How to get to Oga.
Using the train
|Tokyo Sta. - Akita Sta.||15 round trips / 1d||about 4 hours|
|Sendai Sta. - Akita Sta.||1 round trips / 1d||about 2.5 hours|
From Akita Sta. to Oga Sta.(JR Oga line)
JR stations within Oga-city are Funakoshi, Wakimoto, Hadachi, and Oga. Getting off at the last stop Oga is the most common way to visit Oga peninsula.
|Akita Sta. - Oga Sta.||15 round trips / 1d||about 1 hour|
- Using taxis and busses is common to visit places within Oga peninsula.
- Wakimoto station is the nearest station to Mt.Kanpu, but taxis are the only means of transport.
- Free shuttle busses can be provided if you are staying at a hotel or a ryokan in Oga.
- Public busses run in a schedule for local residents.
- Renting a car from Akita station and Akita airport is also recommended.
Using the airplain
|Tokyo (Haneda)||JAL･ANA||9 flights / 1d||65 min|
|Sapporo (New Chitose)||JAL･ANA||4 flights / 1d||55 min|
|Osaka (Itami)||JAL･ANA||6 flights / 1d||80 min|
|Nagoya (Chubu Centrair)||ANA||2 flights / 1d||85 min|
|Tokyo (Haneda)||ANA||2 flights / 1d||70 min|
Akita airport - Oga
Share taxi (Akita Airport Liner Oga Peninsula Line) from Akita airport to Akita station and Oga Station is also available.
Akita airport - Akita Sta. - Oga Sta.
Limousine busses run from Akita airport to Akita station.Akita Sta. - Oga Sta.
Rent a car
Both Akita and Odate-Noshiro airport provides a car rental service near the airport.
Using the car
Tohoku Expressway Kitakami JCT. - Akita Expressway - Showa Ogahanto IC. (About 20 min to Oga)
Travelling time from neighboring Prefectures.
Distance and time are calculated as 80 km/h on highways and 40 km/h on regular roads.
|Akita||Akita||about 40 km||about 1 hours||Route 7|
|Aomori||Aomori||about 170 km||about 3.5 hours||Route 7|
|Hirosaki||about 140 km||about 2.5 hours||Route 7|
|Iwate||Morioka||about 220 km||about 3 hours||Route 46|
|Yamagata||Sakata||about 160 km||about 3.5 hours||Route 7|
|Yamagata||about 260 km||about 5 hours||Route 13|
|Miyagi||Sendai||about 300 km||about 4 hours||Tohoku Expressway|
Travelling time from places within Akita.
Distance and time are calculated as 80km/h on highways and 40km/h on regular roads. Starting point is set at Oga Tourist Information Center.
*Clicking on the link will jump you to a google map route.
|Akita Sta.||about 30 km||about 40 min|
|Akita airport||about 50 km||about 1 hour|
|Ogata (Michinoeki Ogata)||about 16km||about 20 min|
|Noshiro||about 40 km||about 50 min|
|Hachimori Hatahatakan||about 65 km||about 1.3 hours|
|Shirakami-Sanchi (World Heritage Conservation Center, Fujisatokan)||about 70km||about 1.5 hours|
|Lake Towada||about 140 km||about 3 hours|
|Lake Tazawa||about 100 km||about 2 hours|
|Kakunodate||about 80 km||about 1.6 hours|
|Akita Furusato Village||about 100 km||about 1.3 hours|
|Yuri Honjo||about 65 km||about 1 hours|
|Roadside Station Kisakata Nemu no Oka||about 90 km||about 1.6 hours|
|Mt.Chokaisan||about 145 km||about 3 hours|
|Road Station Ogachi||about 125 km||about 1.6 hours|
|Akinomiya Hot Spring Village||about 140 km||about 2 hours|
Using the ferry
To Akita (Akita Port) by Shin Nihonkai Ferry
About 30 min by car from Akita Port to Oga
Tsuruga - Niigata - Akita (about 20 hours)
Dep. Tsuruga at 10:00 a.m. on Mon. - Arr. Niigata at 10:05 p.m. → Arr. Akita at 5:40 a.m. on Tue.
Dep. Akita at 8:35 a.m. on Sun. - Arr. Niigata at 3:30 p.m. - Arr. Tsuruga at 5:30 a.m. on Mon.
Niigata - Akita (about 6 hours)
Dep. Niigata at 11:05 p.m. on Mon. to Sat. - Arr. Akita at 5:40 a.m. on next day
Dep. Akita at 8:35 a.m. on Tue. to Sun. - Arr. Niigata at 3:30 p.m.
Tomakomai-Higashi - Akita (about 10 hours)
Dep. Tomakomai-Higashi at 7:30 p.m. on Mon. to Sat. - Arr. Akita at 7:35 a.m. on next day
Dep. Akita at 6:50 a.m. on Tue. to Sun. - Arr. Tomakomai-Higashi at 5:20 p.m.