JR Takayama Station

Page Number T4000218  Updated on  March 19, 2018  Print

Photograph of the new Takayama Station from the outside

Takayama Station, located at 22-2 Showamachi 1-chome, Takayama City, serves as the entrance to Takayama. The new station building was completed in 2016. 

There are two entrances/exits: East Exit (Norikura-guchi) and West Exit (Hakusan-guchi). Visitors can enter the station both from the east and the west. The skybridge which connects the gates inside the station building is open 24 hours. 

Photograph of East Exit (Norikura-guchi)
East Exit (Norikura-guchi)
Photograph of West Exit (Hakusan-guchi)
West Exit (Hakusan-guchi)

The ticket gates are located on the second floor. There are also waiting rooms and shops on the second floor, so tourists can relax or shop while waiting for the train to arrive. Takayama Festival themed items are displayed on the skybridge. The lower halves of two full-size yatai floats are on exhibit. Visitors can see yatai wheels, decorations and builders’ tools inside the 14 showcases. 

Photograph of the waiting room
waiting room
Photograph of the skybridge

Hours (Ticket Office): 6:00 a.m. to 8:50 p.m. (as of November 1, 2017)

There is a cafe "i-cafe TAKAYAMA" (hours 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.) on the first floor. Tourists can have a light meal, collect information on sightseeing in Takayama and book activities. Coin-operated lockers are next to the cafe and available 24 hours a day.
For those who are staying at Hotel Associa, there is a baggage delivery service from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Please note that this service is only available for those who are checking in the same day.)

Coin-Operated Lockers

Numbers 111 54 20 6 2
Price 300 yen 400 yen 500 yen 600 yen 800 yen


Delivery Service Desk

At the Delivery Service Desk located near the station, services such as short-term storage and "Takkyubin" door-to-door delivery service.

14 Hanasatomachi 5-chome, Takayama City

depending on the service

Short-term storage service

April to October: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
November to March: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This is a service for customers to store their items for a short time period.

Size Details Price (yen / Day)
Medium W:53cm x L:36cm x H:34cm 500 yen
Large Items larger than above 800 yen
  Coats & Jackets 300 yen

You may include several items within the overall size limit. The price includes a consumption tax.

Ekimae "Tebura Kanko Service" Same Day Service

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • This is a service used to deliver baggage to the hotel the same day.
  • Please note that this service is only available if the hotel is located within city limits or nearby areas.
  • If you are staying at Hotel Associa, please see i-cafe TAKAYAMA to sign up for this service.
Size Total length, width and height Weight Price
Compact (item fits inside designated container) 594 yen

≦ 60cm

≦ 2kg 907 yen
80 ≦ 80cm ≦ 5kg 1,123 yen
100 ≦ 100cm ≦ 10kg 1,361 yen
120 ≦ 120cm ≦ 15kg 1,577 yen
140 ≦ 140cm ≦ 20kg 1,814 yen
160 ≦ 160cm ≦ 25kg 2,030 yen

The prices include a consumption tax.

"Takkyubin" Door-to-Door Service

April to October 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
November to March 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Next day delivery service closes at 3:30 p.m. Any baggage dropped off after 3:30 p.m. will be delivered the day after next.
  • This is a service used to deliver small packages to a specific location.
  • Packages will be kept at room temperature. Chilled or frozen food or dangerous items cannot be accepted.