Matsuyama Station

Matsuyama Station 松山駅

Matsuyama Station in Matsuyama, Ehime Prefecture, Shikoku, is the main point of access for arriving in the city, whether from Honshu or other cities in Shikoku, though Matsuyama-shi Station is nearer to the center of town and its attractions including Matsuyama Castle.

Matsuyama Station, Ehime, Shikoku, Japan.
Matsuyama Station, Ehime Prefecture, Shikoku
Ishizuchi, an express that runs along the north coast of Shikoku from Takamatsu to Iyo-Saijo, Matsuyama, and on to Uwajima.
Ishizuchi, an express that runs along the north coast of Shikoku from Takamatsu to Iyo-Saijo, Matsuyama, and on to Uwajima

Matsuyama Station Trains

Matsuyama Station is on the JR Yosan Line from Takamatsu Station in Takamatsu.

The Shiokaze Express runs through to Okayama Station in Okayama on Honshu and takes three hours.

Ishizuchi Express trains to Takamatsu take two hours and 30 minutes approximately.

From Matsuyama Station trains also run south east to Yawatahama (for ferries to Beppu and Utsuki in Oita Prefecture) and Uwajima.

Iyotetsu trams run from outside the station to Matsuyamashi Station.

City taxis gather outside the main entrance.

Shiokaze, an express that runs between Okayama and Matsuyama.
Shiokaze, an express that runs between Okayama and Matsuyama
Iyotetsu tram in Matsuyama.
Tram at JR Matsuyama Station

Buses From Matsuyama Station

Iyotetsu operates local buses, limousine buses and highway buses in Matsuyama.

A limousine bus runs from Dogo Onsen via JR Matsuyama Station to Matsuyama Airport. The fare is 610 yen from Dogo Onsen and 460 yen from Matsuyama Station. Buses take around 40 minutes and run from 6.02am until 6.52pm from Dogo Onsen to Matsuyama Airport. From Matsuyama Airport buses begin at 8.05am and run until 9.25pm.

Another limousine bus connects Dogo Onsen via JR Matsuyama Station to Matsuyama Tourist Port. The fare is 770 yen from Dogo Onsen and 610 yen from Matsuyama Station. Buses take around 40 minutes and run from 6.56am until 8.41pm from Dogo Onsen to Matsuyama Tourist Port. From Matsuyama Tourist Port buses begin at 5.15am and run until 10.35pm.

Iyotetsu highway buses connect Matsuyama with Tokyo (12 hours), Osaka (5 hours-5 hours, 30 minutes), Kobe (4 hours), Kyoto (5 hours, 30 minutes), Fukuoka (9 hours, 45 minutes), Fukuyama (2 hours, 45 minutes), Nagoya (8 hours), Okayama (2 hours, 50 minutes), Kochi (2 hours, 30 minutes), Takamatsu (2 hours, 30 minutes) and Tokushima (3 hours, 5 minutes). There is also a JR highway bus to Tokyo.

A Shikoku Highway Bus 3-day Rider is available for 6,600 yen for adults.

Ehime Free Wifi (SSID: Ehime_Free_Wifi) is available on Iyotetsu limousine buses, city trams and the Botchan Ressha.

Iyotetsu bus in Matsuyama.
Iyotetsu bus in Matsuyama

Hotels near Matsuyama Station

There are a number of hotels near Matsuyama Station including the Hotel Sunroute Matsuyama, Business Hotel Mimachi, Guest House CasablancaTerminal Hotel Matsuyama and the New Kajiwara Hotel.

Map of Matsuyama Station Area


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