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Transportation

Getting to Nagasaki City

Getting to Nagasaki City
Getting to Nagasaki City

Map of Downtown Nagasaki [Goolge Map]

Main Bus Stops

Bus stops around Nagasaki Station

[1] Ken-ei Bus Terminal
Bus operators* Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Nagasaki Airport
Fukuoka Airport
Huis Ten Bosch
Obama and Unzen
Other express bus services to places in Kyushu
[2] Nagasaki Eki-Mae (Under the pedestrian bridge)
Bus operators* Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Inasa Observation Platform (Ropeway Station)
Sotome Area (Shusaku Endo Literature Museum, Shitsu Church, Ono Church, Kurosaki Church)
[3] Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi (at the Hotel New Nagasaki)
Bus operators* Nagasaki Bus
Destinations
[4] Nagasaki Eki-Mae (for disembarking only)
Bus operators* Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Disembarking only (no boarding of buses at this stop)
[5] Nagasaki Eki-Mae Higashiguchi (opposite the Central Post Office)
Bus operators* Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium
Kazagashira Park, Statue of Sakamoto Ryoma, Nagasaki Kameyama Shachu Memorial Museum
[6] Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi (opposite the Hotel New Nagasaki)
Bus operators* Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Gunkanjima Museum, Nomozaki Sogo Undo Koen (Daffodil Park)
Kosuge Slip Dock
Iojima
Kazagashira Park, Statue of Sakamoto Ryoma, Nagasaki Kameyama Shachu Memorial Museum

*Nagasaki Bus includes services operated by Saikai-Kotsu.

Ken-ei Bus Terminal Map

Gate No. Destinations
2 Sasebo
3 Miyazaki, Huis Ten Bosch, Obama and Unzen
4 Nagasaki Airport
5 Kumamoto, Kagoshima
6 Kitakyushu (Kokura), Oita (Beppu)
11 Fukuoka (Fukuoka Airport)

Bus stops around Chuobashi Bridge

[1]
Bus operators* Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium
[2]
Bus operators* Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
Destinations
[3]
Bus operators* Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Kazagashira Park, Statue of Sakamoto Ryoma, Nagasaki Kameyama Shachu Memorial Museum
Gunkanjima Museum, Nomozaki Sogo Undo Koen (Daffodil Park)
Kosuge Slip Dock
Iojima
Nagasaki Airport
[4]
Bus operators* Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Sotome Area (Shusaku Endo Literature Museum, Shitsu Church, Ono Church, Kurosaki Church)
Inasa Observation Platform (Ropeway Station)

*Nagasaki Bus includes services operated by Saikai-Kotsu.

Nagasaki Shinchi Bus Terminal

[1]
Bus operators* Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Sotome Area (Shusaku Endo Literature Museum, Shitsu Church, Ono Church, Kurosaki Church)
[2]
Bus operators* Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Gunkanjima Museum, Nomozaki Sogo Undo Koen (Daffodil Park)
Kosuge Slip Dock
Iojima
[3]
Bus operators* Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Nagasaki Airport
[4]
Bus operators* Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Inasa Observation Platform (Ropeway Station)

*Nagasaki Bus includes services operated by Saikai-Kotsu.

Cocowalk Mori-Machi

Bus operators* Nagasaki Bus
Destinations Gunkanjima Museum, Nomozaki Sogo Undo Koen (Daffodil Park)
Kosuge Slip Dock
Iojima
Nagasaki Airport

*Nagasaki Bus includes services operated by Saikai-Kotsu.

Public Transport Guide to Main Attractions

Public transport information for your journey to the main attractions in Nagasaki City.

List of attractions and transport

[1] Shusaku Endo Literature Museum
Transport Bus (Saikai-Kotsu)
Nagasaki Shinchi Bus Terminal → To Oseto, Itanoura (approx. 70 min.) → Michinoeki (Bungakukan Iriguchi) Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 2 min.) → Destination
[2] Shitsu Church
Transport Bus (Saikai-Kotsu)
Nagasaki Shinchi Bus Terminal → To Oseto, Itanoura (approx. 75 min.) → Shitsubunkamura Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 7 min.) → Destination
[3] Ono Church
Transport Bus (Saikai-Kotsu)
Nagasaki Shinchi Bus Terminal → To Oseto, Itanoura (approx. 80 min.) → Ono Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 10 min.) → Destination
[4] Kurosaki Church
Transport Bus (Saikai-Kotsu)
Nagasaki Shinchi Bus Terminal → To Oseto, Itanoura (approx. 65 min.) → Kurosaki Kyokai-Mae Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 2 min.) → Destination
[5] Statue of Sakamoto Ryoma in Kazagashira Park
Transport Bus (Nagasaki Bus)
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Higashiguchi Bus Stop → To Kazagashirayama (approx. 23 min.) → Kazagashirayama Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 10 min.) → Destination
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi Bus Stop → To Kazagashirayama (approx. 21 min.) → Kazagashirayama Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 10 min.) → Destination
[6] Nagasaki Kameyama Shachu Memorial Museum
Transport Bus or Streetcar
[Streetcar] Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Hotarujaya (approx. 8 min.) → Shindaikumachi Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 11 min.) → Destination
[Nagasaki Bus] Nagasaki Eki-Mae Higashiguchi Bus Stop → To Kazagashirayama (approx. 23 min.) → Kazagashirayama Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 11 min.) → Destination
[Nagasaki Bus] Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi Bus Stop → To Kazagashirayama (approx. 21 min.) → Kazagashirayama Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 11 min.) → Destination
[Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus] Nagasaki Eki-Mae Higashiguchi Bus Stop → To Kazagashiramachi (approx. 17 min.) → Kazagashiramachi Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 11 min.) → Destination
[7] Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium
Transport Bus (Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus)
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Higashiguchi Bus Stop → To Aba or Kasuga Shako-Mae (approx. 30 min.) → Penguin Suizokukan-Mae Bus Stop → A short walk → Destination
* The bus only leaves from Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.
[8] Gunkanjima Museum
Transport Bus (Nagasaki Bus)
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi Bus Stop → To Kabashima or Misakikoba (approx. 60 min.) → Undo Koen-Mae Bus Stop → A short walk → Destination
[9] Nomozaki Sogo Undo Koen (Daffodil Park)
Transport Bus (Nagasaki Bus)
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi Bus Stop → To Kabashima or Misakikoba (approx. 60 min.) → Undo Koen-Mae Bus Stop → One minute walk → Destination
[10] Mt. Inasa Observation Platform
Transport Bus and Ropeway
[Nagasaki Bus] Nagasaki Eki-Mae → Bus No. 3 or No. 4 to Shimo-ohashi, Koebaru, Aigawa (approx. 7 min.) → Ropeway-Mae Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 2 min.) → Ropeway Station
[Nagasaki Ropeway] Fuchi-Jinja Station → Inasadake Station (approx. 5min. Operated every 15-20 min.) → Walk (approx. 3 min.) → Destination
[11] Kosuge Slip Dock
Transport Bus (Nagasaki Bus)
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi Bus Stop → Bus No. 30 or No. 40 (approx. 15 min.) → To Kosugemachi Bus Stop → One minute walk → Destination
[12] Iojima
Transport Bus (Nagasaki Bus)
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi Bus Stop → To Iojima Terminal (approx. 50 min.) → Getting off at the last stop → Destination
[13] Takashima
Transport Streetcar and Ferry
Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 4 min.) → Ohato Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 5 min.) → Nagasaki Port Terminal → Nagasaki Kisen Ferry “Cobalt Queen” (approx. 35 min.) → Takashima Port → Destination
[14] Peace Park
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Akasako (approx. 10 min.) → Matsuyama-Machi Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 2 min.) → Destination
[15] Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Akasako (approx. 9 min.) → Hamaguchi-Machi Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 5 min.) → Destination
[16] Hashima (Gunkanjima)
Transport Streetcar and Ferry
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 4 min.) → Ohato Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 5 min.) → Join a Gunkanjima tour from Nagasaki Port (approx. 40 min. ferry ride)
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 6 min.) → Tsuki-Machi Streetcar Stop (transfer) → To Ishibashi (approx. 4 min.) → Ourakaigan-Dori Streetcar Stop → One minute walk → Join a Gunkanjima tour from Tokiwa Pier (approx. 40 min. ferry ride)
[17] Dejima
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 5min.) → Dejima Streetcar Stop → A short walk → Destination
[18] Glover Garden
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 6 min.) → Tsuki-Machi Streetcar Stop (transfer) → To Ishibashi (approx. 5 min.) → Ouratenshudo-Shita Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 7min.) → Destination
[19] The former HSBC Nagasaki Branch Museum
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 6 min.) → Tsuki-Machi Streetcar Stop (transfer) → To Ishibashi (approx. 5 min.) → Ouratenshudo-Shita Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 3 min.) → Destination
[20] Megane-bashi (Spectacles Bridge)
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Hotarujaya (approx. 4 min.) → Kokaido-Mae Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 5 min.) → Destination
[21] Hamamachi Arcade
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 10 min.) → Kanko-Dori Streetcar Stop → A short walk → Destination
[22] Nakadori Arcade
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki Eki-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 10 min.) → Kanko-Dori Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 3 min. Shortly after going through Hamamachi Arcade) → Destination
[23] Shindaiku Shopping Area
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Hotarujaya (approx. 7 min.) → Shindaiku-Machi Streetcar Stop → One minute walk → Destination
[24] Suwa Shrine
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Hotarujaya (approx. 6 min.) → Suwa Jinja-Mae Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 5 min.) → Destination
[25] Nagasaki Museum of History and Culture
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Hotarujaya (approx. 2 min.) → Sakura-Machi Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 7 min.) → Destination
[26] Siebold Memorial Museum
Transport Streetcar
Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Hotarujaya (approx. 15 min.) → Shin Nakagawa-Machi Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 7 min.) → Destination

Getting around Nagasaki by bus and streetcar/tram

Here is a step-by-step guide to travelling around Nagasaki by bus and streetcar. The Day Pass will make your travel easy and affordable.

Discount Ticket

Domestic Air Service

Some airlines offer discount domestic air fare for overseas visitors to Japan.

Learn More ⇒ Japan National Tourism Organization

Kyushu Rail Pass

This pass provides unlimited use of JR Kyushu trains in Kyushu, including all trains along the Kyushu Shinkansen and limited express trains. It is only available to non-Japanese passport holders, under the entry status of “Temporary Visitor”. You can purchase an E-ticket via the internet. After you arrive in Japan, please bring your E-ticket and your passport to one of the ticket offices to pick up your “JR Kyushu Rail Pass.” The E-ticket must be exchanged within 3 months from the date of issue.

Learn More ⇒ JR Kyushu Rail Pass
Purchase a E-ticket ⇒ ACPRail