Samurai AKITA - Tazawako Kakunodate TRAVEL GUIDE



"GO to the Isedotai ruins at a great price on the Nairikusen! Campaign"


One of the "Jomon Archaeological Sites in Hokkaido and Northern Tohoku" registered as a World Heritage Site in July Reiwa.
In order to promote the use of the Nairikusen for the purpose of visiting the "Isedotai Ruins" , fares (excluding express fares) for departures and arrivals at Jomon- Ogata-eki on the Nairikusen , which is the nearest station to the ruins, have been reduced.
A free campaign
will be held from June 1st!

campaign period

  • From Thursday, June 1, 2023 to Sunday, March 31, 2024
    It will end as soon as the budget runs out.

Precautions when using the campaign

  • The free fare is limited to normal fares within the Nairikusen section. This campaign does not apply to areas outside the Nairikusen(JR, etc.) and express fares.
  • "Isedotai Ruins" and Guidance Facility "Isedotai Jomonkan" are closed every Monday (the next day if Monday is a holiday) and New Year holidays (December 29th to January 3rd). Therefore, this campaign cannot be used.

Campaign usage flow

  • 1. At the manned stations of the Nairikusen(Takanosu Station, Aikawa Station, Yonenaizawa Station, Animaeda Onsen Station, Aniai Station, Kakunodate station), please receive a boarding numbered ticket for "outbound" and "return" from the staff.
    station nameCounter business hours (Please note that the counter may not be available even during these hours.)
    Takanosu Station7:20-18:00 (7:20-16:40 on weekends and holidays)
    Aikawa Station6:50-15:20
    Yonaizawa Station6:50-15:20
    Animaeda Onsen Station6:30-15:30
    Aniai Station4:50-22:50
    Kakunodate station9:00-16:50

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    2. Use the numbered ticket for the "bound" to get on the bus and get off at "Jomon Ogata-eki" .
    At that time, please hand the numbered ticket for the “bound” to the driver or conductor.

    3. Appreciate the Isedotai Ruins (opening hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) and the guidance facility "Isedotai Jomonkan" (opening hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.).
    In addition, it is about a 10-minute walk from Jomon- Ogata-eki.

    4.At the Isedotai Jomon Museum , stamp the numbered ticket for the "return" ticket with the stamp installed inside the museum .

    5. Use the stamped “return” boarding ticket to get on board and get off at the manned station. At that time, please hand the numbered ticket for “return” to the driver or conductor.

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    *Click here for the timetable of the Nairikusen .
Inquiries (reception hours: 8:30 to 17:15, excluding weekends and holidays)
Akita Nairiku Jukan Tetsudo Company
Akita Nairiku Jukan Tetsudo HP

Phone: 0186-82-3231, FAX: 0186-82-3793

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