Access – Travel to Coastal Fukushima

Please come to Namie Station to join our standard tour. Google, Jorudan, and Hyperdia provide you with really good route planning services.

  • Tokyo 6:53 – 9:18 Iwaki 9:30 – 10:28 Namie (7390JPY)
  • Ueno 8:00 – 11:14 Namie (7390JPY)

Tokyo → Sendai → Haranomachi/Odaka

This takes 3h39min and costs 12,510 JPY. Take a bullet train, transfer to a Joban Line train at Sendai and change the train at Haranomachi. 
Tokyo 8:20* – 9:51 Sendai 10:17 – 11:45 Haranomachi 11:50 – 11:59 Odaka
*Reservation only→ JR East Reservation

Returning train
Tomioka 17:43 – Tokyo 20:43 (7060 JPY)
Namie 16:04 – 17:26 Sendai 17:57- Tokyo 19:32 (13860 JPY)

Tokyo → Fukushima –by bus → Haranomachi

This takes 3 hours and 50 minutes and costs 10,050 JPY.

Bus service between Fukushima Station and Haranomachi Station

Two companies operate bus services between Fukushima Station and Haranomachi Station – Tohoku Access and Fukushima Kotsu. The fare is 1100 JPY by cash. Google will show this route and time by searching “from Fukushima station to Haranomachi station”. Real Fukushima Tour picks you up and drops you off at Haranomachi Station.

Bus time tables

Bus stops at Fukushima Station

Bus stops at Haranomachi Station


Tokyo –Sakura bus → Haranomachi

Tokyo Kajibashi 09:40 → Hatanomachi 南相馬原町区 14:00
Tokyo Kajibashi 17:00 → Haranomachi 南相馬原町区 21:30
Price 3900 – 5000 JPY
→ Tokyo Kajibashi Parking Bus Stop

You have to book it at Sakura’s website (Japanese only). We can book the bus for you and will pick you up at Haranomachi.

Returning bus:
Haranomachi 8:50 – Tokyo 13:12
Haranomachi 13:45 – Tokyo 18:24

Tokyo –by bus → Iwaki Yumoto Interchange → Haranomachi

This takes 4 hours and 25 minutes and costs 4,500 JPY. Please access Google maps and check “Prefer bus” option for the details. We will pick you up at Haranomachi.

Tokyo — Willer bus → Sendai → Haranomachi

See Willer bus website.