Fujisan Station is a primary station for Fujiyoshida City, Yamanashi Prefecture. Tourists including those who go to climb Mt. Fuji or go sightseeing in the surrounding area of Mt. Fuji use this station. Previously, the name of this station was Fujiyosida. It was renamed Fujisan Station in 2011. Available railways are the Otsuki Line and the Kawaguchiko Line operated by the Fujikyuko Line. This station is a hub station for Mt. Fuji tourism.
There is a car rental service office located 1 minute on foot from Fujisan Station. If you are planning to go to the Mt. Fuji 5th Station by car from Fujisan Station, it is recommended to rent a car at this service office. However, an advance booking is required if you travel during the peak season for climbing Mt. Fuji because is very crowded.
Mt. Fuji 5th Station is along Fuji Subaru Line (toll road) via National Route 139 and prefectural road 707. It takes about 42 minutes from Fujisan Station.