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Japan Bus Line

Luggage and Pets

Please note that pets are not allowed, neither on the bus nor on the trunk.
The restrictions for on-board luggage and trunk luggage are as follows:

Depending on the type of seat and bus you have booked, the trunk may not be available for luggage storage

Check-in luggage services are not available for all seat and bus types.
Luggage check-in is available
Please see below for information about luggage size and restrictions.
Luggage check-in is NOT available
There are buses with no trunk. Please ensure your carry-on luggage will fit on-board.

Carry-on Luggage Size

Average overhead rack size on single-deck buses
Average overhead rack size on single-deck buses
Average overhead rack size on the top deck of double-decker buses
Average overhead rack size on the top deck of double-decker buses.
Double-decker buses do not have overhead racks on the first deck.

Carry-on Luggage Restrictions

Items that cannot be carried on board:

Items not allowed on board or in the trunk:

Trunk luggage

Maximum size for trunk luggage

For one piece of luggage: height + width + depth = 155 cm maximum
max size of the luggage

Trunk luggage restrictions

Fragile Items Items that are easily breakable under vibration or susceptible to high temperatures are not allowed in the bus trunk. Please note that it is not possible for the bus to maintain a stablethe temperature in the trunk may vary widely.
Valuables Please do not check valuables in the trunk, including cash, jewelry, stock certificates, valuable antiques and musical instruments.
Double-Decker Buses Double- decker buses (Executive, Value, some buses with toilet, Sleeper) do not have a trunk, so we cannot accept big suitcases in them.
Sporting Equipment Size exceptions are made for the trunk storage of ski goods, snowboards and golf bags on single-deck buses. Other sporting equipment must be within the size restrictions. Please note that double-decker buses do not have trunks for storage.
Note: Ski goods, snowboards, surfboards, large instruments and golf bags are not accepted by the following bus companies:
Eagle Bus Co., Ltd., Enoden Bus Fujisawa Company, Limited, Ibaraki Kotsu, Kanto Bus Co., Ltd, Kintetsu Bus Co., Ltd., Maruichi Kanko Co., Ltd., Nagaden Bus Co., Ltd., Nankai Bus Co., Ltd., Nara Kotsu Bus Lines Co., Ltd., Nishi Tokyo Bus Co., Ltd., Odakyu City Bus Co., Ltd., Sanyo Bus Co., Ltd., Shimotsui Dentetsu.
Bicycles We do not accept any bicycles, including foldable types.