The “Toyama Buri Kani Bus” tour route.

A bus that brings you directly from Toyama Station to the buri (yellowtail) of Himi and the kani (crab) of Shinminato... let’s go and have a taste!

  • around River Rest Stop Shinminato

Red snow crab lined up for sale... You can feel the atmosphere of midday fish auctions, a rarity in Japan, at the Shinminato fisherman’s wharf.

The Toyama Buri Kani Bus line is currently in operation, allowing you to board from JR Toyama Station and enjoy the specialties of Toyama Bay – crab, yellowtail, white shrimp and much more! After eating your fill, take in the atmosphere as you stroll along the bay. You can enjoy the sight of the Tateyama Mountain Range over the bay from many angles as the bus takes you across the Shinminato Bridge and up the Amaharashi coast.

It is now easier to watch the midday fish auctions at the Shinminato fisherman’s wharf.
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・From the “River Rest Stop Shinminato”, it is easy to enjoy walking around the Uchikawa River, an area also known as “the Venice of Japan”!

■Operation: Every day
■Bus fare:
Toyama Station – Shinminato Area ¥500    
Toyama Station – Himi Banyagai Harbor Market ¥1,000
Shinminato Area – Himi Banyagai Harbor Market ¥500
※Fare is paid inside the bus    
■Route: Toyama Station – Shinminato Area(★Kittokito Market, River Rest Stop Shinminato, Shinminato Government Office)– ★Himi Banyagai Harbor Market. Weekdays 1 round trip, weekends and holidays: 3 round trips

★Kittokito Market

★Himi Banyagai Harbor Market

※This information is based on the operation schedule as of November 1st, 2016.

The “Toyama Buri Kani Bus” tour route.

Event date 2015/03/14~2018/03/31
Address Toyama Chitetsu Best Tour Center
TEL 076-431-3113 (
Access Toyama Chitetsu Best Tour Center: Approximately 5-minutes walk from the northern exit of JR Toyama station
Official URL
Remarks *HP: Only available in Japanese text.
*Reservations accepted up to 7 days in advance.
*This bus is operated by a driver only; there is no tour guide.
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