ICITS 2009 Transportation

Take the Tokaido Shinkansen Line to Shizuoka Station (one hour from Tokyo and two hours from Osaka). Transfer to the Tokaido Line, ride 3 minutes, and get off at Higashi-Shizuoka Station. Granship, the conference venue, is located next to the station's South Exit. Detailed information for Shinkansen
To move inside Japan, use the convenient
Japan Rail Pass, issued by JR Group companies.

Access Map

ASIACRYPT 2009 and CANS 2009 will be held in Tokyo and Kanazawa, respectively.


Hotels: Hotel Garden Square, Hotel Century Shizuoka, Hotel Associa Shizuoka
Banquet: Banquet Hall Fugetsuro


To travel by rail around Japan, we suggest you use the Japan Rail Pass.
It is available to all foreign tourists visiting Japan and allows unlimited travel on any train operated by Japan Rail during your stay (including the Shinkansen which links most major cities in Japan, though some restrictions do apply). The Japan Rail Pass can only be purchased outside Japan - please make sure to purchase them in your country before your arrival.
There are two types of JAPAN RAIL PASS: Green (for seats in superior-class Green cars), and Ordinary (for normal-class seats),. A 7-day, 14-day, or 21-day Pass is available for each of these.
For more details regarding the Japan Rail Pass, see http://www.japanrailpass.net/.

Type: Duration 7-day 14-day 21-day
Green Adult ¥ 37,800 ¥ 61,200 ¥ 79,600
Child ¥ 18,900 ¥ 30,600 ¥ 39,800
Ordinary Adult ¥ 28,300 ¥ 45,100 ¥ 57,700
Child ¥ 14,150 ¥ 22,550 ¥ 28,850