Oga City Tourist Office Telephone Information:
TEL 0185-24-4700 (from 8:30 to 17:00)
|Tokyo - Akita||15 round-trips per day||Approximately 4 hours|
|Sendai - Akita||1 round-trip per day||Approximately 2.5 hours|
Traveling from Akita Station, there are 4 stations within the Oga area on the JR Oga Line. These are Funakoshi, Wakimoto, Hadate, Oga Station sequentially traveling from the Akita direction. It is common to get off at the terminal point "Oga Station".
|Akita Station - Oga Station||15 round-trips per day||Approximately 1 hour|
|Tokyo (Haneda)||JAL, ANA||Nine flights a day||65 minutes|
|Sapporo (New Chitose)||JAL, ANA||Four flights a day||55 minutes|
|Osaka (Itami)||JAL, ANA||Six flights a day||80 minutes|
|Nagoya (chyubu international)||ANA||Two flights a day||85 minutes|
|Tokyo (Haneda)||ANA||Two flights a day||Approximately 70 minutes|
The Akita Airport Liner service is available from Akita Airport and it is possible to travel directly to Oga via the "Oga Peninsula Issue" service which departs from and arrives at Akita Airport. Please confirm travel rates on the Akita Airport Liner homepage (in Japanese.)
There is a regular Limousine Bus service that runs between Akita Airport and Akita Station (journey time: approximately 40 minutes.) Akita Station - Oga Station information is here.
Both Akita and Odate Noshiro have rent-a-car facilities located near the airports. Akita Airport - Oga is approximately 1.5 hours by car
Tohoku Expressway Northern JCT → Akita Expressway → Showa Oga Peninsula IC. It is approximately a 20 minute drive to Oga after exiting from the expressway.
The indicated travel times below are calculated as follows: Use of highway roads (traveling at an average speed of 80 km/h) · Use of general roads (traveling at an average speed of 40 km/h).
|Akita||Akita City||Approximately 40km||Approximately 1 hour||Route 7|
|Aomori||Aomori City||Approximately 170km||Approximately 3.5 hours||Route 7|
|Hirosaki City||Approximately 140km||Approximately 2.5 hours||Route 7|
|Iwate||Morioka City||Approximately 220km||Approximately 3 hours||Route 46|
|Yamagata||Sakata City||Approximately 160km||Approximately 3.5 hours||Route 7|
|Yamagata City||Approximately 260km||Approximately 5 hours||Route 13|
|Miyagi||Sendai City||Approximately 300km||Approximately 4 hours||Tohoku Expressway|
All travel times are calculated to and from the Oga Tourist Information Center. The indicated travel times below are calculated as follows: Use of highway roads (traveling at an average speed of 80 km/h) · Use of general roads (traveling at an average speed of 40 km/h).
|Akita Station||Approximately 30km||Approximately 40 minutes|
|Akita Airport||Approximately 50km||Approximately 1 hour|
|Ogata-mura (Ogata Service Area)||Approximately 16km||Approximately 20 minutes|
|Noshiro City||Approximately 40km||Approximately 50 minutes|
|Hachimori Hatahata Museum||Approximately 65km||Approximately 1.3 hours|
|Shirakami-Sanchi (World Heritage Center Fujisato Hall)||Approximately 70km||Approximately 1.5 hours|
|Lake Towada||Approximately 140km||Approximately 3 hours|
|Lake Tazawa||Approximately 100km||Approximately 2 hours|
|Kakunodate||Approximately 80km||Approximately 1.6 hours|
|Akita Furusato Village (Yokote)||Approximately 100km||Approximately 1.3 hours|
|Yurihonjo City||Approximately 65km||Approximately 1 hour|
|Kisakata Nemuno Hill Service Area||Approximately 90km||Approximately 1.6 hours|
|Mount Chokai||Approximately 145km||Approximately 3 hours|
|Ogachi Service Area||Approximately 125km||Approximately 1.6 hours|
|Akinomiya Hot Spring Village||Approximately 140km||Approximately 2 hours|
Please click on the links to confirm routes with Google Maps.
It takes approximately 30 minutes by car from Akita Port to Oga.
[Tsuruga] Monday 10:00 Departure → [Niigata] arrival at 22:30 → [Akita] next day arrival at 5:40
[Akita] Sunday 8:35 Departure → [Niigata] arrival at 15:30 → [Tsuruga] next day arrival at 5:30
[Niigata] Monday to Saturday 23:05 Departure → [Akita] next day arrival at 5:40
[Akita] Tuesday to Sunday 8:35 Departure → [Niigata] arrival at 15:30
[Tomakomai Eastern Port] Monday to Saturday 19:30 Departure → [Akita] next day arrival at 7:35
[Akita] Tuesday to Sunday 6:50 Departure → [Tomakomai Eastern Port] arrival at 17:20