Takamatsu, a city of art facing a jewel of the world: the Seto Inland Sea

Takamatsu (高松市) is a city located in central Kagawa Prefecture (香川縣) on the island of Shikoku (四國) in Japan. It is a port city located on the Seto Inland Sea (瀨戶內海). Takamatsu is a city with a large concentration of nationwide companies' branch offices, which play a large role in its economy, and it contains most of the national government's branch offices for Shikoku.

Access to Takamatsu

Takamatsu Airport is the nearest airport that leads to the venue.
Takamatsu, a very easy city to get to from overseas and elsewhere in Japan, is a tourism hub for Shikoku and the Seto Inland Sea. Direct flights connect Takamatsu with Taipei, Shanghai and South Korea, and it's also a convenient place to make connections to Hong Kong, Singapore and Bangkok.

International Flight

Shanghai (Pudong) International Airport - Takamatsu Airport (flight time approx 2 hr)
Taipei (Taoyuan) International Airport - Takamatsu Airport (flight time approx 2 hr 25 min)
Seoul (Incheon) International Airport - Takamatsu Airport (flight time approx 1 hr 35 min)
Tokyo (Haneda/Narita) - Takamatsu Airport (flight time approx 1 hr 20 min)
Hong Kong International Airport - Taipei (Taoyuan) International Airport (flight time approx 1 hr 40 min)-Takamatsu Airport (flight time approx 2 hr 35 min)

Domestic Traffic

It's also easy to get here from Tokyo, Osaka and Kyushu via the Shinkansen and buses.

■  Tokyo Stn -
     Okayama Stn (approx. 3 hr 30 min by bullet train) - Takamatsu Stn (approx. 1 hr by
     train)

■  Shin Osaka Stn -
     Okayama Stn (approx. 50 min by bullet train) - Takamatsu Stn (approx. 1 hr by train)

 

■  Hakata Stn -
     Okayama Stn (approx. 2 hr by bullet train) - Takamatsu Stn (approx. 1 hr by train)

 

Islands Tour

The Port of Takamatsu is also very handy for touring the islands that make the Seto Inland Sea so alluring.

Ferries make non-stop runs from Takamatsu to Naoshima, Shodoshima, Teshima, Megi-jima, Ogi-jima and Oshima.

 

Takamatsu Port - Naoshima (approx. 50 min by ferry, approx 25 min by high speed ferry)

Takamatsu Port - Shodoshima (approx. 1 hr by ferry, approx. 30~45 min by high speed ferry)

Takamatsu Port - Teshima (approx. 35 min by high speed ferry)

Takamatsu Port - Megijima (approx. 20 min by ferry)

Takamatsu Port - Megijima - Ogijima (approx. 40 min by ferry)

Takamatsu Port - Oshima (approx. 25 min by high speed ferry)

The above traffic information has quoted from http://www.art-kamatsu.com/learn_about_takamatsu.html
 
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