The recent typhoon

With regard to the circumstance in Hakone area.
As of 19th October 2019
Though a number of public transportation in the area is currently suspending their operation K's House Hakone is operating as usual.

Hakoneyumoto area includes Hakoneyumoto station is not damaged.
The trains to reach Hakoneyumoto is operating as scheduled. 
Hakone Tozan Bus used to reach K's House Hakone (line "K") is operating as scheduled.
The most of restaurants, shops and tourist spots around Hakoneyumoto area are open.
Lake Ashi sightseeing cruise ships are poerating as scheduled.

Hakone Tozan Train between Hakoneyumoto and Gora is not operated.
However it is not very easy to move around Hakone area by public transportation currently it is slowly recovering to the normal.
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