This is the summary for Kawachi Fuji Garden admission and how to reach there as of 10 April 2017.
From 22 April till 7 May, visitors are required to have advance ticket. The advance ticket has been sold at 7/11 and FamilyMart convenience store network throughout the country since 15 March. Basic price is 500 yen. Visitors may pay additional 500 or 1,000 yen at the entrance, depending on the bloom condition. Peak charge is 1,000 yen. Advance ticket specifies the date and 2 hour time slot. The garden opens 8 AM till 6 PM. Last entry is 4 PM.
Most of the visitors drive since this is located in rural area of Kitakyushu. By the introduction of advance ticket system, traffic is not expected as busy as it used to be in 2015. Like 2016 season, shuttle bus service will be operated between 22 April and 7 May. The bus runs from and to JR Yahata station, a few time an hour.
Unlike 2016 season, some group bus tours have been organized by travel agencies, such as Hankyu Travel or Yomiuri Travel.