The Gotemba Station Meeting Location
In Season Departure Time: 9:30 AM
Off Season Departure Time: 11:00 AM
Here you'll find resources to make sure you get to the Gotenba tour departure point efficiently. Please remember that our tours run on "Japan time". This means that we leave promptly at the published departure time. If you are late, the tour will leave without you and your reservation will be forfeited without refund.
*Please note that the departure time from Gotemba may be delayed in the event our transport encounters traffic from Tokyo.
*Please note that a Gotemba area pick up will not qualify you for a discount on your trip.
Gotenba Pick up
Gotenba Drop off
How to request
Meeting the tour at Gotemba Station makes sense if you're coming from famous locations around Mt. Fuji like Hakone or Kawaguchi-ko. Here is a picture of the meeting point which is located inside Gotenba train station, right across from the only ticket machines in the station. Gotemba is a very small station so it should be easy to find this Bellmart convenience store.
This is the Google Map Location of Gotemba Station
Getting dropped off at Gotemba train station makes sense if you're heading to points south or west after your climb, such as Kyoto or Osaka. From Gotemba Station you can take a local train to join up with the Bullet Train line (Shinkansen) at Mishima Station. The picture here shows a sample itinerary of how to get from Gotemba to Kyoto. You can find your own itinerary by accessing this link here.
This route is fully covered by the Japan Rail Pass.
Getting dropped off at Gotemba is also the best option if you're heading to Kawaguchi-ko or Hakone after your climb.
How to request a Gotenba pick up or drop off
You can select the option to get picked up or dropped off in Gotenba when you make your tour reservation.
- Select the date you want to book in our reservation system.
- The next screen will show the below two options. Check the box of the option you want to add to your reservation and proceed as normal.