Venue Access Information

Directions for ICCE2007 Conference Venue:
Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima

We recommend you to come to JR Hiroshima Station first, and then go to Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima by taxi (South and Shinkansen Exit of JR Hiroshima Station) or a bus (South Exit of JR Hiroshima Station).

0. Conference Venue: Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima
1. From JR Hiroshima Station to Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima
2. To JR Hiroshima Station
   2.1 From Hiroshima Airport to Hiroshima Station
   2.2 From Narita Airport to Hiroshima Station
     2.2.1 By Shinkansen
     2.2.2 By flight through Haneda Airport
   2.3 From Kansai International Airport to Hiroshima Station
   2.4 From Fukuoka Airport to Hiroshima Station
3. Access Maps
   3.1 In Hiroshima
   3.2 In Japan

0. Conference Venue

Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima
23-1, Motoujina-machi, Minami-ku, Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima 734-8543, Japan
Phone: 81-82-256-1111
Fax: 81-82-256-1134
http://www.princejapan.com/GrandPrinceHotelHiroshima/


1. From JR Hiroshima Station to Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima



    >> Large Size!!

--- By taxi ---

It takes about 20 minutes and costs approx. 2,300 Yen.

Find general information about JR Hiroshima Station at the following URL:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiroshima_Station



--- By bus ---

Take No. 21-2 bus from JR Hiroshima Station (South Exit Bus Stop No.2)
It takes about 40 minutes and costs 230 Yen.

Bus stops in front of the hotel.
From 7:00 to 20:00, there are two or three buses per hour.

Find the bus timetable at the following URL:
http://www.princehotels.co.jp/hiroshima/access/bus.html (in Japanese)


2. To JR Hiroshima Station

2.1 From Hiroshima Airport to Hiroshima Station

At Bus Stop No. 2, take the Limousine bus to JR Hiroshima Station.
It takes about 45 minutes and costs 1,300 Yen.

Find a time table for the "Limousine" (shuttle) bus at the following URL:
http://www.hij.airport.jp/english/access/bus/b01b.html)


Bus stops at Shinkansen Exit area (North side).
Walk to South Exit area through underground passage to take a bus to the venue.

Find airport access information at the following URL:
http://www.hij.airport.jp/english/access/)



2.2 From Narita Airport to Hiroshima Station

Find airport access information at the following URL:
http://www.narita-airport.jp/en/access/)

 2.2.1 By Shinkansen

First, take Narita Express from Narita airport to Tokyo (JR line, one hour)
Second, take "Nozomi" Super Express Shinkansen line(JR) from Tokyo to Hiroshima (around four hours).
You can buy all necessary tickets at Narita airport.
The train station is in the airport complex.
  • There are several kinds of Nozomi depending on destination. If you take one for "Hiroshima" or "Hakata" from Tokyo station, it goes directly to Hiroshima. When you take one bound for "Shin-Osaka" or "Okayama", please change trains (take another Nozomi) at Shin-Osaka station.

 2.2.2 By flight through Haneda Airportn

Those who take a domestic flight departing from Haneda Airport for Hiroshima airport, take a "Limousine" (shuttle) bus from Narita to Haneda (75 min).


2.3 From Kansai International Airport to Hiroshima Station

Take JR line Rapid train "Haruka" and go to Shin-Osaka station (one hour), then take JR Shinkansen line (Nozomi or Hikari ) bound for Hiroshima Station (one and a half hours).
You can buy all necessary train tickets at Kansai Airport for Hiroshima.
The train station is in the airport complex.

Find airport access information at the following URL:
http://www.kansai-airport.or.jp/en/access/index.html


2.4 From Fukuoka Airport to Hiroshima Station

There is a free bus from International area to Domestic area at Fukuoka Airport.
Take a subway at Fukuoka Airport Station to Hakata station. (15mins)
Take JR Shinkansen line for Hiroshima Station (one and a half hours)

Find airport access information at the following URL:
http://www.fuk-ab.co.jp/english/frame_index.html


3. Geographic Image to

3.1 Geographic Image of Hiroshima Click!

3.2 In Japan Click!




Glossary:

  1. JR = Japan Railways
  2. Shinkansen = Bullet Trains
  3. Nozomi = Super Express Bullet Train which only stops at major stations
  4. Hikari = Express Bullet Train which stops at large stations