Tourist Information

Yokohama is more than a port city - It’s a very popular tourist destination as well. It has two aspects that coexist within the city – old townscapes that tell how Japan incorporated the culture of the West in the mid-19th century and contemporary urban spaces with the 21st century perspective. Place the cursor on the map of Yokohama above and click on a popular destination, you’ll see brief information on the place.

The capital of Japan, Tokyo, is only a short distance by train. Cruise ship passengers often inquire about how to get to places in Tokyo - Below are some of the frequently asked destinations.

Akihabara

One of the world’s biggest electronics quarters, this area is visited by many foreign tourists.Often called “Akiba” nowadays, it also has many stores that sell anime-related products.

Access
Nihon Odori Sta.(Minato Mirai Line) >>
Yokohama Sta.(JR Keihin-Tohoku Negishi Line) >>
Akihabara Sta.
Traveling time: 60 min, approx.
Tokyo Station

One of the major railway stations of the capital city. A total of 30 lines including subways stop at this station, with the average daily traffic accommodating 3000 trains. From here, you can travel to various places in Tokyo.

Access
Nihon Odori Sta.(Minato Mirai Line) >>
Yokohama Sta.(JR Keihin-Tohoku Negishi Line) >>
Tokyo Sta.
Traveling time: 55 min, approx.
The Imperial Palace

The residence of the Emperor of Japan. Formerly a castle, it is surrounded by a moat, rich in greenery and trees. Being in the middle of office buildings, it gives the feel of the Samurai age. It is a short walk from the Tokyo Station.

Access
Nihon Odori Sta.(Minato Mirai Line) >>
Yokohama Sta.(JR Keihin-Tohoku Negishi Line) >>
Tokyo Sta.
Traveling time: 55 min, approx.
Roppongi

One of the most lively business and commercial quarters of Tokyo. The skyscrapers accommodate some of Japan’s leading companies and world-name brand boutiques. With places like the several museums of art, Roppongi is becoming one of the major cultural centers.

Access
Nihon Odori Sta.(Minato Mirai Line, Tokyu Toyoko Line) >>
Nakameguro Sta.(Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line)>>Roppongi Sta.
Traveling time: 45 min, approx.

ROUTE MAP
The traveling times indicated above are what it takes to get to the destination station from the Nihon Odori Station. You should add additional 10 or so minutes, which is the time required to walk from the Yokohama International Passenger Terminal to the Nihon Odori Station. Please note that these are only estimates - we advise you allow enough time to spare in your journey schedule.