The information below is for the 2016 UTMF.

FUJIKAWAGUCHIKO OHIKE KOUEN - UTMF : START & FINISH / STY : FINISH

BY CAR

Attention ! You will not be allowed to stay and sleep in your car at the Fuji-Hokuroku Parking lot before or after the race. Also, according to the national park regulations set out by the Ministry of the Environment, camping and/or setting up tents within non-designated camp sites around Kawaguchiko is prohibited.

Take the Kawaguchiko I.C. exit off the Chuo-Jidoshadou highway and go to the Hokuroku-Chushajo parking lot (about a 7 minute drive). Leave your car at this parking lot and take the shuttle bus to the start area.

PParking lot address: Hokuroku-Chushajo: Fujiyoshida-shi, Kamiyoshida Kenmarubi 5597-84
Follow the blue lineon the map.
UTMF BUS

PARKING LOT SHUTTLE BUS

Fuji Hokuroku Parking Lot → Ohike Kouen Parking Lot (20 minutes by bus)

Each shuttle to Ohike Kouen will depart at the time in the table below. Those who need a ride from Ohike Kouen can take each returning shuttle to Fuji Hokuroku.

Thursday,
Spetember 22
DEP.13:00 DEP.14:00 DEP.15:00 DEP.16:00
Friday,
Spetember 23
DEP.7:30 DEP.9:30 DEP.10:00 DEP.10:30 DEP.11:00 DEP.11:30 DEP.12:00 DEP.12:30 DEP.13:00
Saturday,
Spetember 24
DEP.6:30 DEP.7:30 DEP.8:00

Ohike Kouen Parking Lot → Fuji Hokuroku Parking Lot (20 minutes by bus)

Each shuttle to Fuji Hokuroku will depart at the time in the table below. Those who need a ride from Fuji Hokuroku can take each returning shuttle to Ohike Kouen.

Friday,
Spetember 23
DEP.13:30, DEP.14:00
Saturday,
Spetember 24
One bus every hour, departing on the hour between 9:00– 24:00
Sunday,
Spetemberl 25
One bus every hour, departing on the hour between 1:00-11:00, DEP.11:30, DEP.12:00, DEP.12:30, DEP.13:00, DEP.13:30, DEP.14:00

BY TRAIN

Get off at Kawaguchiko train station (Fujikyuko-Kawaguchiko Line)

FUJIKYU Railway Guide

BY FOOT
Approximately 20 minutes (2 km)
Follow the red lineon the map.
LOCAL BUS

From Kawaguchiko Station, take the local Retro-Bus (Saiko Sightseeing Bus). Get off at the Kawaguchiko Herb Hall bus stop (approx.12minutes)

Please note: Times and schedules may change.

FUJISAN KODOMONOKUNI - STY : START

BY CAR

You may not park and sleep in your car in the Kodomo-no-kuni parking lot on the day/night before the race. Running around this area before the race is also prohibited. Thank you for your cooperation.

ROUTE 1

From the Shin-Tomei Kousoku highway: Take the Shin Fuji I.C.exit off the Shin-Tomei Kousoku Highway and take Route 24 and Route 469 in the direction of Fuji Safari Park (approx. 30 minutes)

Follow the blue lineon the map.
ROUTE 2

From Tomei Kousoku Highway: Take the Susono I.C. exit off the Tomei Kousoku Highway and take Route 469 in the direction of Fuji Safari Park (approx. 15 minutes)

Follow the red lineon the map.
UTMF BUS

On Saturday, September 24, there will be a shuttle bus heading to the STY start area from Kawaguchiko. The one way bus fare is 2,500 yen

The bus schedule is as below:
Departs at 7:10am from Yagisaki Kouen (UTMF start area), it will stop by Fuji-Hokuroku Parking lot at 7:30am and will arrive at Fujisan Kodomono Kuni by 8:30am.

For people who've parked their cars at Fujisan Kodomono Kuni, there will be a shuttle bus service from Kawaguchiko back to the Fujisan Kodomono Kuni parking lot on Sunday, September 25th (after the STY).

· SHUTTLE BUS #1
DEP. 9:00 am from Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko
ARR. 10:00 am Fujisan Kodomono Kuni
· SHUTTLE BUS #2
DEP. 12:00 pm from Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko
ARR. 13:00 pm Fujisan Kodomono Kuni

BY TRAIN

Get off at one of the following train stations: Shinfuji Station (JR Tokaido Shinkansen Line), Gotemba Station (JR Gotemba Line)

LOCAL BUS

Approx. 50 minutes from Fuji Station on the JR Tokaido Honsen

Contact information: Fujikyu Shizuoka Bus, Takaoka branch / TEL 0545-71-2495

Saturday, Sunday and Holidays only. Please note that there is only one bus per day.

Supporters/spectators can take public transportation (buses) from the Kawaguchiko train station to Gotemba train stations.

· From Kawaguchiko train station to Gotemba station

UTMF BUS

On Saturday, September 24, there will be shuttle buses heading to the STY start area (Fujisan Kodomono Kuni) from the following two train stations: Gotemba and Shin-Fuji.
Buses depart at 8:00am from each of these train stations and will arrive at Fujisan Kodomono Kuni by 9:00am. Meet in front of the train station and pay the fare when boarding the bus (Bus fare is 1,700 yen/person).

· Gotemba Station

· Shinfuji Station

All shuttle services requires reservation in advance and no ticket sold at boarding. For reservation and payment, please go to the Fujiyama Tour.
Reservation window will be closed at 5pm on Wednesday, August 31st, but seats could be sold out way before. Please plan ahead and reserve early.