Travel Information

Loisir Hotel Toyohashi

141 Fujisawa-cho, Toyohashi-shi, Aichi 441-8061 Japan TEL: +81-532-48-3131 (for questions regarding hotel) FAX: +81-532-46-6672

By Car

Take Tomei Highway and get off at Toyokawa Exit. (This is a toll Highway) Hotel is approximately 15 km (10 miles) south from the exit.

Public Transportation

JR Tokaido Shinkansen, JR Tokaido Line, JR Iida Line or Meitetsu Nagoya Line (get off at Toyohashi Station)

Note: Estimated travel time to Toyohashi station from major stations;

  • Tokyo Station via Shinkansen (bullet train): 1 hour 30 minutes (Hikari) / 2 hours 20 minutes (Kodama)
  • Nagoya Station via Shinkansen (bullet train): 25 minutes
  • Nagoya Station via Tokaido Line/Meitetsu Line: 1 hour
  • Osaka Station via Shinkansen (bullet train): 1 hour 20 minutes

For more details of the way to Toyohashi Station from airports and other cities, please check “Traveling from Overseas”.

The complimentary shuttle bus

You can take either a taxi or the complimentary shuttle bus from the West side of the Toyohashi Station (roughly 10 minutes). There’s one or two buses per hour from 8:00 to 21:00.

Note: We plan to have a complimentary shuttle bus for JMoF attendees from Toyohashi Station (West side) to Loisir Hotel Toyohashi. We will notify the precise times when they are determined.

Note: If the complimentary shuttle bus is full, please use the Toyotetsu bus or a Taxi.

Note: For the complimentary shuttle bus schedule, you can refer the “シャトルバスのご案内 (Information about the shuttle bus)” tab on this page on the official website of the convention hotel.

The Toyotetsu bus

The Toyotetsu Bus leaves from platform 1 from the East side of the Toyohashi Station (get off at Fujisawa-cho.) It costs 230 JPY.

Taxi

Taxis cost approximately 2,000 JPY from Toyohashi Station to the hotel and take approximately 10 minutes. Both the travel time and fare can be more depending on traffic conditions.

Traveling from Overseas

Toyohashi city has no airport. You need to take trains from some airport. Since the public transportation system is complicated, make sure to check out the train map ahead of time. You have three options to fly into Japan.

Chubu Centrair International Airport (airport code: NGO)

The Centrair Airport is the nearest airport from Toyohashi, located approximately 60 km to the west. It is an international airport offering connections to major East and Southeast Asian cities such as Tokyo, Seoul, Beijing, Taipei, Hong Kong, and Singapore. There are also flights from Detroit (DL,) Helsinki (AY,) and Frankfurt (LH.)

Centrair has an excellent connection to the railway service (Central Japan International Airport Station.) The trains come every 15 minutes during the daytime, and you need to change trains at Jingū-mae Station. It takes about 90 minutes, and the standard single fare is 1,670 JPY (an additional 360 JPY is needed for reserved seats.) You can see the timetable between the Airport Station and Toyohashi Station here.

Narita International Airport (airport code: NRT)

Narita Airport is the largest International Airport in Japan and one of the major international hub airports in Asia, serving plenty of flights. However, it’s quite far from Toyohashi. You can take the Narita Express (NEX) train or a bus to Tokyo Station. The train’s standard single fare is about 3,500 JPY, and the bus costs about 1,000 JPY. From Tokyo Station, there is a Shinkansen (bullet train) to Toyohashi. Single fare is 9,000 JPY (reserved seat fee included.) It takes about 2 hours from Tokyo to Toyohashi.

Haneda Airport (a.k.a. Tokyo International Airport, airport code: HND)

Haneda Airport is the nearest international airport to Tokyo. There are flights from some countries of Asia, Europe, and the US. Toyohashi is far from this airport as well. You need to take trains or buses.

There are trains and a bus to Tokyo Station. The trains’ standard single fare is about 600 JPY, and the bus costs about 900 JPY. From Tokyo Station, you take a Shinkansen (bullet train) to Toyohashi. Single fare is 9,000 JPY (reserved seat fee included.) It takes about 2 hours from Tokyo to Toyohashi.

Tips

For more details, we recommend you visit the official website of Toyohashi Visitors & Convention Association “Eejanaika Toyohashi.” In addition, if you want a journey not only between the airport and Toyohashi Station, but also to any other major cities in Japan via Shinkansen/train for sightseeing, using the Japan Rail Pass is effective for saving JPY. For details, please visit the official website of Japan Rail Pass.