Train & Bus
As of january 2017
HOW TO GET TO SHIGARAKI
At Kansai Airport:
Please take a JR train, from Kansai airport to KUSATSU station, it costs 3,780(reservation sheet) 3,450(non-reservation sheet)Japanese yen. Please take a HARUKA express train from airport to Kyoto. You will be able to buy a train ticket from the airport to KUSATSU station.
At KYOTO station:
Please change the line, No. 2 platform Biwako line from KYOTO to KUSATSU. Be careful at No. 2 platform is two different line so please take Biwako line. KUSATSU station is the sixth station from KYOTO by super rapid service and the eighth station by the others.
At KUSATSU station:
Please change the line,KUSATSU line from KUSATSU to KIBUKAWA. KIBUKAWA station is the fifth station from KUSATSU.
- from Kusatsu Station (JR Biwako Line)
take the Kusatsu line and change to the Shigaraki-Kohgen-Raiway at Kibukawa Station and get off at Shigaraki Station. 20 minutes
- from the Shigaraki Station on foot
5 minutes from the Shigaraki Station by the Kohka City Community Bus Service.
- 5 minutes from the Shigaraki Station by the Kohka City Community Bus Service.
70 minutes from JR Ishiyama Station. Take the Bus to “Tanakami-shako-iki”and change the bus goes to “Shigaraki-iki”, and get off at the “Tougei-no-mori-mae”