Model day courses

Visit the Road Station Akan Tancho-no-Sato (Akan International Crane Center, and Crane Observation Center) by local bus.

Dep / Arr from Kushiro Station Bus Terminal

Dec 1, 2016 – Mar 31, 2017


Bus stop names Bus Schedule Destination
Bus Schedule Destination
Kushiro Station Bus Terminal Dep/10:15
To Lake Akan Dep/14:50
To Lake Akan
Tancho-no-Sato (Road Station)
Akan International Crane Center
Crane Observation Center
Red Berét
(5 hr and 07 min) Arr/15:59
(32 min)
Kushiro Station Bus Terminal
To Kushiro Station
To Kushiro Station

Bus Fare / Travel Time

Zones Bus Fare Travel Time
Adults Children
Kushiro Station – Tancho-no-Sato ¥1,450 ¥730 Approx. 63 – 78 min
Tancho-no-Sato – Kushiro Station ¥1,450 ¥730 Approx. 74 – 89 min

Economical Discounts

Akan Land Tancho-no-Sato Set Tickets
Red Berét – Day bathing
Kushiro Wetlands Museum
Akan International Crane Center
Admission to 3 facilities + round-trip bus fare
Adults / jr. high students ¥3,000
Children ¥1,500

Facility information

Akan International Crane Center [Grus] TEL 0154-66-4011
Facility Hours
Open all year 9:00 – 17:00
Crane Observation Center Facility Hours
8:30 – 16:30 (closes at 16:00 between Nov and Jan)
Facility Hours
Nov 1 – Mar 31 (open all year during the season)
Common ticket for main building and annex
Adults (high school and older)/ ¥470
Children (elementary and jr. high) / ¥240