There are 3 ways to get from Yufuin Station to Aso-san by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 3 min

$33

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. JR Kyudai / ...
  2. Hōhi Main

$59 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. 53 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Yufuin Station, Japan and Aso-san, Japan?

Kyushu Sanko Group operates a bus from Yufuin Station to Aso-san once daily. Tickets cost $28 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Yufuin Station to Aso-san via Oita and Ikoi no Mura in around 4 h 28 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yufuin to Oita
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
JR Kyushu Railway Company
Website
jrkyushu.co.jp
Train from Oita to Ikoi no Mura
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
jrkyushu.co.jp
Bus operators
Kyushu Sanko Group
Website
kyusanko.co.jp
Bus from Yufuin BC to Aso
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Yufuin Station and Aso-san is 49 km. The road distance is 85 km.

The cheapest way to get from Yufuin Station to Aso-san is to drive which costs ¥950 - ¥1500 and takes 1 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Yufuin Station to Aso-san is to drive which takes 1 h 16 min and costs ¥950 - ¥1500.

No, there is no direct bus from Yufuin Station to Aso-san. However, there are services departing from Yufuin BC and arriving at Asosan Nishi via Aso. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Yufuin Station to Aso-san, including transfers.