The Third International Symposium on Citrus Biotechnology

Nov 11 - 14, 2014 Shizuoka (Japan)

Travel and Accommodation

Travel Information

Shizuoka city is the capital of Shizuoka prefecture and one of the major citrus producing area in Japan. It locates west of Tokyo, east of Nagoya, and it is easily reached from International Airports at

These web pages also provide information about current radiation level in these areas if you are interested in to it. You can find an instruction how to get to Shizuoka at the web pages of japan‐ or shizuoka‐
Not all but a lot of Shinkansen trains will stop the Shizuoka station. Timetable and train fee of the Shikansen can be confirmed at the web pages of the JR Central Railway Company.

Airport Access Map


There are many comforts and affordable hotels around the Shizuoka station, and we recommend to use the hotels around the Shizuoka station. We don’t coordinate hotel reservation, but you can find and make reservation of selected hotels that would also be convenient for sightseeing or shopping from the link in the Registration.


Sightseeing Shizuoka and Japan

Following links will help you for arrange sightseeing plan.