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Workshop on Man-Machine Symbiotic Systems
Kyoto is the ancient capital city in Japan. It is placed in the middle
east (Kinki district) of Japan (Fig.1).
Fig.1: Kinki District (Middle East of Japan)
Airport to JR Kyoto Station
Kansai International Airport
- - > JR
Kyoto Station (recommended)
JR-WEST (West Japan Railway) (75 min.) 3290yen (One-way fare,
ticket 1,830 yen. fee for limited express seat 1,660 yen)
JR limited express train.
Transfer not required. (recommended)
limousine services ( 105 min.- 125 min.) 2300yen
Taxi ( a few hours) 3000yen
From New Tokyo International
Airport (Narita) to JR kyoto station, you may choose one of
the following three.
New Tokyo International
- - > JR Tokyo Station --> JR Kyoto Station (recommended)
JR Narita Express Train (53 min.; Time
Table) - change to - JR Shinkansen Nozomi Super Express
(165min. Bullet Train ; Fare)
Narita Express Train to JR
Tokyo Station , then board on JR Shinkansen Nozomi Super
Express or JR Shinkansen Hikari [bound for "Hakata"
via "Shin-Osaka", "Okayama" and "Hiroshima"]
which runs every 15-20 minutes to JR
Kyoto Station . (If you travel around Japan, check out JR
Rail Pass! It's much cheaper than normal fare. It is valid for most
of the JR Group trains except Nozomi.) If you lost your way in Tokyo
Station, dial 3423 - 0111 ( JR
East English Language Telephone Service).
New Tokyo International Airport
- - > Kansai International Airport - - > JR Kyoto Station
*Domestic flight (1
hour and 10 minutes) - change to - Airport limousine bus
Take a Domestic flight
to Kansai International Airport . Only a few flights are available each
limousine services run from Kansai International Airport to JR Kyoto
New Tokyo International
- - > Haneda Airport- - > Kansai International Airport - - >
JR Kyoto Station
*Airport limousine bus
(2 hours) - change to - Domestic flight (1 hour) - change to -
Domestic flight (1 hour) - change to - Airport limousine bus
Take an Airport limousine
Airport . There are approximately 15 flights daily from Haneda
to Kansai International Airport .
Fig.2: Kyoto city map & location of the Venue
Kyoto Station to Kyoto University Clock Tower Centennial Hall
JR Kyoto Station --> Kyoto
University Clock Tower Centennial Hall
Conference Hall of Kyoto University Clock Tower Centennial Hall
is at Yoshida
Main Campus in Kyoto University. It is located in northeast from
"Kyoto station" of West Japan Railway(JR). Taking a city bus
routes.pdf) or a tax from the Kyoto station is convenient.
:*BUS (30-40min.) 220
yen (One-way fare )
terminal D2 in Kyoto Station - - -> Konoe-dori ->
Kyodai Seimon-mae -> Hyakumanben
One is "206"
[bound for "Kitaoji Bus Terminal" via "Higashiyama
Street (= Higashi-oji St.)"]. Get on the bus from the back
door at bus terminal D2 in Kyoto Station. Then get off the bus
from the front door at the bus stop, "Kyodai Seimon-mae",
after "Konoe-dori" and before "Hyakumanben".
terminal A2 in Kyoto Station - - -> Dematiyanagi-eki ->
Another bus is number "17"
[ bound for Ginkaku-ji via Kawaramachi Street] at Bus terminal
A3 in Kyoto Station. Get off the bus at the bus stop, "Hyakumanben"
You will notice to the
driver by pusing a bell botton in the bus when you arrive . The bus
fare is 220 yen. Pay it to the driver when you leave. Kyoto University
Clock Tower is approximately five minutes walk from these bus stops.
*Taxi (20-25min.) Approximately
1,800yen.(One-way fare )
(Kyoto City Central) to Kyoto University Clock Tower Centennial Hall
Others (Kyoto City Central)
--> Kyoto University Clock Tower Centennial Hall
*From Hankyu Railway "Kawaramachi
Station" to"Kyodai Seimon Mae"
*Bus (15-25min.) 220yen :Take city bus "201"
[bound for "Hyakumanben-Gion"] or city bus" 31"
[bound for "Iwakura"] from the East bound bus stop on
Shijo-Dori to "Kyodai Seimon Mae" bus stop.
Kyoto University Clock Tower is approximately 5min walk from the bus
Exit No.4 or No.5
*Taxi (10-15min.) Approximately 1,300yen.(One-way fare )
*From Keihan Railway "Demachi-Yanagi
Station" to "Kyodai Seimon Mae"
Exit No.2 or No.4
*Taxi (5min.) Approximately 700yen.(One-way fare )
and fares shown above may vary depending on the traffic condition.