By Bus or Train

Access Map By Bus or Train

Nineteen minutes by buses bound for Asama Hot Springs from Matsumoto Bus Terminal in front of Matsumoto Station, or from the Matsumoto Station Castle Exit Bus Stop. One minute on foot from the bus stop in front of Hot Plaza Asama.

You can also use the Yokota-Shindai Loop Line or the Shindai-Yokota Loop Line from Matsumoto Bus Terminal. The entrance to Asama Hot Springs is only eight minutes away on foot from the bus stop.

Last Bus Departure Time

  • Bound for Asama Hot Springs
    Matsumoto Station Castle Exit: 18:45
  • Yokota-Shindai Loop Line
    Bus terminal: 10 pm weekdays, 9:55 pm Sat/Sun

By Bicycle

Hot Plaza Asama is about a 20- to 30-minute bike ride from Matsumoto Station.
There is bicycle parking for up to 20 bikes to the right of the building if you face the entrance.

By Car

From Matsumoto Interchange

7.1 km/25 minutes

Take the Nagano Expressway Matsumoto Interchange exit and drive 2 km on national route 158 into Matsumoto City.
Turn right at the Chuo 1-chome intersection and follow the road for 4 km.
Go through the Asama Bridge East intersection and it will be on your left after the Naka-Asama intersection.

* There are three locations with free parking.