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

Bus stops Bus operators* Destinations
[1] Ken-ei Bus Terminal Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
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) Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
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) Nagasaki Bus
[4] Nagasaki Eki-Mae (for disembarking only) Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
Disembarking only (no boarding of buses at this stop)
[5] Nagasaki Eki-Mae Higashiguchi (opposite the Central Post Office) Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium
Kazagashira Park, Statue of Sakamoto Ryoma, Nagasaki Kameyama Shachu Memorial Museum
[6] Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi (opposite the Hotel New Nagasaki) Nagasaki Bus 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

Bus operators* Destinations
[1] Nagasaki Bus Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium
[2] Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
[3] Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
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] Nagasaki Ken-ei Bus (Red Bus)
Nagasaki Bus
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

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

*Nagasaki Bus includes services operated by Saikai-Kotsu.

Cocowalk Mori-Machi

Bus operators* Destinations
Nagasaki Bus 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

Attractions Transport How to get there
1 Shusaku Endo Literature Museum 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 Bus (Saikai-Kotsu) Nagasaki Shinchi Bus Terminal → To Oseto, Itanoura (approx. 75 min.) → Shitsubunkamura Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 7 min.) → Destination
3 Ono Church Bus (Saikai-Kotsu) Nagasaki Shinchi Bus Terminal → To Oseto, Itanoura (approx. 80 min.) → Ono Bus Stop → Walk (approx. 10 min.) → Destination
4 Kurosaki Church 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 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 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 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 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) 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 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 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 Bus (Nagasaki Bus) Nagasaki Eki-Mae Minamiguchi Bus Stop → To Iojima Terminal (approx. 50 min.) → Getting off at the last stop → Destination
13 Takashima 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 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 Streetcar Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Akasako (approx. 9 min.) → Hamaguchi-Machi Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 5 min.) → Destination
16 Hashima (Gunkanjima) 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 Streetcar Nagasaki Eki-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 5min.) → Dejima Streetcar Stop → A short walk → Destination
18 Glover Garden 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 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) Streetcar Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Hotarujaya (approx. 4 min.) → Kokaido-Mae Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 5 min.) → Destination
21 Hamamachi Arcade Streetcar Nagasaki Eki-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Shokakuji-Shita (approx. 10 min.) → Kanko-Dori Streetcar Stop → A short walk → Destination
22 Nakadori Arcade 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 Streetcar Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Hotarujaya (approx. 7 min.) → Shindaiku-Machi Streetcar Stop → One minute walk → Destination
24 Suwa Shrine 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 Streetcar Nagasaki EKi-Mae Streetcar Stop → To Hotarujaya (approx. 2 min.) → Sakura-Machi Streetcar Stop → Walk (approx. 7 min.) → Destination
26 Siebold Memorial Museum 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