Transportation

Come visit us While
enjoying Nagato's rich natural scenery

Nagato Yumoto Onsen is located in Nagato, a city in the northwest of Yamaguchi Prefecture in western Japan
(along the western coast of the main island of Honshu).
With the Otozure River flowing through it, and the surrounded by the green of the trees,
this nature-rich onsen has been in use for nearly 600 years.

Access Routes to Otani Sanso from the Airport and Respective JR Stations

Access Routes to Otani Sanso from the Airport and Respective JR Stations

From Nagato Yumoto Station (JR, bus station) Free pick-up service (Microbus) Approx. 5 minutes / An Otani Sanso vehicle will come to pick you up. Please inform us in advance of your arrival time.
From JR Shin-Yamaguchi Station Jumbo Share Taxi Approx. 1 hr 5 min / 11:15 a.m. departure→12:20 p.m. arrival, 1:45 p.m. departure → 2:50 p.m. arrival, 3:25 a.m. departure→4:30 p.m. arrival, 4:55 a.m. departure→6:00 p.m. arrival, Four rides per day / 2,000 yen / Operated by Fuji Dai-ichi Kotsu (*Inquiries: +81-120-39-2030)
Details here.
Taxi Pick-up Plan Approx. 1 hr 15 min / 11,500 yen (Usual fare is approx. 13,000 yen)
From JR Asa Station Taxi Pick-up Plan Approx. 50 min / 1 vehicle for 10,000 yen (Usual fare is approx. 11,000 yen)
From Yamaguchi Ube Airport Taxi Pick-up Plan Approx. 1 hr 15 min / 14, 500 yen (Usual fare is approx. 16,000 yen)
From JR Hakata Station Nishitetsu Highway Bus "Otozure" Approx. 3 hr 5 min / 9:01a.m. departure→12:06p.m. arrival, 1 roundtrip per day, 4,000 yen one-way, 7,000 roundtrip, 8,000 yen for a Sozoro Arukippu Ticket (includes roundtrip ticket and a coupon to use at Nagato Yumoto Onsen)
From Hakata Bus Terminal to Nagato Yumoto Onsen.
Details here.
From Fukuoka Airport Jumbo Taxi Pick-up Plan Approx. 2 hr 20 min / 1 vehicle for 56,000 yen (Usual fare is 63,000 yen)
From Kita-kyushu Airport Jumbo Taxi Pick-up Plan Approx. 1 hr 40 min / 1 vehicle for 39,500 yen (Usual fare is 43,000 yen)
  • Times listed above are approximate. Actual travel time may vary based on traffic conditions.
  • About Otani Sanso's "Taxi Pick-up Plan"
    • Reservations can be made up until 12:00 p.m. two days before your reservations. Please contact us directly (+81-837-25-3300 / Advance reservations required)
    • Transportation is direct between the stations listed above and Otani Sanso. If you wish to stop somewhere else along the way, you may be asked to pay an additional fee. Please inquire.

For those visiting by plane (from Tokyo)

Tokyo Narita International Airport

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  1. From Haneda Airport to Shin-Yamaguchi Ube Airport: Approx. 1 hr 30 min by JAL / ANA
  2. From Yamaguchi Ube Airport to Shin-Yamaguchi Station: Approx. 30 min by Connecting Bus
  3. From Shin-Yamaguchi Station to Asa Station: Approx. 33 min (Approx. 9 min) by Sanyo Main Line (or Kodama Shinkansen)
  4. From Asa Station to Nagato Yumoto Station: Approx. 1 hr by JR Mine Line
  5. From Nagato Yumoto Station to Otani Sanso: Approx. 5 min (Approx. 15 min) by Free shuttle pick-up (Or walk)
  6. From Shin-Yamaguchi Station to Otani Sanso: Approx. 1 hr 5 - 10 min by Jumbo Share Taxi / Taxi Pick-up Plan
  7. From Asa Station to Otani Sanso: Approx. 50 min by Taxi Pick-up Plan

Access to Otani Sanso from Major Stations

  • From Nagato Yumoto Station: Free pick-up service (Microbus) / An Otani Sanso vehicle will come to pick you up. Please inform us in advance of your arrival time.
  • From JR Asa Station: Taxi Pick-up Plan / 1 vehicle for 10,000 yen (Usual fare is 11,000 yen)
  • From Shin-Yamaguchi Station
    1. Jumbo Share Taxi / 2,000 yen (11:15 a.m. departure→12:20 p.m. arrival, 1:45 p.m. departure → 2:50 p.m. arrival, 3:25 a.m. departure→4:30 p.m. arrival, 4:55 a.m. departure→6:00 p.m. arrival, Four rides per day operated by Fuji Dai-ichi Kotsu (*Inquiries: +81-120-39-2030)
      Details here.
    2. Taxi Pick-up Plan / 11,500 yen (Usual fare is 13,000 yen)
  • Times listed above are approximate. Actual travel time may vary based on traffic conditions.
  • Regarding the Taxi Pick-up Plan and Jumbo Taxi Pick-up Plans
    • Reservations can be made up until 12:00 p.m. two days before your reservations. Please contact us directly (+81-837-25-3300 / Advance reservations required).
    • Transportation is direct between the stations listed above and Otani Sanso. If you wish to stop somewhere else along the way, you may be asked to pay an additional fee. Please inquire.
  • For rental cars, see "Rental Car & Taxi Information"

For those visiting by train (JR)

For those visiting by car

Highway Bus/Taxi Information

Highway Bus (From each station to nearby Otani Sanso / Direct)

From JR Hakata Station Nishitetsu Highway Bus "Otozure" Approx. 3 hr 5 min / 9:01a.m. departure→12:06p.m. arrival, 1 roundtrip per day, 4,000 yen one-way, 7,000 roundtrip, 8,000 yen for a Sozoro Arukippu Ticket (includes roundtrip ticket and a coupon to use at Nagato Yumoto Onsen)
From Hakata Bus Terminal to Nagato Yumoto Onsen.
Details here.
From JR Osaka Station Bocho Express Bus "Karst" Approx. 12 hr 35 min / 1 roundtrip per day / From Osaka Station (Subway Higashi-Umeda Station) to Nagato-shi Station.
Details here.

Share Cab/Jumbo Taxi (from JR Shin-Yamaguchi Station to Nagato Yumoto Onsen/Direct)

From JR Shin-Yamaguchi Station Share Cab/Jumbo Taxi Approx. 1 hr 5 min / 11:15 a.m. departure→12:20 p.m. arrival, 1:45 p.m. departure → 2:50 p.m. arrival, 3:25 a.m. departure→4:30 p.m. arrival, 4:55 a.m. departure→6:00 p.m. arrival, Four rides per day / 2,000 yen / Operated by Fuji Dai-ichi Kotsu (*Inquiries: +81-120-39-2030)
Details here.

Taxi Pick-up Plan (From each designated station to Otani Sanso/Direct)

From Yamaguchi Ube Airport

  • 14,500 yen for one vehicle
  • (Usual fare is 16,000 yen)
  • approx. 1 hr 15 min

From JR Shin-Yamaguchi Station

  • 11,500 yen for one vehicle
  • (Usual fare s 13,000 yen)
  • approx. 1 hr 5 min

From JR Asa Station

  • 10,000 yen for one vehicle
  • (Usual fare is 11,000 yen)
  • approx. 50 min

From Fukuoka Airport (Jumbo Taxi)

  • 56,000 yen for one vehicle
  • (Usual fare is 63,000 yen)
  • approx. 2 hr 20 min

From Kita-Kyushu Airport (Jumbo Taxi)

  • 39,500 yen for one vehicle
  • (Usual fare is 43,000 yen)
  • approx. 1 hr 40 min
  • Times listed above are approximate. Actual travel time may vary based on traffic conditions.
  • Reservations for the Taxi Pick-up Plan can be made up until 12:00 p.m. two days before your reservations. Please contact us directly (+81-837-25-3300 / Advance reservations required). Transportation is direct between the stations listed above and Otani Sanso. If you wish to stop somewhere else along the way, you may be asked to pay an additional fee. Please inquire.

Rental Car Information

Car Rental (Nagato Yumoto Onsen)

  • Times listed above are approximate. Actual travel time may vary based on traffic conditions.
  • Personal identification will be required should you choose to make use of a rental car, so please make your reservation directly with each rental car company.