The database has been updated to the March 2020 version.
This version include 6 newer stations on the this year additional.
You can easily search the road stations in Japan.
In Japan, At the road side station, you can take a break for driving, buy local speciality things and take a hot spring.
It's very popular as a leisure facility.
This app is able to search easily a road side stations.
The app has two types of search a way, one from the map and the other by specifying detailed conditions from the list.
In the map mode, you can search it with a radius of 50 km or less from the current location or the selected position.
In the list mode, you can search using facility equipment, type of parking lot available, free word etc.
Free words search can also be used as a search word, for kanji and hiragana in some of the facility name and address, and roman for facility name.
The app can also display map-codes that can be used with car navigation systems.
You can write own notes.
If you are challenging the stamp-rally of the road station, you can record by just tapping at detailed screen, and identify the place that you visited on the map.
You can display the pinpoint weather forecast of the road station. Since weather forecasts can be showed every hour for 7 days, please use it as a reference when you plan your traveling.
You can also check the latest news about road side station every day. When there is newest news, the news-icon turns red on the main screen. You'll not miss the information on such as events and more etc.
You can check reviews and you can also be able to look for nearby places (such as hot springs and restaurants) at a road side station.
[About search from the map]
If you choose "Region > State" from the pull-down menu, you can stand pin up a road side station's in the designated prefecture on tha map.
By tapping the center mark on the map, you can also set pin a road side station within 50 km.
[About detailed search]
- Free word
· Part of Kanji name of the facility or Kana name, Roman name
· Part of address (only Kanji)
- Facility equipment conditions
· Baby cot
· Diner / Cafe
· Hot spa
· Campsite etc.
· Gas station
· EV charging facility
· Shower facilities
· Experience facility
· Tourist information
· Accessible restroom
· Sell ticket of station
- Parking condition
· Parking available for large car
· Parking available for disabled people
- Prefecture condition
· Select the prefecture to be targeted
· Selection by block of stamp rally
[About the data of the road side station]
The data is created based on open data publicly available by the MLIT.
If you find a mistake, please tell me via app's support site.
The App check the latest of the database at startup.
If there is an update, it will be notified by the startup message, so please update at the app Settings with to tap the "Update" button. The "Update" button is showed only when there is an update database.
[About the weather forecast]
The weather forecast uses data of "World Weather Online". That data may be different from JMA because each data is base on different weather model.
[Notice from author]
V1.4.0 later was added the advertisement.
Ad delete function is abolished from v1.6.0.
The profit of ads will use for a development of app such as data maintenance and payment to paid data.