交通・荷物（こうつう・にもつ） Transportation & Shipping
It is convenient to use airport in Tokyo(Narita airport/Haneda airport), Osaka(Kansai international airport), and Nagoya(Centrair airport) as a way to come to Kanazawa from overseas. Because Komatsu(In Ishikawa prefecture) airport has direst flights of internationals to Shanghai, Taipei, and Seoul only.
How to come to Kanazawa From Tokyo
>From Tokyo by airplane
Narita/Haneda airport…airplane✈（1 hour）…Komatsu airport…バス🚍(45 minutes)…Kanazawa station
>From Tokyo by train
Narita/Haneda airport…train🚃…Tokyo station…Super Express Shinkansen🚃(3 hours)…Kanazawa station
>From Tokyo by bus
Shinjuku/Ikebukuro/Tokyo station…night bus🚍(8 hours）…Kanazawa station
How to come to Kanazawa From Osaka
>From Osaka by train
Kansai international airport…train or bus…Osaka/Kyoto station…Express train Sanderbird🚃(3 hours)…Kanazawa station
>From Osaka by bus
Osaka station…bus🚍(5 hours)…Kanazawa station
How to come to Kanazawa From Nagoya
>From Nagoya by train
Centrair(Central Japan international)airport…train or bus…Nagoya station…train Express🚃(3 hours)…Kanazawa Station
>From Nagoya by bus
Centrair(Central Japan international)airport…train or bus…Nagoya station…bus🚍(4 hours)…Kanazawa Station
※Komatsu airport has direst flights of internationals to Shanghai, Taipei, and Seoul only.
北鉄バスチケットセンター Hokutetsu bus center
In Kanazawa it is convenient to use Hokutetsu bus to move. Hokutetsy Bus is sometimes used in IJSP homestay, or when you go to cultural activites. Ica card is the prepaid card of the Hokutetsu. It is convenient to have it in Kanazawa. You can not use Suica, and Ikoca(this is also prepaid card).
白川郷バスとバス乗り場 Shirakawago bus office
宅急便 Shipping your baggage（Kuroneko Yamato）
When you join this program, if you have a lot of luggage or it is heavy, we recommend you to send it from the airport you arrived in Japan. In that case, please you send it to the address of our office. Conversely, when you go back to your country, you can send your luggage from Ishikawa prefecture to the airport you are going back to.
郵便局 Shipping your baggage（Post office）
高速バス乗り場 High way express bus stops
バス交通案内所 Bus information office