The information below is for the 2019 UTMF.
Directions to the START LINE in Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni
【Thu. Apr 25th Package including accommodations】Reservations required.
1) Stay in Gotemba
•Thu. Apr 25: Accommodations at a hotel near Gotemba station. (Check-in on your own, single use)
•Fri. Apr 26: Bus departing from Gotemba station to Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni
2) Stay in Kawaguchiko
•Thu. Apr 25: Accommodations at a hotel near Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko. Minshuku accommodations. (Check-in on your own)
•Fri. Apr 26: Bus departing from Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko to Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni
3) Stay in Gotemba, Susono, Shinfuji, Fujinomiya
•Thu. Apr 25: Bus departing from Shinjuku, Yokohama, Shizuoka (17:00) to various accommodations in Gotemba, Susono, Shinfuji, Fujinomiya (19:00)
•Fri. Apr 26: Bus departing accommodations → Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni
【Shinjuku, Yokohama, Shizuoka, Gotemba, Shin-Fujiyoshida stations】Reservations required.
4) Fri. Apr 26: Buses depart from each train station → Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni
【For those who had accommodations in Kawaguchiko】Reservations required.
5) Thu. Apr 25: Accommodations at a hotel in Kawaguchiko
Fri. Apr 26: Bus departing from Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko to Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni
【Roundtrip transportation for those who want to leave their cars at the finish line】Reservations required.
6) Morning of Fri. Apr 26: Fujisan Parking Lot → Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni
By CarYou may not park and sleep in your car in the Kodomo-no-kuni parking lot on the day/night before the race
【Direct to Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni】
Shin-Tomei Shin-Fuji IC, Tomei Highway Fuji IC or Susono IC → Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni Front entrance parking lot
From the Shin-Tomei Highway "Shinfuji IC" take route #24 and #469. Continue in the direction of "Fuji Safari Park" for 30 minutes.
Google Map Route
From the Tomei Highway "Susono IC" take route #469. Continue in the direction of "Fuji Safari Park" for 15 minutes.
Google Map Route
- Important Reminders
- •If you leave your car in Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni and need to return to pick up your car after reaching the finish line Kawaguchiko, you must make a reservation for the bus that will be going back to Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni. (Buses depart on 4/28 from Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko.)
Directions to the FINISH LINE in Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko
Chuo Jidoushadou Kawaguchi IC or Higashi Fujigoko Douro Fujiyoshida IC → Fujisan Parking Lot → Shuttle bus (approx. 10 minutes) → Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko
Map (Fujisan Parking Lot): https://goo.gl/maps/KayXScajT2v
- Important Reminders
- •Parking near the Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko area is prohibited. You must use the Fujisan Parking Lot.
- •Sleeping/camping out in the parking lot or in your car is prohibited.
- •There will be shuttle buses running between the Fujisan Parking Lot and Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko as follows:
oThu 4/25: For racer registration
oFri 4/26: There are no shuttle buses in the morning. Park your car and take the bus arranged by Fujikyu Travel from Fujisan Parking Lot to Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni (reservations required).
Get off at Kawaguchiko train station (Fujikyuko-Kawaguchiko Line) http://e.fujikyu-railway.jp
Directions to Ohike Kouen from Kawaguchiko station (walking or by bus)
By foot (walking): https://goo.gl/maps/YVVKhosATJ92
By bus: http://bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp/heritage-tour/detail/id/1/
【Fri. Apr 26th Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni to The Finish Line in Kawaguchiko 】Reservations required
7) Fri. Apr 26: Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni (12:30) to the finish line in Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko(14:00)
Reservations from here Fujikyu Travel Event Access Tour
Highway bus schedule (to Kawaguchko station)
Link to Fujikyu http://bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp/highway/
Kawaguchiko station → Ohike Kouen Retrobus (Kawaguchiko/Saiko Bus). Get off at “Kawaguchiko Herb-kan” (approx. 12 minute ride)
Link to Fujikyu http://bus-en.fujikyu.co.jp/heritage-tour/detail/id/1/
◇PARKING LOT SHUTTLE BUS (Free)◇
Directions to the Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni from Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko after the race
*For those who’ve parked their cars in Fujisan Kodomo-no-kun
After the race on Sun.4/28
【Returning to Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni parking lot】Reservations required.
8) Departing from Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko → To Fujisan Kodomo-no-kuni
Shuttle buses going to different train stations
9) Sat 27th – From finish area to various train stations.
Sat. 27th Bus departing at 18:30 from Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko → Shinjuku, Yokohama, Shizuoka train stations (arriving at around 21:00)
9) Sun. 28th – From finish area to various train stations.
Sun. 29th Bus departing at 11:00 from Ohike Kouen, Kawaguchiko → Shinjuku, Yokohama, Shizuoka train stations (arriving at around 13:30)
Fujikyu Travel Event Access Tour
- Tour information from here
*The reservation deadline is on March 31, but will close earlier when all the seats are sold out. We recommend that you book early.