RIKEN BRAIN SCIENCE INSTITUTE (RIKEN BSI)

Access

Address

RIKEN Brain Science Institute
2-1 Hirosawa Wako City, Saitama 351-0198 JAPAN

RIKEN Wako Campus Map

  1. BSI Central Building
  2. BSI East Building
  3. BSI West Building
  4. BSI Ikenohata Building
  5. BSI Neural Circuit Genetics Research Building
  6. Ohkouchi Hall
  7. Nishina Hall
  8. Suzuki Umetaro Hall

RIKEN Wako Campus Map

From Wako Station to Wako Camous

There are three options for getting to RIKEN BSI from Wako-shi Station.

1. Walk: the institute is about a 15 minute walk from the Station
2. Taxi: approx. 10 minutes
3. Bus: approx. 10 minutes (Bus #39 bound for Oizumigakuen, getting off at Hirosawa station)

From Wako Station to Wako Camous

Public Transportation Guide

Public Transportation Guide Map

1. From Narita Airport (International)

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Narita Airport / Airport Terminal 2 – Nippori Airport Bus
120 minutes
Nippori – Ikebukuro JR Yamanote Line
12 minutes
Ikebukuro – Wako-shi Tobu Tojo Line
12 minutes by express / semi-express train

Keisei Skyliner / Keisei Limited Express
Keisei-Airport Bus (Direct Connection from Narita Airport to Wako-shi Station)

2. From Haneda Airport (International/Domestic)

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Haneda Airport – Shinagawa Keikyu Line
15–20 minutes by limited express /
express train
Airport Bus
50–130 minutesa
Shinagawa – Ikebukuro JR Yamanote Line
26 minutes
Ikebukuro – Wako-shi Tobu Tojo Line
12 minutes by express / semi-express train

Airport Limousine Bus (Direct Connection from Haneda Airport to Wako-shi Station)

3. Local transportation

Nearest Station: Wako-shi Station
The TOBU Tojo Line and the Tokyo Metro lines both stop at Wako-shi Station.
Please note that the SEIBU line does not leave for Wako-shi station.