It takes about 1 hour by bus from Matsue Station to Katae entrance. Please enjoy the scenery unique to this route until arrival.
First of all, please secure the right seat when you take the Ichibata bus. But don’t panic, the seats will surely be empty.
From Matsue Station to Katae
About 1 hour by bus (take the right side from Matsue Station and recommend the scenery around Nakaumi)
Matsue Station bus stop, this is the second stop.
About 20-30 minutes after departure, Japan’s fifth largest lake, “Nakaumi”, will spread to the right.
In the center you can see Daikon Island, where there is “Yushien”, famous for its peony and Japanese garden.
“ Benkeijima ” in Benkei no Sato in the foreground
At the end of Nakaumi, you can see the famous mountain “Daisen” called Hakuhou fuji.
On the left is Ejima Ohashi of “Betafumizaka”, famous for TV commercial
You can also see Daikon Island floating in Nakaumi. (This photo was taken from the top of Kitayama)
After that, we arrived at the relay station Mihonoseki(manbara) Terminal.
You can get to Mihonoseki terminal in about 40 minutes from Matsue Station. From here, change to the community bus that is already waiting. You can reach Katae in about 10 minutes from here.
Go through this green line.↓
The transit bus is waiting.
From there, take a community bus from Nakaumi to the Sea of Japan.
This time, the foot of the Shimane Peninsula welcomes you with seasonal colors.
Recently, we see a boar child, Weifang from the car.
I sometimes see foxes and owls,
Please enjoy the inside of the car while tweaking the right and left.
It is a bus stop at Katae entrance. 5 minutes walk from here to Kata Pass.
Route bus timetable from Matsue Station to Katae entrance via Banbaru terminal by Ichibata bus
Ichibata Bus (adult 750 yen) from Matsue Station to manbara Terminal
From there, you can change to the Mihoseki community bus to the Katae entrance. (200 yen for adults)
Matsue Station Bus Stop 6:50 → Arrival 7:33, manbara Terminal Station 7:45 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Stop 7:55 (※ All holidays closed on holidays)
From Matsue Bus Stop 7:30 → Arrival 8:13, manbara Terminal Station 8:45 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Bus Stop 8:56 (* Closed on all public holidays)
Matsue Bus Stop 9:45 → Arrival 10:29, manbara Terminal Station 10:40 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Bus Stop 10:51
Matsue Bus Stop 11:45 → Arrival 12:28, manbara Terminal Station 12:40 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Stop 12:51
Matsue Bus Stop 12:45 → Arrival 13:28, manbara Terminal Station 13:40 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Bus Stop 13:51 (* Closed on flights from public holiday terminal) * Approximately 5km from manbara Terminal to Katae
Matsue Bus Stop 13:45 → Arrival 14:28, manbara Terminal Station 14:40 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Stop 14:51
Matsue Bus Stop 14:45 → Arrival 15:28, manbara Terminal Station 15:40 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Bus Stop 15:51 (* Closed on flights from public holiday terminal) * Approximately 5km from manbara Terminal to Katae
Matsue Bus Stop 15:45 → Arrival 16:28, manbara Terminal Station 16:40 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Stop 16:51
Matsue Station Bus Stop 16:45 → Arrival 17:29, manbara Terminal Station → No connection bus
Departs at Matsue Bus Stop 16:50 → arrives at 17:20 (direct flight), arrives at Mahara Terminal Station 17:40 → arrives at Katae entrance stop at 17:51 (* Holidays closed on all holidays)
All flights except 16:55 stop at each station. However, this flight has a longer waiting time of 20 minutes at the terminal.
Matsue Bus Stop 17:45 → Arrival 18:32, manbara Terminal Station 18:45 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Stop 18:56
Matsue Station Bus Stop 17:55 → Arrival 18:42, manbara Terminal Station → No connection bus
Matsue Bus Stop 18:45 → Arrival 19:28, manbara Terminal Station 19:35 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Stop 19:46 1
Matsue Bus Stop 19:45 → Arrival 20:28, manbara Terminal Station 20:35 → Arrival at Katae Entrance Stop 20:46
A plan to ride in time for this 19:45 flight after having an early dinner around Matsue Station is good.
However, other than Saturday and Sunday.
* This timetable may be incorrect. Please check the bus company page again.