(If you want to go to Kanazawa, please use a bus from Komatsu airport to Kanazawa station (about 1,200 yen). You can get off at the central of Kanazawa, Korinbo and Katamachi, and Kanazawa station.)
Narita airport ++(1h, JR Narita express or JR Airport Narita)++> Tokyo station
+++(2h30m, JR Tokaido Shinkansen)+++> (For exchange) Maibara station
+++(1h40m, JR Hokuriku Line)+++> Komatsu station
Kansai airport ++(1h10m, JR Haruka express)++>(For exchange)Shin Osaka station
+++(2h30m, JR Hokuriku Line)+++> Komatsu station
(You need 20 more minutes to go to Kanazawa station from Komatsu station by JR.)
|JR: Japan Railway,||Shinkansen: Bullet train|
|---> for bus.||===> for flight.||++++> for train.|
|Komatsu station||->||Komatsu airport||->||High-Tech Conference Center|
|Komatsu station||->||High-Tech Conference Center|
For more information, please refer to the link to Free Bus Service.
Otherwise, please take a taxi from Komatsu station or from Komatsu airport. It takes about 30 minutes from Komatsu station and 40 minutes from Komatsu airport. The charge is 6,000-7,000 yen for one way. If the driver doesn't understand the English abbreviation JAIST, please try "Hokuriku sentan daigaku." For short, JAIST is often called in that way in Japanese.
A way not recommended: If you cannot use the free bus service,
the following roundabout route may offer you an inexpensive ride.
However, please let me remind you that it takes at least 2 hours and
very complicated. It is not recommended.
From Komatsu station (There is a bus between Komatsu airport and
Komatsu station), take a train of JR Hokuriku line till Nishi Kanazawa
station (one station before Kanazawa).
From Komatsu station (There is a bus between Komatsu airport and Komatsu station), take a train of JR Hokuriku line till Nishi Kanazawa station (one station before Kanazawa).
Then exchange into a local line: Hokuriku Railway, Ishikawa line. Shin Nishi Kanazawa station of Hokuriku Railway is just in front of JR Nishi Kanazawa station.
A free JAIST shuttle bus goes between Tsurugi station and JAIST every one hour. If you take a taxi, it costs about 1,500 yen from Tsurugi station to JAIST.
It costs about 8,000 yen by taxi from Komatsu airport to the hotel.
From the central of Kanazawa, Korinbo or Katamachi, Nomachi station is the nearest station of Hokuriku Railway.
There is a bus from Korinbo, the central of Kanazawa, to JAIST early in the morning. A bus returns in the evening.
By taxi it takes about 40 minutes and costs 6,000-7,000 yen.
There is free shuttle bus service of the hotel from the Kanazawa station. Departure time of the hotel bus is 14:00, 15:20, 16:40, and 18:40. The color of the bus is pink and it departs from the bus booth for pick-up buses at the bus terminal of Kanazawa station. The bus drops at Katamachi. If you want to get on there, please ask the hotel where it stops.
A city bus with bus number 30 to the direction Hikarigaoka will bring you to the nearest bus top Takao Minami Ichi-choume. The hotel is in few minutes walk from there. The bus departs from the bus booth number 8 at the bus terminal of Kanazawa station.