From oversea to Toyama

Toyama Airport is one of major airport of Northwest Pacific Region and an aviation network of East Asia. A direct flight goes into service between 4 cities of Seoul, Dalian, Shanghai, Taipei.

To Toyama from domestic area

Toyama is located in the center of Japan. It is equally easy to access from major cities Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya. The Hokuriku Shinkansen opens on March 14th, 2015 shortening the travel time between Tokyo and Toyama to 2 hrs 8 min.

Traveling inside of Toyama

Toyama Prefecture has various forms of public transport available and is relatively compact, so it's quite easy to get around.

Railways are a major means of transportation in Toyama; the prefectures has three main lines with Ainokaze Toyama Railway, JR Line and Toyama Chiho Railway.
Ainokaze Toyama Railway runs through the prefecture from east to west, while JR Himi and JR Johana connects Takaoka Station to both areas and the JR Takayama Line connects Toyama Station to Takayama in Gifu Prefecture. Connecting Toyama City to the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, Unazuki Onsen and the Kurobe Gorge Railway, Toyama Chiho Railway is the best way to access Toyama's wonderful mountains.
Besides these main railways, there is a great variety of transportation options in Toyama including the urban area streetcars Centram, Light Rail Portram, and the Manyo Line. As well, the World Heritage Bus Line takes passengers directly to the World Heritage site Gokayama. All of these convenient modes of transportation are sure to help you enjoy your trip in Toyama.

Hokuriku Shinkansen has three stations in Toyama Prefecture and each station is connected to one or three of local lines.
From Toyama Station you can take Ainokaze Toyama Railway, JR Takayama Main Line and Toyama Chihou(Regional) Railway.
From Kurobe-Unazukionsen Station you can take Toyama Chihou(Regional) Railway.
From Shin-Takaoka Station you can take JR Johana Line.

Nagano Niigata Gifu Ishikawa World Heritage Bus To Shirakawago Fukumitsu I.C Gokayama I.C ShirakawagoI.C Tokai-Hokuriku Expressway Etchu-Yatsuo Johana Tonami I.C To Kanazawa Ainokaze Toyama Railway Ainokaze Toyama Railway Hokuriku Shinkansen JR Takayama Line Oyabe Tonami JCT Himi I.C TakaokaI.C NoetsuExpressway Hokuriku Expressway Shin-Takaoka KosugiI.C JR Johana Line Buri Kani Bus JR Himi Line Himi Manyou Line Takaoka Takaoka Takaoka Waku-Liner To Nanao Toyama Kitokito Airport Shin-Kurobe Toyama chiho rallway Tateyama Line Toyama Namerikawa Toyama I.C Toyama I.C Toyama I.C Tateyama I.C Alpine-Liner Toyama chiho rallway Main Line To Joetsu Kurobe Kurobe I.C Toyama Light Rall Toyama Toyama Toyama Shin-Takaoka station Toyamastation Kanazawastation Toyama chiho rallway Fujikoshi / Kamidaki Line Kurobe Unazuki Onsenstation

City Tram

Light Rail

Manyou Line

World Heritage Bus

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Buri Kani Bus

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Ainokaze Toyama Railway and JR Line Map

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Toyama chiho railway

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Hokuriku Shinkansen
(bullet train)

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  • JR Himi Line
  • JR Johana Line
  • JR Takayama Line
  • Hokuriku Expressway
  • Tokai-Hokuriku Expressway
  • Noetsu Expressway

Access from Toyama Airport to Toyama city

Bus Route from Toyama Airport

Ainokaze Toyama Railway and JR Line Map

Toyama chiho railway

Toyama Chitetsu Railway Map

Map of City Tram

  • Matsukawa Riverside (Sakurabashi Station)
  • Ikedaya Yasubei Shoten (Nishicho Station)

Map of Light Rail

  • Fugan Canal Kansui Park (Toyamaekikita Station)
  • Kitamaebune Cargo Ship Wholesaler (Iwasehama Station)

Map of Manyou Line

Kaiwo Maru Park (Kaiwo Maru Station)
Shinminato Bridge (Kaiwo Maru Station)

World Heritage Bus (Gokayama & Shirakawa-go --- Takaoka )

  • Zuiryu-ji (Takaoka Station)
  • Traditional Thatched Houses (Ainokura-guchi Bus Stop)

Buri Kani Bus (Himi & Shinminato --- Toyama)

  • Shin-Minato Uchikawa (Kawanoeki Shinminato Bus Stop)
  • Hiruseri Daytime Seafood Auction (Shinminato KittoKito Ichiba Bus Station)

Waku-Liner (Himi & Wakura Onsen --- Takaoka)

  • Himi Banya-gai (Himi Banya-gai Bus Stop)
  • Wakura Onsen (Wakura Onsen Bus Station)


  • Kurobe Gorge Railway (Unazuki Onsen Bus Stop)
  • Yuki no Otani (Murodo Station)

Many special cars to make your trip to be enjoyable!

  • Double Decker Express
    (Toyama chiho railway)

  • Alps Express (Toyama chiho railway)

  • Ninjya Hattori-kun Train (JR Himi Line)

  • Doraemon Train (Manyosen)

  • Centram

  • Portram

Recommendation for the trip to Toyama.