By Rail

Transfer at Shinjo Station (the final stop of Yamagata Shinkansen) to the Rikuutosen Line and get off at Semi Onsen Station. It's a 7-minute walk from the station to Kansyokan, but call us directly if you need a ride. With prior booking, at least 24 hours before your arrival, we can also pick you up and drop you off at Shinjo Station.
Departure time: 2:45 pm from Shinjo Station / 9:15 am from Kansyokan

By Vehicle

The nearest exit on the highway is Furukawa IC. Proceed towards Shinjo about 60 km, and you will find Semi Onsen Station. Turn left, and after a 1-minute drive, you will get to Kansyokan. Parking spaces with a roof for motorbikes are available.

  • Furukawa IC on the Tohoku ExpresswaySemi (60km, 1 hr 20 mins)
  • Shinjo City CentreSemi (12km, 15 mins)
  • Yamagata AirportSemi (40km, 1 hr)

By Air

The nearest airport is Yamagata Airport. Take an Airport Limousine Bus to Yamagata Station, and then a Shinkansen or local train.

  • Sapporo (New Chitose Airport) Yamagata (JAL, 1 hr 15 mins)
  • Osaka (Osaka Int'l [Itami] Airport) Yamagata (JAL, 1 hr 15 mins)
  • Nagoya (Nagoya [Komaki] Airport) Yamagata (JAL, 1 hr 15 mins)
  • Tokyo (Haneda Airport) Yamagata (JAL, 1 hr)

By Highway Bus

Highway buses are available from Tokyo or Sendai. Take a bus to Shinjo Station, then a train on the JR Rikuutosen line to Semi Onsen Station. Once you arrive at Semi Onsen Station, it is a 7-minute walk to Kansyokan. Or call us, and we will come to pick you up.

  • TokyoShinjo (by Tokyo Sunrise bus, 8 hrs 20 mins)
  • Sendai Shinjo (by Tokkyu 28 Liner bus, 2 hrs 20 mins)