Traffic Guide

About Transportation

World Masters Games 2021 Kansai will be held in the greater Kansai region. Although there is well-developed public transportation in the hosting area, dedicated shuttle buses and original transportation passes have been prepared for tournament participants so that all can take part in the competitions free of stress. Please refer to information on transportation access to the competition venues, information on the original transportation passes, and other information on this page, and make plans according to the schedule for your competitions.

Access to Kansai

By Plane

【International Airport】
Kansai International Airport , Yonago Kitaro Airport
【Domestic Airport】
Kansai International Airport , Yonago Kitaro Airport , Osaka International Airport( Itami Airport) , Kobe Airport , Kounotori Tajima Airport , Nanki-Shirahama Airport , Tottori Sand Dunes Conan Airport , Tokushima Awaodori Airport

By Shinkansen

【Main Station】
Maibara Station,Kyoto Station,Shin-Osaka Station,Shin-Kobe Station,Nishi-Akashi Station,Himeji Staion,Aioi Station

Access within the area in which the Games are held

【Venue Map】

Venue Map

Gateway Infomation

Airport
We will connect people to their next destinations, welcoming participants and serving as the first information base upon arrival in Japan.
  • ①Kansai International Airport
    [Opening period:May 9-May 30, 2021]
  • ②Osaka International Airport(Itami Airport)
    [Opening period:May 9-May 30, 2021]
  • ③JR Kyoto Station
    [Opening period:May 11-May 14, 2021]
* Details of each site may change in the future.

Main Services

Accreditation

Accreditation

Information Desk

Information Desk

Merchandise Sales

Merchandise Sales

Exchange Hubs

Exchange Hubs

Food and Beverage booth

Food and Beverage booth

Disseminating Local Attraction

Disseminating Local Attraction

Time required【Using public transportation】

■The nearest station from Osaka Station to Masters Village
JR Wakasa-Wada Station Masters Village Fukui about 140 minutes (by Train)
JR Otsu Station Masters Village Shiga about 45 minutes (by Train)
JR Kyoto Station Masters Village Kyoto about 30 minutes (by Train)
Nankai Line Sakai Station Masters Village Osaka about 22 minutes (by Train)
JR Kobe Station Masters Village Hyogo about 22 minutes (by Train)
Kintetsu Nara Station Masters Village Nara about 50 minutes (by Train)
JR Wakayama Staion Masters Village Wakayama about 63 minutes (by Train)
JR Tottori Station Masters Village Tottori about 150 minutes (by Train)
JR Tokushima Station Masters Village Tokushima about 165 minutes(by Private shuttle bus)
* The time required for a train etc. depends on the schedule and traffic conditions.
■The nearest station from Kamsai International Airport to Masters Village
JR Wakasa-Wada Station Masters Village Fukui about 200 minutes (by Train)
JR Otsu Station Masters Village Shiga about 89 minutes (by Train)
JR Kyoto Station Masters Village Kyoto about 80 minutes (by Train)
about 90 minutes (by Airport Bus)
Nankai Line Sakai Station Masters Village Osaka about 35 minutes (by Train)
JR Kobe Station Masters Village Hyogo about 86 minutes (by Train)
about 65 minutes (by Airport Bus)
Kintetsu Nara Station Masters Village Nara about 84 minutes (by Train)
about 85 minutes (by Airport Bus)
JR Wakayama Staion Masters Village Wakayama about 45 minutes (by Train)
JR Tottori Station Masters Village Tottori about 170 minutes (by Train)
JR Tokushima Station Masters Village Tokushima about 145 minutes(by Bus)
* The time required for a train etc. depends on the schedule and traffic conditions.

Tournament shuttle buses

Competition venue shuttle buses

For some competitions, shuttle buses exclusively for participants are available from the nearest train station to the competition venue. Tournament participants can ride by showing their AD card. Please see transportation information for specific competitions for details.

Tournament-only Tokushima Shuttle Bus

For smooth access to Tokushima, a shuttle bus between Osaka and Tokushima is available exclusively for participants. Persons with an original JR Kansai Wide Area Pass can ride. Details of routes will be posted as soon as they are decided.

Arrival by car

Competition venue addresses, information on the nearest interchanges, and parking lot information are noted in the transportation information.
Please see transportation information for the competitions in which you are participating.

About Transportation Pass

World Masters Games 2021 Kansai Tournament offers an original transportation pass for tournament participants.
The pass is a convenient and economical way to access the competition venues and travel to sightseeing spots in the area of the event. To purchase a pass, please check details and purchase as an option from the entry site.

Overview of Transportation Pass

■Original KANSAI ONE PASS

(available for use in the vicinity) [Price: 3,000 yen (including deposit of 500 yen)]
This transportation IC card can be used for major public transportation companies in Kansai without the need to purchase tickets.
Please confirm the usage range on the website of the transportation operator you use.

■Original JR Kansai Wide Area Pass

(available for use in wide areas) [Price: 7,000 yen]
JR within the area in which the Games are held can be used for free for a total of 7 consecutive days (except some segments and trains, etc.)

Local trains in the Okayama, Takamatsu, and Tottori areas, as well as unreserved seats on limited express trains in addition to the Kansai area, are free to ride during the period of use (some sections and trains are omitted). Unreserved seats on the Sanyo Shinkansen (only Hikari and Nozomi) between Shin-Osaka and Okayama are available.
The usage period is seven consecutive days from May 11 to June 7.
Please refer to the following MAP for usage area.
In addition, the Tokushima area cannot be used with the original JR Kansai Wide Area Pass, but those who have the same pass will receive the original JR Pass (Tokushima Area) * at Master Village Tokushima.
* All areas of Tokushima Prefecture and some sections within Kagawa Prefecture (Takatoku Line, Yosan Line [Takamatsu-Tadotsu], Dosan Line [Tadotsu-Awaikeda]) and unlimited seats on limited express trains are available during the period of use. Train is also available.
Usage period: 5 consecutive days from May 11 to June 5

A very economical transportation pass

01

"Long-distance travel to competition venues is costly"

Access to competition venues at discounted pricesOriginal JR Kansai Wide Area Pass
02

"I want to sightsee before and after the competition"

Convenient for small trips in the event areaOriginal JR Kansai Wide Area Pass
03

"Every trip involving multiple public transportation routes requires time to buy tickets"

Ride with major public transportation companies in Kansai without the need to purchase ticketsOriginal KANSAI ONE PASS
04

"An original transportation pass for tournament participants only"

Original JR Kansai Wide Area Pass・
Original KANSAI ONE PASS

【Transportation Pass Route Map】

Transportation Pass Route Map

Transportation Infomation

This shows a map of recommended routes from the nearest interaction sites to the competition venues, and from the nearest stations to the competition venues.

Transportation Infomation for each competition

Sport Discipline Prefecture City/Town Venue Transport Information See on Google Map
Archery Outdoor Archery Tottori Prefecture Tottori City Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan Sports Park Track and Field Stadium PDF MAP
Indoor Archery Tottori Prefecture Tottori City Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan Sports Park Tottori Prefectural Gymnasium PDF MAP
Athletics Track & Field Kyoto Prefecture Kyoto City Takebishi Stadium Kyoto・Sub-Field(Nishikyogoku Athletic Park) PDF MAP
10 km Road Race Shiga Prefecture Hikone City Hikone 10km Road Course PDF MAP
Half Marathon Wakayama Prefecture Kamitonda Town Kishu Kuchikumano Marathon Course PDF MAP
EKIDEN Wakayama Prefecture Tanabe City Tanabe Sports Park PDF MAP
Race Walking Hyogo Prefecture Kobe City Rokko Island Around Course PDF MAP
Badminton Kyoto Prefecture Kyoto City Hannaryz Arena PDF MAP
Kyoto Citizen Sports Hall PDF MAP
Shimazu Arena Kyoto PDF MAP
Baseball Baseball Hyogo Prefecture Kobe City/
Miki City
Hotto Motto Field Kobe PDF MAP
G7 Stadium Kobe PDF MAP
Ajisai Stadium Kita-Kobe PDF MAP
Miki Disaster Prevention Park PDF MAP
Rubber Baseball Shiga Prefecture Moriyama City/
Higashiomi City
Moriyama City Sports Park Baseball Field PDF MAP
Higashiomi Koto Stadium PDF MAP
Higashiomi Okunono Sports Park PDF MAP
Higashiomi Nagayama Park PDF MAP
Basketball Hyogo Prefecture Kobe City Green Arena Kobe PDF MAP
Kobe Central Gymnasium PDF MAP
Kobe Oji Sports Center PDF MAP
Canoe Marathon Kyoto Prefecture Kyotango City Kumihama Bay Canoe Stadium PDF MAP
Sprint Nara Prefecture Yoshino Town Tsuburo Lake Canoe Stadium PDF MAP
Slalom Tokushima Prefecture Naka Town Naka River Wajiki Rhine PDF MAP
Polo Hyogo Prefecture Shiso City Onzui Lake Canoe Course MAP
Dragon Boat Shiga Prefecture Otsu City Biwako Motor Boat Racing Course PDF MAP
Cycling Track Tottori Prefecture Kurayoshi City Kurayoshi Cycling Track PDF MAP
Road Race Tottori Prefecture Kurayoshi City Kurayoshi・Hokuei Roadrace Course PDF MAP
Mountain Bike Kyoto Prefecture Wazuka Town Yubune MTB Land PDF MAP
BMX Osaka Prefecture Kishiwada City Cyclepia Kishiwada BMX Course PDF MAP
Dance Sports Wakayama Prefecture Wakayama City Wakayama Big Wave PDF MAP
Football Football Osaka Prefecture Sakai City J-GREEN SAKAI PDF MAP
Futsal Osaka Prefecture Sakai City J-GREEN SAKAI PDF MAP
Flying Disc Ultimate Kyoto Prefecture Uji City Kyoto Prefectural Yamashiro Sports Park PDF MAP
Gateball Kyoto Prefecture Kyotanba City Kyoto Tamba Park PDF MAP
Golf Tokushima Prefecture Tokushima City/
Naruto City/
Awa City/
Kamiyama Town
Tokushima Country Club PDF MAP
Grandee Naruto Golf Club 36 PDF MAP
Naruto Country Club PDF MAP
J Classic Golf Club PDF MAP
Takagawa Higashi-tokushima Golf Club PDF MAP
Ground Golf Tottori Prefecture Yurihama Town The Home of Ground Golf “Shiokaze no Oka Tomari” PDF MAP
Handball Kyoto Prefecture Kyotanabe City/
Uji City
Tanabe Central Gymnasium PDF MAP
Kyoto Prefectural Yamashiro Sports Park Gymnasium PDF MAP
Hockey Shiga Prefecture Nagahama City/
Maibara City
OSP Hockey Stadium(Ibuki Sports Ground) PDF MAP
Maibara City Ibuki 1st Ground PDF MAP
Nagahama Institute of Bio-Science and Technology Dome PDF MAP
Judo Tottori Prefecture Yonago City Totttori Prefectural Budokan PDF MAP
Karate Kyoto Prefecture Kyoto City Kyoto City Budo Center PDF MAP
Lifesaving Fukui Prefecture Takahama Town Wakasawada Beach PDF MAP
Orienteering Sprint Hyogo Prefecture Kobe City University of Hyogo PDF MAP
Port Island PDF MAP
Kobe University Rokkodai Campus PDF MAP
Forest Hyogo Prefecture Yabu City/
Kamikawa Town/
Kami Town
Hachi Highland /
Higashi Hachi-buse Highland
PDF MAP
Sugigasawa Highland PDF MAP
Uwano Highland PDF MAP
Hachikita Highland PDF MAP
Mineyama Highland PDF MAP
Rowing Shiga Prefecture Otsu City Biwako Rowing Center PDF MAP
Rugby Osaka Prefecture Higashiosaka City Higashiosaka City Hanazono Rugby Stadium PDF MAP
Sailing Sailing Wakayama Prefecture Wakayama City Wakayama Sailing Center PDF MAP
Windsurfing Wakayama Wakayama City Wakayama Sailing Center PDF MAP
Shooting Clay Okayama Prefecture Okayama City Okayama Clay Target Shooting Range PDF MAP
Rifle Wakayama Prefecture Kainan City Wakayama Rifle Shooting Range PDF MAP
Softball Shiga Prefecture Kusatsu City/
Moriyama City/
Higashiomi City
Kusatsu Green Stadium PDF MAP
Yabase Kihan Island Park PDF MAP
Moriyama City Sports Park PDF MAP
Higashiomi Nunobiki Sports Park (Multipurpose Ground) PDF MAP
Higashiomi Nagayama Park PDF MAP
Soft Tennis Kyoto Prefecture Fukuchiyama City Sandanike Park Tennis Court PDF MAP
Squash Kyoto Prefecture Kyoto City Kyoto Terrsa PDF MAP
Swimming Swimming Hyogo Prefecture Kobe City Kobe Port Island Sports Center PDF MAP
Diving Hyogo Prefecture Kobe City Kobe Port Island Sports Center PDF MAP
Water Polo Hyogo Prefecture Amagasaki City Amagasaki Sports Forest PDF MAP
Artistic Swimming Hyogo Prefecture Amagasaki City Amagasaki Sports Forest PDF MAP
Open Water Osaka Prefecture Sennan City Tarui Southern Beach PDF MAP
Table Tennis Hyogo Prefecture Kobe City Green Arena Kobe PDF MAP
Kobe Central Gymnasium PDF MAP
Taekwondo Hyogo Prefecture Himeji City WINK Budokan PDF MAP
Tennis Hyogo Prefecture Miki City/
Kasai City
Aono Sports Park Aono Tennis Club PDF MAP
Bourbon Beans Dome PDF MAP
Tenpin Bowling Tokushima Prefecture Tokushima City/
Ishii Town
Suehiro Bowl PDF MAP
Pop Joy Ishii PDF MAP
Triathlon Triathlon Tokushima Prefecture Minami Town Hiwasa Umigame Triathlon Course PDF MAP
Aquathlon Tokushima Prefecture Minam Town Hiwasa Umigame Triathlon Course PDF MAP
Duathlon Kyoto Prefecture Nantan City Kyoto Prefecture Nantan City Oigawa Park Green Park and Its vicinity PDF MAP
Tug of War Nara Prefecture Katsuragi City/
Kashiba City
Shinjo Kenmin Athletic Field 1 PDF MAP
Kashiba City General Gymnasium PDF MAP
Volleyball Indoor Wakayama Prefecture Wakayama City Wakayama Big Whale PDF MAP
Wakayama Big Wave PDF MAP
Wakayama Prefectural Gymnasium PDF MAP
Wakayama Municipal Kanan Gymnasium PDF MAP
Beach Volleyball Hyogo Prefecture Minamiawaji City Keinomatsubara Beach Volley Court PDF MAP
Weightlifting Tokushima Prefecture Naruto City Amino-Value Hall PDF MAP

Transport Infomation for each site

Opening Village

Kyoto City

It will be set up from before the tournament period until the day of the opening ceremony, and features a tournament reception desk, information desk, etc.
To participate from the opening ceremony, please go through tournament reception.

Site name Installation location Transportation Information
Opening Village Miyako Messe(Kyoto International Exhibition Hall) PDF

Main Services

Accreditation

Accreditation

Information Desk

Information Desk

Merchandise Sales

Merchandise Sales

Exchange Hubs

Exchange Hubs

Food and Beverage booth

Food and Beverage booth

Disseminating Local Attraction

Disseminating Local Attraction

Masters Village

9 Prefectures

One location is set up in each of the nine prefectures where the competitions will be he in the Kansai region, with tournament reception desk, information desk, etc.
Please go through reception at the Master's Village near the competition venues.

Site name Installation location Transportation Information
Masters Village Fukui Takahama town Wada public hall
Wakasa-Takahama Tourism Organization
PDF
Masters Village Shiga Hamaotsu A-qus PDF
Masters Village Kyoto Porta Plaza PDF
Masters Village Osaka Portas Square PDF
Masters Village Hyogo Duo Kobe “Duo Dome” PDF
Masters Village Nara Nara Visitor Center & Inn PDF
Masters Village Wakayama Wakachika Square PDF
Masters Village Tottori Fumon Square PDF
Masters Village Tokushima Tokushima Clement Plaza PDF

Main Services

Accreditation

Accreditation

Information Desk

Information Desk

Merchandise Sales

Merchandise Sales

Exchange Hubs

Exchange Hubs

Food and Beverage booth

Food and Beverage booth

Disseminating Local Attraction

Disseminating Local Attraction

Center Village

Osaka City

It is set up in the city of Osaka in the center of Kansai, and has a tournament reception desk, information desk, etc.

Site name Installation location Transportation Information
Center Village Grand Front Osaka Umekita Ship Hall PDF

Main Services

Accreditation

Accreditation

Information Desk

Information Desk

Merchandise Sales

Merchandise Sales

Exchange Hubs

Exchange Hubs

Food and Beverage booth

Food and Beverage booth

Disseminating Local Attraction

Disseminating Local Attraction