Grand Shuttle Izumikyo Line is a free shuttle bus between Grand Hirafu and the Izumikyo pensions Area operated during the ski season. Buses are running approximate every 15 to 20 minutes between 8:30 and 20:30 (when a night skiing is not operated, between 8:30 and 16:30) departing at Welcome Center with stops below. Please note that passengers with large luggage such as suitcases, skies with ski cases and snowboards with snowboard cases cannot board on a bus. Stop 21: Hirafu Intersection Bus stop (sharing with local buses) Stop 22: Izumikyo No 1 (NAC) Stop 23: Izumikyo Management Office Stop 24: Niseko Club Stop 25: Holiday Inn Shizen-kan Stop 26: Stay Stop 27: Hanajizou After these stops, buses are heading to Hirafu Gondola Station and then return to Grand Hirafu Welcome Center.
Yamada, Kutchan, Abuta District, Hokkaido