- In-Car Services
(GPS-Linked Audio Guidance)
Japanese / English / Chinese / Korean / Spanish / French / German
* Newly supported languages will be announced as they become available.
The following additional services are offered from November to March in order to provide our passengers with a pleasant journey even in winter.
- ① Lap blankets(Starting from Nov 18th)
- ② Disposable pocket warmers(Starting from Dec 1st)
- ③ Glass roof bus with heater★(Operating all year)
Schedule of the glass roof bus
＜From Kyoto station (1)＞
🟊: The glass roof bus is operating as one of the Kyoto Course buses. *Schedule may change during bus maintenance.
※ Service period as stated above may change depending on weather conditions.
Free Wi-Fi service is available to all passengers.
＜How to Connect＞
- From your devices settings screen, turn on Wi-Fi connectivity.
- Select “SkyHopbus_free” enter the password “skyhopbus”, and connect.
- We are not responsible for any loss of data caused by use of this service. We appreciate your understanding.
- The service may not be available in some locations due to poor connectivity.
- Connection speeds may be affected if the network is congested or if the communication environment is not ideal.
Passengers are allowed to get on the Sky Hop Bus at any bus stop. Tickets may be purchased from staff upon riding the bus using cash or credit card.
＜How to Pay＞
- Visit the ticket office or contact a member of the in-car staff. Cash or credit card is accepted.(Credit cards with or without an IC chip are accepted.)
- Review the screen shown by the staff and check the prices for mistakes.
- Upon completion of the transaction, the staff will provide a 24-hour ticket.
- The bus offers non-reserved seating only. Reserved seating is not available.
- Tickets cannot be refunded after being issued.