recycle garbage while having fun and to reduce garbage. It also has a function to search the way to dispose of garbage and the collection point of recyclable materials, and to notify you of the day of garbage.