Aoshima > Access

Back to the article   Aoshima is located in Southern Kyūshū, from Tōkyō and Kansai area it becomes a remote location. The best way to reach it is by plane.   [mappress mapid=”42″]   ・Via air From Aoshima, the closest airport is Miyazaki Airport (MKI), which is connected with direct …

Muroran > Access

Back to the main article [mappress mapid=”74″] Muroran, located in southern Hokkaido, is not hard to reach from Sapporo and its airport. Take a look here about how to get to Muroran, and how to get around it. Getting to Muroran Getting around within Muroran The city of Muroran is …

Osorezan > Access

Back to the main article [mappress mapid=”73″] Osorezan is located in the middle of the Shimokita peninsula: it is therefore a remote place from the Kantō region, not to mention from Kansai. A day trip from these two regions is thus unthinkable. This is possible if you leave from the …

Juniko > Access

Back to the main article To get to Juniko, you must first reach the prefectures of Aomori or Akita. The closest airports are those of Odate-Noshiro (ONJ), Akita (AXT) and Aomori (AOJ). As of 2018 there are no low cost airlines available for these airports, so your choices are between …

Fuji Five Lakes > Access

Back to the main article   [mappress mapid=”39″]   ・By train Among the 5 lakes, only Kawaguchi Lake is directly accessible by train. If you come from Tōkyō area, take a Chūō Line train bound to Ōtsuki Station. The ride takes about 40 minutes (1.300 yen), and in most cases a change …

Ishigaki > Access

Back to the main article To Ishigaki! As Ishigaki is very far from the mainland, 99% of visitors reach this paradise by plane. Many flights connect Ishigaki to Okinawa’s main city Naha everyday, but you can come directly from Tōkyō Haneda and Ōsaka Itami airports. From Tōkyō the journey takes about 2 hours and …

Saitama Railway Museum > Access

Go back to the main article   [mappress mapid=”51″]   The museum is a few minutes from Ōmiya Station, in Saitama Prefecture. This is easily reachable from Tōkyō by using the Keihin-Tōhoku, Saikyō, Shōnan-Shinjuku, Takasaki-Utsunomiya lines. For those coming from the Tōhoku region by Shinkansen, Ōmiya is on the way …

Inuyama > Access

Go back to the main article   [mappress mapid=”52″]   From Nagoya there are many ways to get to Inuyama, in the northern part of Aichi Prefecture. Nagoya is quickly reachable from Tōkyō or Ōsaka by Shinkansen. From here you have to enter the underground station of Meitetsu-Nagoya Station, and …

Kanazawa > Access

Back to the main article   [mappress mapid=”40″]   ・By train From March 2015, thanks to the Hokuriku Shinkansen extension, it’s possible to reach Kanazawa from Tōkyō in about 2 hours and a half. On this line, you can take the new Shinkansen E7/W7 series, with charging plugs located by each …