Access to Aomori City

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Access from outside the prefecture

Access map

Aomori city is a busy air, sea and land transport hub ‒ It is easily accessible from every part of Japan and a very convenient starting point for traveling within the prefecture.

By air / International

To Aomori Airport Seoul (Korean Air) 180 minutes

By air

To Aomori Airport Tokyo [Haneda] (JAL) 80 minutes
Osaka[Itami] (JAL) 95 minutes
Sapporo (JAL) 50 minutes
Nagoya Komaki (FDA) 85 minutes

Enquiries

  • JAL domestic reservations & Information Phone
    0570-025-071 (You can call from cell phones.)
    Other   Phone:03-5460-0522 Tokyo Reservation Center enquiries Phone:011-232-3690 Sapporo Reservation Center
  • FDA Call Center Phone: 0570-55-0489 (You can call from cell phones.)
  • Korean Air Co., Ltd. Reservations & Information Phone: 017-732-3311

By ferry

To Aomori Hakodate 3 hours and 40 minutes

Enquiries

  • Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferry Aomori Branch Phone: 017-766-4733
  • Seikan Ferry Aomori Branch Phone: 017-782-3671

By rail / Shinkansen

To Shin-Aomori Tokyo - Shin-Aomori 2 hours and 59 minutes
Shin-Osaka - Shin-Aomori 5 hours and 24 minutes
Shin - Hakodate - Hokuto - Shin - Aomori 1 hour and 1 minute

※The time required between stations is the minimum time.
※The time required for connections between trains is not included.
Enquiries for JR timetable, fare, charge and the availability of seats/Phone: 050-2016-1600 (6:00 a.m. to midnight)
※Approximately 15 minutes by car or 6 minutes by train or 30 minutes by bus between Shin-Aomori Station and Aomori Station.

By car

※The time required is calculated assuming a speed of 80 km/h and the distance and time is up to Aomori Chuo Interchange

    Time required Distance
Urawa Interchange Approximately 8 hours and 30 minutes 678.7km
Koriyama Interchange Approximately 5 hours and 50 minutes 467.1km
Fukushima-Nishi Interchange Approximately 5 hours and 20 minutes 428.6km
Yamagata-Kita Interchange Approximately 5 hours and 10 minutes 410.9km
Sendai-Miyagi Interchange Approximately 4 hours and 20 minutes 351.1km
Akita-Kita Interchange Approximately 4 hours and 20 minutes 344.6km
Morioka Interchange Approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes 171.4km
Aomori-Chuo Interchange

Access within the prefecture

Access map

As there are many railway lines such as the Tohoku Shinkansen, JR Ou Main Line and Aoi Mori Railway as well as expressways, accessibility to various places within the prefecture is excellent.

※The approximate time required between Aomori, Mutsu, Hirosaki, Hachinohe and Kuroishi by car, ship and railway

Aomori City Bus free route card one day pass
(available only on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays)

Available section:
All city routes run by City Bus one day pass with unlimited use
Fare:
adult (junior high school students or older) 500 yen child 250 yen
Sale location:
Aomori Station Office, in buses (only adult tickets available), etc.

Transportation enquiries

Taxi <members of Aomori City Taxi Association>

Miyago Kanko Taxi (L)
017-743-0385
Aomori Taxi
017-738-6000
Chinda Taxi (L)
017-734-8111
Asahi Taxi (L)
017-741-0451
Ichiban Taxi
017-739-5500
Wako Hire (L)
017-739-2211
Miyako Taxi(L)
017-766-2255
Shochiku Taxi
017-726-2121
Daiei Taxi
017-739-6000
Yomogita Kanko Bus
017-742-5544
Naricho Taxi (L)
017-763-1515
Kokusai Taxi (L)
017-781-1733
Aomori Chuo Taxi
017-781-5311
Bunka Taxi
017-742-1311
Hinode Taxi
017-777-3333
Koyo Taxi (L)
017-739-4321
Godo Totsu
017-788-1333
Hakkoda Kanko
017-738-3011
Sogo Kotsu (L)
017-742-1300

(L) Indicates the availability of large-size vehicles.
* Contact for lost property in the taxi

Aomori City Taxi Association
017-766-3660

Taxi <Namioka Area>

Namioka Taxi
0172-62-5111
Chuo Taxi
0172-32-2281

Tourist bus

Aomori Kanko Bus
017-739-9384
Koyo Kanko Bus
017-739-5522

Bus

Aomori City Bus Station Office
017-722-6702
JR Bus Tohoku Aomori Branch
017-723-1621
Shimokita Traffic
0175-22-3221
Towada Kanko Electric Railway
017-787-1556
Konan Bus Aomori Office
017-726-7575

Car rental

Station car rental Aomori Office
(within Orix car rental Aomori Station Branch)
017-722-0224
Station car rental Shin-Aomori Office
017-761-5515
Toyota Rent a Car Aomori Yasukata Branch
017-734-0100
Toyota Rent a Car Shin-Aomori Station West Exit Branch
017-782-0100
Toyota Rent a Car Aomori Airport Branch
017-739-0115
Nippon Rent-a-car Tohoku Aomori-Station Office
017-722-2369
Nippon Rent-a-car Tohoku Shin-Aomori Station Office
017-752-6130
Nippon Rent-a-car Tohoku Aomori Airport Office
017-739-7310
Nissan Rent a Car Shin-Aomori Station Branch
017-766-8866
Nissan Rent a Car Aomori Airport Branch
017-762-2323
Times Car Rental Aomori Branch
017-773-2932
Times Car Rental Aomori Airport Branch
017-762-2311
Times Car Rental Shin-Aomori Station Branch
017-761-5356
Orix Rent a Car Aomori Station Branch
017-773-3900
Orix Rent a Car Aomori Airport Branch
017-762-3543
Orix Rent a Car Shin-Aomori Station Apple Branch
017-781-9300
Orix Rent a Car Shin-Aomori Station Hamanasu Branch
017-752-6543

Traffic information

Japan Road Traffic Information Center
050-3369-6602

【Cautions when driving on expressways】

* You cannot enter Aomori Expressway from Tohoku Expressway Aomori Interchange.
* You cannot enter Aomori Interchange from Aomori Expressway.

In case of car breakdowns

JAF Aomori Road Service
0570-00-8139

Airplane

JAL Reservation Center
0570-025-071
ANA Reservation Center
0570-029-222
KAL (Korean Air) Aomori Branch
017-732-3313
FDA (Fuji Dream Airlines) Call Center
0570-55-0489

Ferry

Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferry Aomori Branch
017-766-4733
Seikan Ferry Aomori Branch
017-782-3671
City Line
017-722-4545
Mutsuwan Ferry Head Office
0174-22-3020