Ground Transportation By Bus

Bus Information

There is both a limousine bus and a regular city bus that go between Niigata station and Niigata Airport.

  Limousine bus Regular bus
Bus boarding area Niigata Station South Exit Niigata Station Bandai Exit
Route Nonstop from the South side of Niigata Station to the airport Bandai side of Niigata station ~Bandai City~ Niigata airport. Boarding possible at all stops.
Number of Buses in Operation 65 round-trip services per day (approximately every 20 to 30 minutes) approximately 1 per hour
Travel time ~25 minutes ~33 minutes
Fare
Station to Airport
410 yen (210 yen for children)
Contact Niigata Kotsu   TEL.025-246-6333

Bus Station

Niigata Station
Niigata Airport

IC cards that can be used

※Cards cannot be charged on the bus (Only RYUTO cards can be charged)

  • RYUTO (Niigata Kotsu)
  • Suica (East Japan Railway Company)
  • Kitaca (Hokkaido Railway Company)
  • PASMO (Pasmo Co., Ltd.)
  • manaca (Nagoya Transportation Development Organization)
  • TOICA (Central Japan Railway Company)
  • ICOCA (West Japan Railway Company)
  • Hayakaken (Fukuoka City)
  • nimoca (Nimoca Co., Ltd.)
  • SUGOCA (Kyushu Railway Company)

Niigata Station to Niigata Airport

Weekday timetable

Departs South Side (Limousine Bus)
06:30 → 06:55 12:30 → 12:55
06:50 → 07:15 12:50 → 13:15
07:10 → 07:35 13:10 → 13:35
07:30 → 07:55 13:30 → 13:55
07:50 → 08:15 14:00 → 14:25
08:10 → 08:35 14:30 → 14:55
08:30 → 08:55 15:00 → 15:25
08:50 → 09:15 15:30 → 15:55
09:10 → 09:35 15:50 → 16:15
09:30 → 09:55 16:10 → 16:35
09:50 → 10:15 16:30 → 16:55
10:10 → 10:35 17:00 → 17:25
10:30 → 10:55 17:30 → 17:55
11:00 → 11:25 17:50 → 18:15
11:30 → 11:55 18:10 → 18:35
11:50 → 12:15 18:40 → 19:05
12:10 → 12:35 -
Departs Bandai Side (Regular bus)
06:35 → 07:09 14:30 → 15:03
07:30 → 08:04 15:40 → 16:16
08:40 → 09:13 16:12 → 16:48
09:00 → 09:33 16:30 → 17:06
09:30 → 10:03 17:36 → 18:14
10:30 → 11:03 17:48 → 18:26
11:30 → 12:03 18:12 → 18:49
12:05 → 12:38 19:12 → 19:46
12:30 → 13:03 19:30 → 20:04
13:30 → 14:03 -

Timetable of Saturday and holiday

Departs South Side (Limousine Bus)
06:30 → 06:55 12:30 → 12:55
06:50 → 07:15 12:50 → 13:15
07:10 → 07:35 13:10 → 13:35
07:30 → 07:55 13:30 → 13:55
07:50 → 08:15 14:00 → 14:25
08:10 → 08:35 14:30 → 14:55
08:30 → 08:55 15:00 → 15:25
08:50 → 09:15 15:30 → 15:55
09:10 → 09:35 15:50 → 16:15
09:30 → 09:55 16:10 → 16:35
09:50 → 10:15 16:30 → 16:55
10:10 → 10:35 17:00 → 17:25
10:30 → 10:55 17:30 → 17:55
11:00 → 11:25 17:50 → 18:15
11:30 → 11:55 18:10 → 18:35
11:50 → 12:15 18:40 → 19:05
12:10 → 12:35 -
Departs Bandai Side (Regular bus)
07:37 → 08:09 13:57 → 14:30
08:32 → 09:05 14:27 → 15:01
09:32 → 10:05 15:27 → 16:01
10:32 → 11:05 16:27 → 17:01
11:27 → 12:00 17:27 → 18:00
12:27 → 13:00 18:27 → 19:00
13:27 → 14:00 19:27 → 20:00

Niigata Airport to Niigata Station

Weekday timetable

Reg Regular Lim Limousine

Departs Niigata Airport
07:14 → 07:48 Reg 14:50 → 15:15 Lim
07:41 → 08:15 Reg 15:10 → 15:35 Lim
08:18 → 08:53 Reg 15:15 → 15:48 Reg
08:30 → 08:55 Lim 15:30 → 15:55 Lim
08:50 → 09:15 Lim 15:50 → 16:15 Lim
09:10 → 09:35 Lim 16:10 → 16:35 Lim
09:30 → 09:55 Lim 16:25 → 16:57 Reg
09:50 → 10:15 Lim 16:50 → 17:15 Lim
10:15 → 10:49 Reg 17:10 → 17:43 Reg
10:20 → 10:45 Lim 17:25 → 17:58 Reg
10:50 → 11:15 Lim 17:30 → 17:55 Lim
11:10 → 11:35 Lim 17:50 → 18:15 Lim
11:15 → 11:49 Reg 17:55 → 18:27 Reg
11:30 → 11:55 Lim 18:10 → 18:35 Lim
11:50 → 12:15 Lim 18:25 → 18:57 Reg
12:10 → 12:35 Lim 18:30 → 18:55 Lim
12:15 → 12:48 Reg 18:50 → 19:15 Lim
12:30 → 12:55 Lim 19:05 → 19:35 Reg
12:50 → 13:15 Lim 19:20 → 19:45 Lim
12:50 → 13:23 Reg 19:40 → 20:05 Lim
13:15 → 13:48 Reg 20:00 → 20:25 Lim
13:20 → 13:45 Lim 20:21 → 20:51 Reg
13:50 → 14:15 Lim 21:00 → 21:25 Lim
14:15 → 14:48 Reg 21:15 → 21:40 Lim*
14:20 → 14:45 Lim

* Shuttle bus departure times are subject to change to accomodate flight schedules.

Timetable of Saturday and holiday

Reg Regular Lim Limousine

Departs Niigata Airport
08:15 → 08:49 Reg 14:50 → 15:15 Lim
08:30 → 08:55 Lim 15:10 → 15:35 Lim
08:50 → 09:15 Lim 15:20 → 15:54 Reg
09:10 → 09:35 Lim 15:30 → 15:55 Lim
09:15 → 09:49 Reg 15:50 → 16:15 Lim
09:30 → 09:55 Lim 16:10 → 16:35 Lim
09:50 → 10:15 Lim 16:35 → 17:08 Reg
10:15 → 10:49 Reg 16:50 → 17:15 Lim
10:20 → 10:45 Lim 17:10 → 17:43 Reg
10:50 → 11:15 Lim 17:30 → 17:55 Lim
11:10 → 11:35 Lim 17:50 → 18:15 Lim
11:20 → 11:54 Reg 18:10 → 18:35 Lim
11:30 → 11:55 Lim 18:20 → 18:53 Reg
11:50 → 12:15 Lim 18:30 → 18:55 Lim
12:10 → 12:35 Lim 18:50 → 19:15 Lim
12:25 → 12:59 Reg 19:10 → 19:40 Reg
12:30 → 12:55 Lim 19:20 → 19:45 Lim
12:50 → 13:15 Lim 19:40 → 20:05 Lim
13:10 → 13:44 Reg 20:00 → 20:25 Lim
13:20 → 13:45 Lim 20:21 → 20:51 Reg
13:50 → 14:15 Lim 21:00 → 21:25 Lim
14:10 → 14:44 Reg 21:15 → 21:40 Lim *
14:20 → 14:45 Lim -

* Shuttle bus departure times are subject to change to accomodate flight schedules.