Luggage Shuttle Service, JR Kii-Tanabe Station to Takijiri-oji/Takahara

Luggage Shuttle (Kumano Kodo Shuttle Service)


This luggage shuttle service is a convenient way to send your luggage from Tanabe to your accommodation in Takijiri or Takahara so you do not need to carry your bags onto the local bus.

● From Tanabe accommodation\JR Kii-Tanabe station to Takijiri/Takahara accommodation.

This price plan is often used by pilgrims who are walking from Takijiri-oji to Takahara.  Takijiri-oji is a 40 minute local bus ride from Kii-Tanabe station.

Takijiri-oji is the spiritual entrance to the sacred Kumano Mountains and the start of the UNESCO World Heritage registered Nakahechi section of the Kumano Kodo pilgrimage route.  This is a popular place to start walking.

Takahara is a ridge top settlement with beautiful panoramic views.


●Online booking for the luggage shuttle services is only available if "all accommodations (pick-up/drop-off) are booked via Kumano Travel". 


JR Kii-Tanabe Station to Takijiri-oji/Takahara
1 piece(s) 5,000 yen
2 piece(s) 5,000 yen
3 piece(s) 6,000 yen
4 piece(s) 7,000 yen
5 piece(s) 8,000 yen
6 piece(s) 8,800 yen
7 piece(s) 9,500 yen
8 piece(s) 10,200 yen
9 piece(s) 10,900 yen
10 piece(s) 11,500 yen
11 piece(s) 12,000 yen
12 piece(s) 12,500 yen
13 piece(s) 13,000 yen
14 piece(s) 13,500 yen
15 piece(s) 14,000 yen
16 piece(s) 14,500 yen
17 piece(s) 15,000 yen
18 piece(s) 15,500 yen
19 piece(s) 16,000 yen
20 piece(s) 16,500 yen
21 piece(s) 17,000 yen


Pick-up Location and Times

Luggage pick-up is available at 7:45 or 12:15.  Other pick-up times can be arranged.

Possible pick-up locations:
Tanabe Tourist Information Center next to the JR Kii-Tanabe station.
● Tanabe Accommodation

>IMPORTANT NOTE: Tanabe Tourist Information Center does not run this luggage shuttle service, but rather another service provider.

This center is only a meeting point for you and the luggage shuttle staff.

Please do NOT give your luggage to Tanabe Tourist Information Cente Staff, but DIRECTLY to the luggage shuttle staff.

For pick-up at Tanabe Tourist Information Center, a SET TIME needs to be organized, and kept.

Please choose the meeting time when making the reservation request.

If there are changes to this time, please inform us as soon as possible.

● No transfer of breakable items available.
● Please do not leave valuables in your luggage. Carry them with you.
Drop-off Location

● Drop-off is only available at accommodations in Takijiri/Takahara area.
● Please inform us of where you are going to stay.

Number of Luggage
● Please input exact number of luggage to be shuttled.
● If there are extra pieces added onsite, extra charges may be added.


Date *
*Requests must be made 10 or more days in advance.
Contents Type * Travel Service
★ (Number of piece(s)) *
Pick-up Time *
Number of Participants * Male: Female: