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Hakodate Tram

1-15 Komabacho, Hakodate 042-0935, Hokkaido
+81 138-52-1273
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We took the tram everyday during our stay at hakodate as this is the most convenient public... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Val L
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Convenience in Hakodate

One of the unique and better ways to get around in Hakodate... Brings you from the Bay of Hakodate... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deane S
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1-15 Komabacho, Hakodate 042-0935, Hokkaido
+81 138-52-1273
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the tram everyday during our stay at hakodate as this is the most convenient public transport in hakodate for locals and tourists. We used the iocca card for easy travel as this is accepted in japan and Hokkaido.

Thank Val L
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the unique and better ways to get around in Hakodate... Brings you from the Bay of Hakodate & Mount Hakodate all the way to the Yunokawa Station where you can visit the Monkeys in Onsen at the nearby Hakodateshi Nettai Botanical Gardens...

Thank Deane S
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Ride the tram in Hakodate! It's fun, convenient and lets you see the city in a fun way! There are one day passes for just the tram alone or day passes if you want a combo of the tram & bus.

1  Thank rayean88
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Established 1913, network throughout the city, operate in two Lines, frequency of running every 5 to 10 minutes. Simple and cheapest transportation travel around the city, covered all major sightseeing places in Hakodate. Best to buy a one day ride @¥600, allow unlimited ride, come...More

2  Thank Ukulele-sam1951
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Got a day pass for 600 the tram took us from Yunokawa Onsen to Morning market its about a 15min walk to the station from Wakamatsu its a peaceful walk

1  Thank daikin
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

A great second option to the bus - a very easy to use and understand tram. Overhead announcements are multiple languages and it’s very easy to use. You can cover some good distance with this very cheap and easy option for transport inside the city.

1  Thank Chris A
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Like normal bus...u board from the back doors and alight from the front. 1 day pass can be bought on the tram when u alight. Tram stops are conveniently located along many sightseeing places which makes it easy for tourists.

1  Thank Cher_Zhu
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

For me this trem like a bus But on their track Nothing different and nothing special Just like other public transport

Thank Yang C
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The tram may looks old but that what makes it unique and classy. If you're travellling to hakodate, make sure you use this tram as it's one of the city icon

Thank Danang T
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I bought 1 day pass ticket for tram which was very convenient to go around the city . Even there are 2 lines but the route are almost the same just only they are separated at almost the end of the line. The tram came...More

1  Thank sirikul k
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14 January 2018|
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Response from cjwa_79 | Reviewed this property |
I took the tram and stopped at the city hall station and walked towards the dock. As for Mount Hakodate, I took bus from the main terminal. It's better to take the bus at late afternoon so that you can reach the peak around... More
2 August 2017|
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Response from YUFEC11 | Reviewed this property |
you can use any kind of ic card available in japan. just tab after come in and tap out after you go out
Marilyn B
26 April 2017|
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Response from Paul_in_Australia | Reviewed this property |
The cruise port is about 700 metres from the Hakodate Dock tram terminus (route 5). Nothing special at the tram terminus but if you've got the time and the inclination a ride to the other end of the line (Yunokawa) is a... More