Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • Hikyaku Maruo

    Hikyaku Maruo

  • Mr. Ono

    Mr. Ono

  • Delivering luggage

    Delivering luggage

  • Hikyaku Maruo

    Hikyaku Maruo

  • Kumano Kodo

    Kumano Kodo

  • Yatagarasu amulet

    Yatagarasu amulet

  • Chikatsuyu village

    Chikatsuyu village

  • Nachi falls

    Nachi falls

  • Takahara


  • Hongu spring festival

    Hongu spring festival


Kumano Kodo Luggage Shuttle

Hikyaku Maruo is a luggage shuttle service, who specialize on supporting pilgrims and trekkers on the World Heritage Kumano Kodo pilgrimage Nakahechi route. 

The smiley Mr. Ono is always happy to help visitors. Chikatsuyu village is his home town. He wants guests to be able to fully enjoy the area, without worrying about their luggage. 

Hikyaku Maruo offers pick-up and delivery to accommodations, with the exception of the convenient pick-up option at the JR Kii-Tanabe station.  Please have a pleasant trip!

A tag will be attached to your shipped luggage by Hikyaku Maruo with all of your destination and identification information in Japanese.
Please do not remove the tag to ensure safe delivery of your bags. Thanks for your understanding.

Full Name

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)


Central Tanabe, Nachisan, Chikatsuyu, Koguchi, Wataze Onsen (Hongu), Kawayu Onsen (Hongu), Yunomine Onsen (Hongu), Hongu, Takahara, Greater Nakahechi, Kamitonda, Ukegawa, Nonaka, Central Katsuura, Takijiri, Takata, Fushiogami


Luggage Shuttle Service

Rating & Reviews


 Price Plan(s)

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • JR Kii-Tanabe Station/Tanabe accommodation ~ Takahara
    5,060 yen~

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • JR Kii-Tanabe Station/Tanabe accommodation ~ Chikatsuyu/Nonaka
    6,160 yen~

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • JR Kii-Tanabe Station/Tanabe accommodation ~ Hongu Area
    7,480 yen~

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • Takahara ~ Chikatsuyu/Nonaka
    2,640 yen~

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • Takahara ~ Hongu Area
    3,520 yen~

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • Chikatsuyu/Nonaka ~ Hongu Area
    3,080 yen~

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • Hongu Area ~ Koguchi(Kogumotori-goe)
    4,400 yen~

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • Koguchi ~ Nachi/Katsuura(Ogumotori-goe)
    7,700 yen~

Hikyaku Maruo (Luggage Shuttle)

  • Hongu Area ~ Nachi/Katsuura
    7,700 yen~



Before 20 days
No cancellation fee
8~20 days before
20% of total
2~7 days before
30% of total
Day before: until 17:00 (JST)
40% of total
Day before: after 17:00 (JST)
100% of total
Service Day
100% of total

● No refunds provided if guests do not meet service provider at the designated time and location.

● No refunds provided if the number of pieces of luggage is decreased or the route is shortened after 17:00 the day before.

● An extra fee will be charged if the number of pieces of luggage is increased or the distance of delivery increased.

● Due to reservation changes, if it is not possible to arrange transport with the same provider, arrangements will be made with a different provider. In this case, the first reservation will be cancelled and refunded, and the fixed cancellation fee will be charged if it applies. Then the new arrangement will be processed as a new reservation.
    ■ Pick-up and delivery are limited to accommodations booked ONLY via the KUMANO TRAVEL Community Reservation System in order to prevent problems such as accommodations refusing to accept luggage or loss in transit due to miscommunication.

    ■ Daily luggage shuttle service needs to be booked at least 10 days in advance.
    ■ Please be sure to attach a tag containing your name, phone number and email address to your luggage.
    ■ Put everything inside your bag and DO NOT attach anything, such as umbrellas or plastic bags.

    ■ Additional fees may be charged to luggage not satisfying these conditions.

    kumano kodo luggage shuttle bag conditions

    ■ Transport NOT available for:
          ● Valuable or fragile items
          ● Flammable, hazardous or dangerous materials
          ● Frozen or refrigerated foods/medicine
    ■ We are not responsible for any loss or damage that occurs during transport.