Central Nagoya

Getting from Central Nagoya to Shiga Kogen


Nagoya is Japan’s 4th largest city, with a population of over 2 million. Nagoya Station is on the Tokaido Shinkansen Bullet train line that runs from Tokyo through Kyoto and Osaka, and on to Fukuoka. It is central Japan’s larges hub station. In addition to the JR Station, there are also Kintetsu Rail Co, and Meitetsu Rail Co Stations, as well as a couple of subway lines.

Nagoya Station

Buying a Ticket

Nagoya Station Hirokoji EntranceJR Nagoya Station has 3 main entrances / exits. Sakuradori to the East, Taiko Dori Exit to the West, and Hirokoji Exit to the South-East. Most people will be using the Sakuradori Entrance, however if coming from Chubu Airport, then the Hirokoji Entrance is the closest.

There are ticket vending machines (multi-lingual) here as well as ticket counters.

The easiest option is to go to a ticket counter and talk to the person selling tickets. They will be able to give you the correct times.

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