Lake Akan and Eastern Hokkaido Bus Network
Spread from Lake Akan
Travel to "East Hokkaido"
Lake Akan is located just in the middle of Eastern Hokkaido.
Let's travel through "East Hokkaido" where the superb view spreads based on Lake Akan where various buses come and go regardless of seasons.
We introduce traffic access from Akan Lake to the surrounding tourist spots.
Tancho Kushiro Airport - Lake Akan Access
Tancho Kushiro Airport - Lake Akan: Route bus runs three round trips a day (four round trips from July to October), about 65 minutes.Besides, the direct bus "Akan Airport Liner" operates. The bus arrives near the entrance of the airport, and there is an attendant at the airport, so it is safe.Fare: 2,190 yen
Kushiro Station - Lake Akan Access
Kushiro Station - Lake Akan: Route bus runs three round trips a day (four round trips from July to October), about 110 minutes and 2,570 yen.us by reservation for guests only.Marimo Express Kushiro bus is service is available for a limited time during the period from November to March every year.
Mashu Station - Lake Akan Access
The bus "Akan Mashu", which links Mashu Station to Lake Akan, operates for a limited time during the period from mid-July to early October (2 round trips) and from late January to mid-March (one round trip).
Time required: 60 to 80 minutes Fare: 1,500 yen*If you travel by taxi
Obihiro Station - Lake Akan Access
A reservation bus "Marimo Express Obihiro" connecting Obihiro Station, Tokachigawa Onsen and Lake Akan operates one trip per day. Time required: 2 hours 30 minutes Fare: 2,000 yen
Kitami Station - Lake Akan Access
A reservation bus "Senpoku" connecting Kitami Station and Lake Akan runs twice a day.
Time required: 70 minutes Fare: 1,850 yen
Asahikawa Station - Lake Akan Access
A reservation bus "Sunrise Asahikawa Kushiro" connecting Asahikawa Station, Sōunkyō and Lake Akan runs twice a day. Time required: 5 hours 10 minutes Fare: 4,710 yen
Abashiri Station - Lake Akan Access
The reservation system "Marimo Express Okhotsk", which is exclusively for guests connecting Abashiri Station to Lake Akan, operates only during the period from November to March. Time required: about 3 hours to 3 hours and a half Fare: 1,000 yen
Shiretoko Utoro - Lake Akan Access
In every year, there are multiple direct buses for a limited time.When there is no direct bus, buses run all year from Shari Station to Shiretoko after moving to Shari Station by JR via Kitami Station or Mashu Station.You can travel by bus.
Suspension of operationSee Opposite Route
・ADO 71/ANA 47719:25
・ADO 73/ANA 477317:55
|Bus Name||AirportLiner 1||Route Bus 103||Route Bus 105*||AirportLiner 3||Route Bus 107||Route Bus 109|
|Tancho Kushiro Airport||10:00||11:02||12:32||14:45||15:37||18:02|
|Bus Name||Route Bus 102||Route Bus 104||AirportLiner 2||Route Bus 106*||Route Bus 108||AirportLiner 2|
|Tancho Kushiro Airport||8:34||11:24||13:00||13:39||17:04||18:10|
・ADO 74/ANA 477418:40
・As the local route bus does not require prior reservations, please make your way directly to the bus stop on your day of travel.
・Due to seats being limited, when the bus is at full capacity it is not available for boarding. It is recommended you reserve Airport Liner tickets in advance.
・The Airport Liner will stop at every hotel in the Akanko Onsen area. Please make reservations in advance for the "Tancho Kushiro Airport - Akanko Onsen" bus route.
・The first departure of the day is bus 104, departs at 09:45 and will stop at every hotel in the Akanko Onsen area.
・For those who plan to get off for a stop at "Tancho no Sato" when boarding your next bus whether it be an Airport Liner or the local route bus, please show the driver your Airport Liner PDF ticket again for no extra cost. By all means, pay a visit to Tancho no Sato!
・If the airport liner is full please use the next available route bus.
・For those wanting to from board and disembark from stops in between, please use the local route bus.
・The * symbol indicates routes only operational between 7/1 - 10/31.
・Please note, during the New Year period (12/31 - 1/3) Route Bus 109 and Route Bus 102 are not in service.
・In the case of a flight arrival time is delayed (up to 20 minutes) the departure of Airport Liner buses 1 and 3 will also be delayed. If the delay of more than 30 minutes please use the next available bus.
・Please understand that buses may run late due to traffic conditions.
・The flight arrival and departure times are based on the April 2019 flight timetable. For the latest information please contact the respective airline.