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The Sapporo Smile Bus will operate for a limited time this summer to explore tourist spots in central and suburbs of Sapporo.

The Sapporo Smile Bus will operate for a limited time this summer to explore tourist spots in central and suburbs of Sapporo.
This unlimited day tour bus departs from the downtown area (Chuo Bus Sapporo terminal, JR Sapporo Station North Exit), and runs on a route through Moerenuma Park, Sapporo Satoland Farm Park, and the Sapporo Beer Museum (Sapporo Beer Garden) before returning to central Sapporo, allowing you to get on and off freely at each stop.
In addition, you can receive special services when you present your ticket at tourist sites in Sapporo.
This year, you can also receive Chuo Bus benefits such as free use of local buses and great deals on regular sightseeing buses.
English-speaking staff and free Wi-Fi are available on board, so visitors can use this bus without worries.
Special perks also come with buying a ticket for the Smile Bus, so do take advantage of the Smile Bus for summer sightseeing in Sapporo!

■ Period of service
Thursday, August 1 – Monday, September 30, 2019
* No bus service on: Sunday, August 25 and Saturday, September 7, 2019

■ Stop locations
Chuo Bus Sapporo Terminal Bus Stop No. 10, Sapporo Station North Exit Bus Stop No. 4, Moerenuma Park, Sapporo Satoland Farm Park, Sapporo Beer Museum (Sapporo Beer Garden)

■ Price
1 day ticket
Adults: 1,000 yen
Child: 500 yen (Elementary school age and younger)
One ride
Adults: 500 yen
Child: 250 yen (Elementary school age and younger)

■ 1 day ticket sales place
Please purchase a one-day ticket at one of the following and get on the bus.
* You may not be able to get on your desired bus because it is full.

1. Purchase on board
When you get on the bus at each stop, you can purchase from the staff aboard the bus.
Payment for one-day tickets is cash only, and IC cards can be used for single trips.

2. Buy at ticket window
You can purchase a one-day ticket at the ticket window below with cash.

Chuo Bus Sapporo Terminal 1F Window (Odori Higashi 1-chome, Chuo-ku, Sapporo City)
※ Opening hours 7:30-18:00

Sapporo Ekimae Terminal Central Bus Counter (Shinjo City Chuo Ward Kita 5 J West 2-Chome)
※ South Lane 15 stop
※ Opening hours 7:30-18:00

Sybe Tours Inc. (O-Dong 1-chome, Chuo-ku, Sapporo)
※ Chuo Bus Sapporo terminal the second floor
※ Opening hours from 9:00 to 17:00 on weekdays (business only on weekdays)

Hokkaido-Sapporo Tourist Information Center (6-6 Nishi 4-Chome, Kita-ku, Sapporo City)
※ JR Sapporo Station West Concourse
※ Opening hours from 8:30 to 20:00

■ Inquiries
7:30 – 18:00
TEL 0570-200-600 (General Information, Chuo Bus Sapporo Terminal)