Asian Rural Institute
Tel: 0287-36-3111 Fax: 0287-37-5833
By JR (Japan Railway) Tohoku Shinkansen (Super express)
It takes 1 hour and 15 minutes from Tokyo. Get off at JR Nasu-Shiobara station. It takes 20 minutes to get to ARI from JR Nasu-Shiobara Station by taxi or car. You can take a local line from JR Nasu-Shiobara Station and get off Nishinasuno station. (See below)
By JR Tohoku Honsen (Local line)
It takes about three hours from Ueno Station in Tokyo via the Utsunomiya Line and local train. Get off at JR Nishinasuno station. It takes 10 minutes from Nishinasuno Station by taxi or car to ARI.
It takes 20 minutes from the Nasu-Shiobara interchange, Tohoku Highway.
National Highway 4
Take the Rice Line towards Kurobane at the Nishitoyama intersection.