Venue

Session Venue

Invited Talks/Tutorials Venue

Travel Information

From Tokyo Area

By Air

You can get to Kanazawa from Haneda Airport via Komatsu Airport. For the details, refer to the above, please.

By Train

You can also get to Kanazawa by JR (Japan Railway) from Tokyo Station via Echigoyuzawa Station. It will take about 4 hours by Super Express 'Toki' from Tokyo Station to Echigoyuzawa Station and Special Express 'Hakutaka' or 'Hokuetsu' from Echigoyuzawa Station to Kanazawa Station. There is about one service per an hour. The cost will be about 13,000JPY.

 

From Kansai (Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe) Area

It is recommended to get to Kanazawa Station by JR (Japan Railway). It will take about 2 hours by Special Express 'Thunderbird' or 'Raicho' from Osaka Station to Kanazawa Station. There are about two services per an hour. The cost will be about 6,000JPY. Kyoto is on the way. The cost will be about 5,000JPY from Kyoto Station.

 

From Overseas

Kansai International Airport (code KIX)

It is the most convenient airport to get to Kanazawa from overseas. It is recommended to take JR (Japan Railway) from Kansai Int'l Airport to Kanazawa Station via Shin-Osaka Station. It will take about 3.5 to 4 hours by Special Express 'Haruka' from Kansai Int'l Airport to Shin-Osaka Station and Special Express 'Thunderbird' or 'Raicho' from Shin-Osaka Station to Kanazawa Station. There are about two services per an hour. The cost will be about 10,000JPY.

 

Narita International Airport (code NRT)

It is the most convenient airport to get to Japan from overseas. You can get to Kanazawa via Komatsu Airport. There is an evening flight from Narita Int'l Airport to Komatsu Airport. It will take about an hour. From Komatsu Airport to Kanazawa Station, airport limousine bus shuttles are available. It will take less than an hour, and the cost will be 1,100JPY.

You can also get to Komatsu Airport via Haneda Airport. From Narita Int'l Airport to Haneda Airport, airport limousine bus shuttles are available. It will take 75 minutes, and the cost will be 3,000JPY. There are about ten flights from Haneda Airport to Komatsu Airport. It will take about an hour.

 

Komatsu Airport (code KMQ)

It is the nearest airport to Kanazawa. There are some international flights from Seoul, Shanghai, and Taipei to Komatsu Airport. Airport limousine bus shuttles are available from Komatsu Airport to Kanazawa Station. It will take less than an hour, and the cost will be 1,100JPY. (You can get off on the way at the Korinbo stop to arrive at the venue directly.)

 

Haneda Airport (Tokyo International Airport, code HND)

There are international flights from around 20 cities in Asia, Europe and the USA to Haneda Airport (refer to the list of cities). It is convenient to get to Kanazawa via Komatsu Airport. There are about ten flights from Haneda Airport to Komatsu Airport every day. It will take about an hour. From Komatsu Airport to Kanazawa Station, airport limousine bus shuttles are available. It will take less than an hour, and the cost will be 1,100JPY.

 

Local Transportation

The conference venue is located approximately 3 kilometers south of Kanazawa Station.

 

From Kanazawa Station to Conference Venue

By Taxi

It will take about 6 minutes. The cost will be about 1000 JPY.

 

By Bus

Kanazawa Loop Bus is available at Kanazawa Station East Gate Terminal #3 every 12 minutes from 8:36 to 18:00. Please get off at the Korinbo (Nichigin-Mae) stop. It will take about 10 minutes, and the cost will be 200 JPY.

 

Access to JR Kanazawa Station

  • From Tokyo (through Echigoyuzawa) -- About 4 hours (12 trains /day)
  • From Osaka -- About 2.5 hours (25 trains /day)
  • From Kansai International Airport (through Kyoto) -- About 3.5 hours (13 trains /day)
  • From Nagoya (through Maibara) -- About 3 hours (8 trains /day)

 

Access to Komatsu Airport

  • From Tokyo -- About 1 hour (11 flights /day)
  • From Tokyo (Narita) -- About 1 hour (2 flights /day)
  • From Fukuoka -- About 1.5 hours (2 flights /day)
  • From Sapporo -- About 1.5 hours (1 flights /day)
  • From Sendai -- About 1.5 hours (1 flights /day)
  • From Okinawa -- About 2 hours (1 flights /day)
  • From Seoul -- About 2 hours (4 flights /week)
  • From Shanghai -- About 2 hours (4 flights /week)
  • From Taipei -- About 3 hours (2 flights /week)

It takes about 40 minutes by Limousine Bus from Komatsu Airport to Kanazawa Station.

 

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