( 通常) Express Bus <No. 1> Sounkyo Hotel -> Mombetsu Garinko Station -> Saloma Lake Tsuruga Resort -> Aurora Terminal



  1. Hotel Taisetsu


  2. Sounkyo Kanko Hotel


  3. Sounkaku Grand Hotel


  4. Mombetsu Garinko Station


  5. Lake Saroma Tsuruga Resort


  1. Mombetsu Garinko Station


  2. Lake Saroma Tsuruga Resort


  3. Aurora Terminal


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The night bus departing during midnight will be counted as arriving on next morning.
ex. The bus departing on Dec 31st 24:30(=Jan 1st 0:30) will arrive on Jan 1st in the morning.

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Cancellation Policy

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From the day onwards 100%

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Important Notice

The rules regarding stored luggage are as stated below.
1) Only one piece of check-in luggage per passenger.
2) The sum of your luggage’s height, width, and depth must not exceed 160 cm.

If your luggage does not fit within the parameters above we ask that you use a different means to transport your luggage.

The following items are not permitted as carry-on or stored luggage.
Musical instruments.
Easily breakable items, items affected by high temperatures.
Large amounts of cash, jewelry, stock certificates and antiques.
Surf boards, golf clubs, archery and other sports equipment.
Dangerous goods.

Our company does not take any responsibility for damages or loss of luggage during transport. We ask for your understanding.


No refunds are available in the following cases:
1) No Show due to delays
Buses will depart at their scheduled times even if not all passengers have shown up yet. Furthermore, we are unable to fulfill requests for late departures, because doing so would affect the fulfillment of other scheduled obligations. Please check your meeting or boarding point in advance, and arrive well on time.
2) Change of Bus
The actual bus type, seating configuration, number of seat rows, and bus facilities may differ from those scheduled. An example of when this may occur is when a bus goes out of service due to mechanical trouble.
3) Delay and Suspension of Service
Bus service may be suspended due to road, traffic or weather conditions.
Arrival time at any bus stop may be delayed for the same reasons. Operation amid congested traffic in particular may cause long delays.
We appreciate your patience and understanding.
4) Important Notes When Riding
* Refrain from smoking or drinking in the bus, as well as boarding the bus while drunk. Passengers who trouble or bother other passengers will not be allowed on the bus.

* The bus driver and all passengers are legally obligated to fasten their seat belts.
 We appreciate your cooperation in ensuring a safe ride.

★Depending on the number of passengers, we may operate with microbuses or taxis.
★There are times when we cannot arrive on time due to uncontrollable weather or traffic conditions.
★The time we go to each hotel depends on the schedule.
 Please be waiting in the lobby ahead of the meeting time.
★Depending on the number of passengers, we may operate with microbuses or taxis.
After we leave the Sounkyo Hot Springs Hotel, we will pass by Mombetsu Garinko Station and Lake Saloma Tsuruga Resort.
※If there are no passengers getting on or off, we will not pass by these areas and head straight for Aurora Terminal.

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