Visas and Travel Information
RTA 2012 participants from most countries won't need a visa, but please
check the following information.
Nagoya is located at the center of Honshu (the main island of
Japan) with a population of 2.24 million. Thanks to the rich water
resources of the Kisogawa, Nagaragawa and Ibigawa Rivers, the
fertile land which enjoy the blessings of the rivers, and other
advantages including good transportation links, its people have
lived affluent lives since early days.
Nagoya has a long history and is the birthplace of three notable
feudal lords, Oda Nobunaga, Toyotomi Hideyoshi and Tokugawa Ieyasu.
Also in Nagoya, traditional industries like ceramics and textiles,
and today's key industries like automobiles, aviation and machine
tools have developed, and Nagoya has an important role in Japan's
Furthermore, the Central Japan International Airport (Centrair)
opened in February 2005, and in March 2005, Expo 2005 Aichi Japan
started. Centrair has flight connections with Frankfurt, Helsinki,
Detroit, Tokyo Narita, etc. Today, Nagoya grabs attention and
keeps on developing as a Japanese international city.
|* From "Chubu Kokusai Airport" station to "Kanayama(Aichi)" station by Meitetsu Train
- Fare: 790yen
- Mu-Sky Ltd.Exps are recommended because they are fast and have
Mu-ticket (350 yen as sur-charge) is necesarry, which includes
- 24 minutes by Mu-Sky Ltd.Exp., 32 minutes by Ltd.Exp.,
40 minutes by Exp., 43 minutes by Semi.Exp. and
more than 60 minutes by local train.
- Time table from airport (Mon-Fri,
- Time table to airport (Mon-Fri,
|* From "Kanayama (Aichi)" station to "Nagoya Daigaku" station by Subway
- Subway route map.
- Kanayama and Nagoya Daigaku are represented as M01 and M18, respectively on the map.
- By Meijo line (loop-line) colored purple, it takes 20 minutes by
using lower arc with fare 260 yen.
|* From "Nagoya" station to "Nagoya Daigaku" station via "Motoyama" station
- By Higashiyama line colored yellow and Meijo line colored purple,
it takes 20 minutes.
|* Fare: about 7,500 yen|
|* From "Kansai Airport" station to "Shin-Osaka" station by JR
- 50 minutes by Haruka Limited Express.
|* From "Shin-Osaka" station to "Nagoya" station by JR-shinkansen
- 50 minutes by Nozomi Super Express or
70 minutes by Hikari Super Express.
|* From "Nagoya" station to "Nagoya Daigaku" station (See above)
From Kobe (FLOPS)
|* From "Shin-Kobe" station to "Nagoya" station by JR-Shinkansen
- 67 minutes by Nozomi Super Express or
87 minutes by Hikari Super Express.
|* Near JR/Subway "Chikusa" station|
|* JR is convenient between "Kanayama(Aichi)" station and "Chikusa" station|
Hotel Ruote-Inn Nagoya Imaike Ekimae
|* Near Subway "Imaike" station|
|* Manaca is a single card that combines train tickets and electronic money.|
|* Covers Subway, City Bus and Meitetsu Train.|