DIRECTIONS TO KIYOMIZU HOUSE
Google Map Plus Code: 9XR4+G2 Takasaki, Gunma Prefecture
Easily accessible from overseas as well as from within Japan. Go to Takasaki Station by train or bus from Narita Airport and Haneda Airport, then it is a 20 minute car ride to Kiyomizu house.
Highway bus from Narita and Haneda Airports & Tokyo (Ikebukuro or Shinjuku)
2-3 hour bus ride from Haneda Airport to Takasaki Station via Airport Limousine Bus: https://www.limousinebus.co.jp/en/platform_searches/index/4/208
3-hour bus ride from Narita Airport on the Azalea bus. (Link to PDF with English annotations below.)
Tokyo (Ikebukuro Station or Shinjuku Bus Terminal)
To avoid inner city traffic, we recommend using the Ikebukuro Station bus stop. It is just outside the cosmetic department of Seibu Department Store of Ikebukuro station. One way (1,550 yen adults / 780 yen children). You can purchase a book of 4-one way tickets from the bus driver if available (5,580 yen adults / 2810 yen children).
If you do not have a reservation, wait until all who have reservations have boarded, then ask if there is room. Can leave suitcases outside the bus and the driver will put it in the storage compartment.
Via train from Tokyo
Please use the Joshinetsu, Nagano, or Hokuriku shinkansen (bullet train) from Tokyo, and get off at Takasaki Station. You can rent a car, or take a bus or taxi. It takes 20-30 minutes.
Bus from Takasaki Station
West side bus stop #2 towards Misato-machi or Ikaho (3 different bus lines). Yotsuya Bus Stop, just after 460 yen.
If driving via expressway, you will get off the Joshinetsu expressway at the Maebashi exit, and will arrive in 15 minutes.
Please contact us if you need any further assistance.