Kobe

Access

Access to Sannomiya

  • Shinkansen (Shin-Kobe Station)
    Shin-Kobe › Sannomiya (Kobe City Subway): 2min (210yen)
  • Trains
    Sannomiya Station (JR, Hanshin, Kobe City Subway Lines) or Kobe-Sannomiya Stn.(Hankyu)
  • Airport Limousine bus from local airports
    Osaka International Airport (ITM) › Sannomiya : 40min (1,050yen)
    Kansai International Airport (KIX) › Sannomiya : 65–75min (1,950yen)

Access to RIKEN Kobe

From Sannomiya to RIKEN Kobe

  • By Port-liner monorail
    Sannomiya Station › Iryo Center Station: 12min (250yen)
    Please take the train bound for Kobe Airport or K Computer Mae, not Kita Futo or Naka Futo.
  • By Taxi
    Sannomiya Station › RIKEN Kobe: About 20min (About 2,200yen)
    Shin-Kobe Station › RIKEN Kobe: About 25min (About 2,500yen)

From Kobe Airport to RIKEN Kobe

  • By Port-liner monorail
    Kobe Airport Station › Iryo Center Station : 6min (250yen)]
  • By Taxi
    Kobe Airport Station › RIKEN Kobe: About 10min (About 1,400yen)

Access to each building

To Developmental Biology Buildings from Iryo Center Station

The Developmental Biology Buildings are located to the left (west) as you exit the gate at Iryo Center Station. Go down the stairs and turn right at the first corner, without crossing the street. Continue along the south side of the Developmental Biology Building A, without crossing the street, to the front entrance, which faces west, away from the station (3min).

To MI R&D Center Building from Iryo Center Station

The MI R&D Center Building is located to the right rear side (south-east) as you exit the gate at Iryo Center Station. Turn immediately right onto the pedestrian deck and turn left at the first corner. The pedestrian deck connects directly to the MI R&D Center Building, the four-story white building. (2min, the reception desk is on the second floor, the same as the pedestrian deck.)

To Integrated Innovation Building (IIB) from Iryo Center Station

The Integrated Innovation Building is located next to the MI R&D Center Building. As you exit the gate turn right out of Iryo Center Station, turn the right onto the pedestrian deck and turn left at the first corner. Turn right at the next corner and then left to enter the Integrated Innovation Building. (3min, the reception desk is on the second floor, the same as the pedestrian deck.)