Around the Youth Hostel Map


5 minutes on foot from the Terasawa bus stop to YH.

Google Map does not show the road from Route 291 to YH.
Please look at this map. I’d like Google to correct it soon.

Google Map (YH’s surrounding map)

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When you walk from Ojiya station, please walk on Route 291.
If you use walking route search on Google Maps you will be walking along the mountain path.




Ojiya vicinity route map (in Niigata Prefecture)

JR Joetsu Line Ojiya Station 

– (3 minutes on foot) –

Ojiya Ekikado(station corner) bus stop
Please get on a bus to Iwamagi departing at 16:00.
or get on a bus to Shiodani departing at 18:18.(Kita Echigo Kanko bus)

– (10 minutes by Bus) –

Please get off at the Terasawa bus stop.
(Look at Around the Youth Hostel Map.)

Bus to Iwamagi is closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
Please take the bus to Shiodani at 18:18.
It takes more than an hour to walk from the station to YH.(5.5km)

→We are sending you to Ojiya station once in the morning(※Reservation required)
From YH to Ojiya station departs at 8:30.(Sometimes you can not send it to the station)

Bus Timetable

from Ojiya Ekikado bus stop・Time table (2017.4.1)
to Ojiya YH direction [Kita Echigo Kanko bus]

Bus timetable (to Ojiya YH direction)

Bus timetable (to Ojiya YH direction)

Because there is no shop around YH to eat or buy dinner,
Please get something to eat and go into YH.
(You can catch the dinner time of YH if you take the last bus.)
(There is a convenience store · Lawson in front of the station.)

from Terasawa bus stop・Time table (2017.4.1)
to Ojiya station direction [Kita Echigo Kanko bus]

Bus timetable (to Ojiya sta direction)

Bus timetable (to Ojiya station direction)

★☆★ Bicycle rental service ★☆★

(※Accommodation guests are only available)

・Folding bike  200 yen/1 day (Drop off at Ojiya station +100 yen)
※If you use the train early in the morning it is free to drop off.

・Mountain Bikes, Cross Bikes  300 yen/1 day (Drop off at Ojiya station +200 yen)


Express bus

【From the Kanto area】

★Ikebukuro – Ojiya IC (one way 3,100~5,100 yen)About 4 hours
(All-seat reservation system) Tokyo +81-3-5910-2525(Seibu Bus)
※16 round trips daily   ※Echigokotu > Bus Timetable(PDF)

 ・Express Bus Timetable(Excerpt)The bus leaves every hour

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15 minutes from Ojiya Interchange of Kanetsu Expressway.

Please come to Otsuka Koi Farm and Suehiroya liquor store on the national road 291.