Higashi-Hiroshima campus

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Getting to Higashi-Hiroshima campus

You can travel to and from Higashi-Hiroshima campus by train, bullet train, bus, or taxi.

From Hiroshima station From Higashi Hiroshima station
From Hiroshima Airport From Hiroshima Bus Center

Note: There are nine bus stops around Higashi-Hiroshima campus. Please check this page to locate the closest bus stop to your destination.

By train

Higashihiroshima station is the closest Shinkansen station to the campus. Please note that Shinkansen Nozomi does not stop at Higashihiroshima station. There are very limited public transportation services available from Higashihiroshima station, please make sure to check the bus timetable beforehand or take a taxi to the campus.

Saijo station is the closest train station, about 40 minutes train ride away from Hiroshima. You can travel to Hiroshima by Shinkansen and transfer to the local train to Saijo.

From Higashihiroshima station to Higashi-Hiroshima campus
By bus Expected travel time about 15 min.
Fare 380 yen
By taxi Expected travel time about 15 min.
Fare about 2,000 yen

There are nine bus stops around Higashi-Hiroshima campus. Please check this page to locate the closest bus stop to your destination.

Hiroshima University Loop Bus services will be available on weekdays between April and July 2020. See details here.

From Hiroshima station to Saijo station
Expected travel time about 40 min.
Fare 590 yen
From Saijo station to Higashi-Hiroshima campus
By bus from bus stop No. 3
Timetable (PDF: 1.14MB, in Japanese)
Expected travel time about 20 min.
Fare 290 yen
*There are nine bus stops around Higashi-Hiroshima campus. Please check this page to locate the closest bus stop to your destination.
By taxi Expected travel time about 15 min.
Fare about 2,000 yen

By air (from Hiroshima Airport)

Hiroshima Airport is the closest airport. Please refer to the Hiroshima Airport website for flight schedules. There are two ways to get to Higashi-Hiroshima campus from the airport.

1. By Airport Limousine and local bus

Airport Limousine from Hiroshima Airport to JR Saijo station (Timetable)
Expected travel time about 25 min.
Fare 660 yen
From Saijo station to Higashi-Hiroshima campus
By bus from bus stop No. 3
Timetable (PDF: 1.14MB, in Japanese)
Expected travel time about 20 min.
Fare 290 yen
*There are nine bus stops around Higashi-Hiroshima campus. Please check this page to locate the closest bus stop to your destination.
By taxi Expected travel time about 15 min.
Fare about 2,000 yen

2. By bus and train

Local bus from Hiroshima Airport to JR Shiraichi station (Timetable)
Expected travel time about 15 min.
Fare 400 yen
From Shiraichi station to Saijo station
Expected travel time about 10 min.
Fare 200 yen
From Saijo station to Higashi-Hiroshima campus
By bus from bus stop No. 3
Timetable (PDF: 1.14MB, in Japanese)
Expected travel time about 20 min.
Fare 290 yen
Note: There are nine bus stops around Higashi-Hiroshima campus. Please check this page to locate the closest bus stop to your destination.
By taxi Expected travel time about 15 min.
Fare about 2,000 yen

By bus (from Hiroshima Bus Center)

There is a highway bus service available approximately every hour between 6:30 am and 8:00 pm from Hiroshima Bus Center to Higashi-Hiroshima campus. The bus departs from platform 1 at the Bus Center. It will take approximately 1 hour. For more information about the highway bus services, please refer to the Chugoku JR Bus website.

Highway bus "Green Phoenix" from Hiroshima Bus Center to Hiroshima University Higashi-Hiroshima campus
Expected travel time about 60 min.
Fare One way: 890 yen/Round trip: 1,520 yen

There are nine bus stops around Higashi-Hiroshima campus. Please check this page to locate the closest bus stop to your destination.

Please note that some bus services are not available on weekdays during school holidays (August 17 - September 30, February 17 - April 3).


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