how to ride the bus

Four Corners to Downtown


  • Make sure that you have under ¥1000 bill with you
  • Check the bus schedule.
  • Walk to the Four Corner’s bus stop.
  • Get on the bus and take one ticket from the yellow machine.
  • Before the bus gets to the Iwakuni train station, push the button near the window.
  • If you don’t have exact change for your fare (¥130), you can exchange your ¥1000 bill or coins at the change machine next to the driver.
  • As you leave the bus, drop ¥130 into the fare box next to the diver with your ticket.
  • Bus fare for children for 6-11 years-old is ¥70. There is no charge for children five and under.

Downtown to Four Corners


  • bus stop number is #3
  • check the bus schedule.
  • bus #86, #89 or #66 will stop at four corners.
  • all procedures are the same as above.

Downtown to Three Corners


  • check the bus schedule.
  • bus #75 or #65 will stop at three corners.
  • bus fare is ¥140. children 6-11 years-old is ¥70.
  • all procedures are the same as above.

Helpful Phrases


  • Is this bus going to Kintai bridge? | このバスは錦帯橋へ行きますか?
  • Does this bus stop at Oyabu? | このバスは大藪に止まりますか?
enter through the middle door on the bus and exit through the front door.