Service Information

  • Maya Cable

    Service operating normally.

  • Maya Ropeway

    Service operating normally.

  • Rokko-Arima Ropeway

    Service operating normally.

Operating hours / Passenger fares

The Maya Viewline consists of a cable-car and ropeway system, and it provides access from the base to the peak of Mt. Maya. The cable-car ride from Maya Cable Station to Niji no Eki Station takes roughly 5 minutes. From Niji no Eki Station, passengers can transfer to the Maya Ropeway. The ride from the Ropeway Niji no Eki Station to Hoshi no Eki Station takes roughly 5 minutes. Total travel time from Maya Cable Station to the peak of the mountain is approximately 15 to 25 minutes. During regular operation, ride services are provided every 20 minutes. During periods of over-congestion, passenger cars will be shuttled back and forth to accommodate increased numbers of passengers.

Cable-car/Ropeway

* Please note that total travel time may be longer than that listed, as additional waiting time may be required.

10:00 - 17:40

 

Service operating normally.

10:10 - 17:30

 

Service operating normally.

Operating hours

(Inbound) Maya Cable Station to Maya Cable Niji no Eki Station/Maya Ropeway Niji no Eki Station to Maya Ropeway Hoshi no Eki Station
(Outbound) Maya Ropeway Niji no Eki Station to Maya Ropeway Niji no Eki Station/Maya Cable Niji no Eki Station to Maya Cable Station

Contact information:Maya Viewline (078)861-2998

Seasonal hours Cable line Ropeway line
First Departure

Last  Departure

(Last for “Hoshi no Eki Sta.)
First Departure Last  Departure

Spring

Autumn
20.Mar.-19 Jul. 1 Sep.-31 Oct. Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays 10:00 17:40(17:20) 10:10 17:30
Fridays,Saturdays & holidays 10:00 21:00(20:40) 10:10 20:50
Summer 20 Jul.-31 Aug. Everydays 10:00 21:00(20:40) 10:10 20:50
Winter 1 Nov.-19 Mar. Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays 10:00 17:40(17:20) 10:10 17:30
Fridays,Saturdays & holidays 10:00 20:00(19:40) 10:10 19:50
  • - Closed Tuesdays (the following day if Tuesday is a national holiday)
  • - The (final ropeway bound for Hoshi no Eki) is the last connecting ride for the day, leaving from Maya Cable Station bound for the Ropeway Hoshi no Eki Station. Please note that there are no more outbound rides from Hoshi no Eki Station to Maya Cable Station for the rest of the day.
  • - Rides depart every 20 minutes. During periods of over-congestion, passenger cars will be shuttled back and forth to accommodate increased numbers of passengers.
  • - Operation may be suspended due to strong wind, etc.

Information

The special operating schedule for the Maya Viewline is as follows:

 

-January 27, 2017 – February 2, 2017 : 10:00 am – 7:50 pm * The Maya Viewline is closed on Tuesday, January 31, 2017.

-Days out of service to annual maintenance:February 13,2017 -February 28, 2017.

-May 1, 2017 – May 2, 2017 : 10:00 am – 8:50 pm.

-August 8, 2017 : 10:00 am – 12:50 pm.

-September 29, 2017 – October 5, 2016 : 10:00 am – 8:50 pm * The Maya Viewline is closed on Tuesday, October 3, 2017.

-October 30, 2017 : 9:20 am – 5:30 pm

-December 29, 2017 – January 3, 2018 : 10:00 am – 7:50 pm  * January 1, 2018 : 6:00 am – 5:30 pm

-January 1, 2018 : 6:00 am – 5:30 pm

 

The Maya Viewline is closed on Tuesdays. ( the following day if Tuesday is a national holiday; Open every day during the summer season.)

  • 10:00~17:30
  • 10:00~19:50
  • 10:00~20:50
  • Regular holiday or annual maintenance inspection holiday
  • Special Schedule

Please note that operating schedules are subject to change.

Passenger fares

( ) :Child fare

Lines Cable line Ropeway line Entire line
Sections Maya Cable Sta. ~ Niji no Eki Sta. Niji no Eki Sta. ~Hoshi no Eki Sta. Maya Cable Sta. ~ Hoshi no Eki Sta.
One-way 440yen(220yen) 440yen(220yen) 880yen(440yen)
Round-trip 770yen(390yen) 770yen(390yen) 1540yen(770yen)

Adult fare will be charged for passengers aged 12 and above, and child fare will be charged for passengers aged 6 years or older and younger than 12.
Additional fare discounts
Group discount (for groups of 15 or more people) : 10-30% discount 
Discount for seniors aged 65 years or older: 20% discount  
Discount for people with disabilities (passengers must present a disability identification booklet that is valid in Japan) : 50% discount