Access to Hiroshima University
Hiroshima International Airport has direct international flights to/from Seoul, Dalian, Beijing, Shanghai, Taipei, Bangkok, and Guam. It also has frequent flight to/from Tokyo International Airport 17 flights per day for each direction. JR Higashi-Hiroshima Station is the closest Shinkansen station from Hiroshima University (10 minutes by taxi). The Shinkansen is a network of high-speed railway with running speeds of up to 300km/h (188mph) connecting major cities in Japan including Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Kyoto, Kobe, Fukuoka, Sendai, Niigata, etc. Also, JR Saijo Station is a local station close to the Hiroshima University. Please see trans.pdf for the map.
- Hyperdia:Digital Timetable for Railways in Japan
- JR Rail PASS:JR discount ticket for foreigners. The Exchange Order must be perchanged from an authorized sales office or agent before coming to Japan.
- From Hiroshima Airport to Hiroshima University
- Time Table from JR Saijo Station to Hiroshima University (Japanese only. The table above is weekdays (Mon-Fri). The leftmost column is departure time at Bus Stop Saijo Station. The third column is arrival time at Hirodai Chuoguchi, which is the closest bus stop to the conference site.)