Bus Services

There are a wide range of buses from Fukushima Station, including the Momorin City Loop, seasonal bus services to Bandai-Azuma Skyline and Hanamiyama, and highway bus services that can get you across the country.
Fukushima Kotsu Buses
A cheap and convenient way to access a wide range of tourist spots around Fukushima City. The Momorin City Loop departs every 10-20 minutes, and there are other routes that can drop you right in the heart of Takayu or Tsuchiyu Onsens. We have a handy guide to public transport to the best tourist spots in Fukushima City.
Fukushima City Public Transport Pocket Tourist Guide: (English Guide Coming Soon)
Fukushima Kotsu Buses: http://www.fukushima-koutu.co.jp/bus/ (Japanese)
Azuma Skyline Tour Bus
Fukushima Transportation runs the seasonal Azuma Skyline Tour Bus. The bus runs twice a day from Fukushima Station to Jododaira between May 3 and November 5. From May 3 to September 30 the bus is limited to weekends and public holidays, but runs daily from October 1 to November 5 during the peak Autumn season.
Timetable: 2017 Azuma Skyline Tour Bus (PDF)

Bicycle Rental

For a relaxing cycle through city streets or the Japanese coutryside, there are a range of bicycle rental services to suit your needs.
Momorin Rental Cycle
Fukushima City has a FREE bicycle rental service that provides a relaxing way to get around the city. There are five access spots around the city as well as one at Iizaka Onsen Station.

Available: 10am – 7pm (Open all year round)
Cost: FREE

No. of Bicycles:

Fukushima Station East Exit:   19 (including 1 with rear child seat)
Fukushima Station West Exit:  20
Paseo:  13 (including 1 with rear child seat)
Heiwa-dori Chika:  12
MAX Fukushima:  16 (including 2 with rear child seats)
Iizaka Onsen Station:  10 (including 1 with rear child seat)

Momorin Rental Bicycle Info: *.pdf (English)
Additional Information: http://www.city.fukushima.fukushima.jp/soshiki/44/1662.html (Japanese)

Fukushima Kotsu Dendo Rental Cycle
Fukushima Kotsu also provide an electric bicycle rental service from Iizaka Onsen Station. The service is 300 yen for 4 hours and is a convenient way to explore the beautiful Iizaka Onsen area.

Available: 9am – 7pm (Open all year round)
Cost: 300 yen (4 hours)
No. of Bicycles: 10

Additional Information: http://www.fukushima-koutu.co.jp/upd/detail.php?update_id=265 (Japanese)

Train Services

Fukushima City is situated 90 mins north of Tokyo on the Tohoku Shinkansen with connecting services to the northern areas of Tohoku, as well as local JR and private lines to the heart of the Japanese countryside.
Iizaka Line
The Fukushima Kotsu Iizaka Line connects Fukushima City to Iizaka Onsen. A 23 minute ride through the outskirts of Fukushima City delivers you to the heart of one of the most popular onsen areas in Japan.
English Timetable Information: Iizaka Line Timetable
Fukushima Kotsu Train Information: http://www.fukushima-koutu.co.jp/train/ (Japanese)