The Night View Bus Tour of Cape Chikyu and Muroran Factory - Hokkaido, Japan

Night bus tour by Donan Bus runs from Noboribetsu Onsen to Cape Chikyu and Muroran Factory, will be operated during 23th-28th July and 1st - 26th August 2022.

Muroran Night View Photo: Otto Muroran

Cape Chikyu is one of sightseeing spot in Muroran. The visitor can enjoy the view of Pacific Ocean from the cape’s observation deck.

Cape Chikyu Photo: Otto Muroran

Muroran Night View

Muroran is one of the leading heavy chemical industry and port city in Hokkaido. The night view of Muroran Factory is now gaining attention. The recommended points are Sokuryozan light up and Shiratori Ohashi.

Reservations and inquiries 

Noboribetsu Gateway Center (inside the Donan Bus Noboribetsu Onsen Terminal) 

Tel: 0143-84-2200 

Operation Time: 9:00-17:00


Adult: 2,500 yen

Child: 1,500 yen (Elementary students and below)

Poster: Noboribetsu Onsen

Bus Timetable (July-August) 

Duration: 2 hours 40 mins.

Bus Stop

1. Footbath Entrance         19:10

2. Park Hotel                 19:11

3. Daiichi Takimotokan         19:13

4. Central Noboribetsu-Onsen 19:14

5. Noboribetsu Onsen Terminal 19:15

Noboribetsu Onsen (Departs at 19:15)


High speed (Noboribetsu Higashi IC - Noboribetsu Muroran IC)


Cape Chikyu (20:00-20:15) Stops for 15 minutes


Shikuzu Park Observatory (20:40-20:55) Stops for 15 minutes


Shiratori Ohashi


High speed (Muroran IC - Noboribetsu Higashi IC)


Noboribetsu Onsen (21:45)


Bus Stop

Noboribetsu Onsen Terminal 21:45

Central Noboribetsu-Onsen 21:46

Daiichi Takimotokan         21:47

Park Hotel                 21:49

Footbath Entrance         21:50


The bus reservation can be made at Noboribetsu Gateway Center 2 months before departure.

The reservation accept until 17:00 or when reach quota.


The cancellation must be made by 17:00 before departure date.


Boarding the bus

1. Make a reservation.

2. Wait at reservation bus stop.

(Please check bus timetable)

3. Board the bus, pay fee and depart

The seat is unspecified.

Due to COVID-19 situation, please wear a mask, wash hands, temperature check and avoid to make loud noise. Eating and drinking are prohibited.

Reference: Noboribetsu Onsen

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