RESERVATION

Access from Morioka


Bus

Morioka Station ⇔ Appi Kogen
Route bus / charter bus


Early ski season

Period

Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays between December 5th (Sat) and December 20th (Sun),2020 (Operates on December 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, and 20) * Service on lift operation days

  • Bus / Iwate Kenpoku Bus
  • Reservation / Not required (Anyone can use the route bus)
  • Fare / One way 1,150 yen (Children 580 yen)

Morioka Station → Appi Kogen

Bus stop Timetable
From Morioka Station West Exit Bus Terminal (Platform 26) 10:05
(Tohoku Highway)
Appi Pension 10:49
Hotel Appi Grand 10:51
Appi Kogen Ski Resort 10:53
Appi Hills Shirakaba no Mori 3 10:56
Arrive at Appi Kogen Onsen Hotel 11:05

Appi Kogen → Morioka Station

Bus stop Timetable
From Appi Kogen Onsen Hotel 16:00
Appi Hills Shirakaba no Mori 3 16:01
Appi Kogen Ski Resort 16:05
Hotel Appi Grand 16:15
Appi Pension 16:17
(Tohoku Highway)
Arrive at Morioka Station West Exit Bus Terminal 17:05

* Schedule may be changed due to Shinkansen timetable revision.


On season

Period
  • Every day during December 26th (Sat), 2020 – March 21st (Sun), 2021
  • Bus / Iwate Kenpoku Bus
  • Reservation / Not required (Anyone can use the route bus)
  • Fare / One way 1,150 yen (580 yen for children) ▲marked:1,350 yen (680 yen for children)

Morioka Station → Appi Kogen

Bus stop Timetable
       
From Morioka Station West Exit Bus Terminal (Platform 26) 7:40 9:00 10:05 11:15
(Tohoku Highway)
Appi Pension 8:24 9:44 10:49 11:59
Hotel Appi Grand 8:26 9:46 10:51 12:01
Appi Kogen Ski Resort 8:28 9:48 10:53 12:03
Appi Hills Shirakaba no Mori 3 8:31 9:51 10:56 12:06
Arrive at Appi Kogen Onsen Hotel 8:40 10:00 11:05 12:15
       
Bus stop Timetable
     
From Morioka Station West Exit Bus Terminal (Platform 26) 12:45 13:45 21:50  
(Tohoku Highway)  
Appi Pension 13:29 14:29 22:34  
Hotel Appi Grand 13:31 14:31 22:36  
Appi Kogen Ski Resort 13:33 14:33 22:38  
Appi Hills Shirakaba no Mori 3 13:36 14:36 22:41  
Arrive at Appi Kogen Onsen Hotel 13:45 14:45 22:50  
     

◆ = Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from January 1st to February 28th, 2021
▲ = Fridays from December 25th, 2020 to March 19th, 2021 (*Without January 1st)

Appi Kogen → Morioka Station

Bus stop Timetable
   
From Appi Kogen Onsen Hotel 9:20 11:10 13:00 14:00
Appi Hills Shirakaba no Mori 3 9:21 11:11 13:01 14:01
Appi Kogen Ski Resort 9:25 11:15 13:05 14:05
Hotel Appi Grand 9:30 11:20 13:10 14:15
Appi Pension 9:32 11:22 13:12 14:17
(Tohoku Highway)
Arrive at Morioka Station West Exit Bus Terminal 10:20 12:10 14:00 15:05
   
Bus stop Timetable
From Appi Kogen Onsen Hotel 15:00 16:00 17:05  
Appi Hills Shirakaba no Mori 3 15:01 16:01 17:06  
Appi Kogen Ski Resort 15:05 16:05 17:10  
Hotel Appi Grand 15:15 16:15 17:20  
Appi Pension 15:17 16:17 17:22  
(Tohoku Highway)  
Arrive at Morioka Station West Exit Bus Terminal 16:05 17:05 18:15  

◆ = Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from January 1st to February 28th, 2021
★ = Sundays and holidays


Spring ski season

Period
  • Saturdays and Sundays during 22nd March 2021 –4th April 2021.
  • Bus / Iwate Kenpoku Bus
  • Reservation / Not required (Anyone can use the route bus)
  • Fare / One way 1,150 yen (Children 580 yen)

Morioka Station → Appi Kogen

Bus stop Timetable
From Morioka Station West Exit Bus Terminal (Platform 26) 10:05
(Tohoku Highway)
Appi Pension 10:49
Hotel Appi Grand 10:51
Appi Kogen Ski Resort 10:53
Appi Hills Shirakaba no Mori 3 10:56
Arrive at Appi Kogen Onsen Hotel 11:05

Appi Kogen → Morioka Station

Bus stop Timetable
From Appi Kogen Onsen Hotel 16:00
Appi Hills Shirakaba no Mori 3 16:01
Appi Kogen Ski Resort 16:05
Hotel Appi Grand 16:15
Appi Pension 16:17
(Tohoku Highway)
Arrive at Morioka Station West Exit Bus Terminal 17:05

[Reservation required / Guests only] Appi Travel Accommodation Plan Morioka Station ⇒ Appi Kogen chartered bus, evening-departed only
  • Bus service / E & T Co., Ltd. or equivalent bus company
  • Reservation / Reservation required by 17:00 4 days in advance
  • Fare / Free
  • Target / Available only to those who have applied for a dedicated accommodation plan with Morioka Station bus
NOTE
  • Those who cannot confirm the accommodation reservation cannot make a reservation.
  • The number of seats on the bus is limited. Please note that we may not be able to accept the request even before the deadline when full capacity.
  • If you have already made a reservation with another plan, please reschedule the plan. If you have already booked and it is difficult to re-book your accommodation, we also accept additional reservations for charter buses only. Please be sure to enter the accommodation reservation number etc. and make a reservation from the IHR charter bus reservation site. (Membership registration as an IHR member is required when making a reservation)
  • The meeting time is 10 minutes before departure. The bus departs on time, so please be sure to meet in time.
  • Bus service times may change due to changes in airline schedules. Please confirm at the time of booking.

This bus can only be used by those who have applied for an accommodation plan including Morioka station bus.

[Travel planning / implementation]

Appi Travel Co., Ltd. Iwate Prefecture Governor Registered Travel Business No. 2-235 117-1, Appi kogen, Hachimantai City, Iwate Prefecture Travel business handling manager Mikiko Ono
Domestic recruitment type travel transaction conditions
Recruitment type planned travel contract


Train

Reference travel time: It takes about 60 minutes in the shortest from Morioka Station to Appi Kogen Station (the train To Oodate, Iwate Ginga Railway Line. *need to transfer at Koma if you take the train To Hachinohe).

  • Operating company / JR-East
  • Reservation / Not required (Anyone can use the train)
  • Fare / One way 1,170 yen (children 580 yen *6 years old to elementaly school students)

Morioka Station → Appi Kogen *as of 2021.3.13

Morioka Station Appi Kogen Station
5:00 5:59
6:55 8:01
9:31 10:30
12:37 13:36
16:40 17:40
18:08 19:08
20:02 21:03

Appi Kogen Station→ Morioka Station *as of 2021.3.13

Appi Kogen Station Morioka Station
6:35 7:37
7:14 8:20
8:38 9:40
11:37 12:36
12:47 13:56
15:30 16:31
19:40 20:38
21:36 22:44

Timetable may be revised. Please be sure to check JR-East website.


Car

Reference travel time: It takes about 46 minites from Morioka IC to Appi Kogen using the toll Tohoku Highway, 60 minites using local road.
* Reference travel time varies depending on the weather and road conditions.
Roads may freeze in winter. When you visit us, please put snow tires, tire chains on, etc. and drive safely.


Shinkansen

Reference travel time: The shortest route between Sendai Station and Morioka Station is about 40 minutes.