how to ride the bus

 

Four Corners to Downtown


  • Make sure that you have under ¥1000 bill with you
  • Check the bus schedule.
  • Walk to the Four Corner’s bus stop.
  • Get on the bus and take one ticket from the yellow machine.
  • Before the bus gets to the Iwakuni train station, push the button near the window.
  • If you don’t have exact change for your fare (¥160), you can exchange your ¥1000 bill or coins at the change machine next to the driver.
  • As you leave the bus, drop ¥160 into the fare box next to the diver with your ticket.
  • Bus fare for children for 6-11 years-old is ¥80. There is no charge for children five and under.

Downtown to Four Corners


  • bus stop number is #2
  • check the bus schedule.
  • bus #51, #61, #81, #83, #85, and #91 will stop at four corners.
  • all procedures are the same as above.

Downtown to Three Corners


  • check the bus schedule.
  • bus #30, #60, #70, #72, and #74 will stop at three corners "Oyabu".
  • bus fare is ¥180. children 6-11 years-old is ¥90.
  • all procedures are the same as above.

Helpful Phrases


  • Is this bus going to Kintai bridge? | Kono basu wa Kintakyo ni iki masuka? | このバスは錦帯橋へ行きますか?
  • Does this bus stop at Oyabu? | Kono basu wa Oyabu ni tomari masuka? | このバスは大藪に止まりますか?
enter through the middle door on the bus and exit through the front door.