Contact, Location and Access

2445 Mukaishima-cho, Onomichi, Hiroshima 722-0073 Japan
Marine Biological Laboraotry, Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life, Hiroshima University

Phone: +81-848-44-1143
Fax: +81-848-44-5914
e-mail: rinkai*
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  • Sanyo Line:Get off at the JR-Onomichi Sta.and take a small ferry (Ekimae-tosen) at the sea side. It takes about five min. From the port at Mukaishima Island, take a taxi to arrive at the MBL. It takes about 10 min.
  • Shin-kansen Line:Get off at Shin-Onomichi Sta. and take a bus or taxi for Onomichi Sta. It takes about 15 min. Visitors from Tokyo, Osaka or Fukuoka may be convenient to get off at Fukuyama Sta. (take a Nozomi or Hikari). and change there to Sanyo Line.
  • Airplane:From Hiroshima Airport, it takes about one hour to Onomichi Sta. by train or bus. 
  • Car:Go down at Fukuyama-nishi exit of Sanyo Highway, proceed to Onomichi and Shimanami Kaido, and then enter into Mukaishima Island going down at the exit, Onomichi-O-hashi.