Central Region Agricultural Research Center, NARO


CARC Tsukuba Headquarters

2-1-18 Kannondai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8666, Japan

By train

  • JR Joban Line, Ushiku Station
    (Please check JR East timetable.)
  • Tsukuba Express, Midorino Station
    (Please check Tsukuba Express timetable.)

By bus

  • Kanto Tetsudo bus from Ushiku Station West Exit
    Take a bus for Daigaku Byoin, Yatabe Shako, Seibutsuken Owashi Campus, Tsukuba Bus Center, or Daigaku Chuo.
    Get off at Norin Danchi Chuo (about 20 minutes)
  • Kanto Tetsudo bus from Midorino Station
    Take a bus bound for Yatabe Shako, Norin Danchi Chuo, and Enokido. Get off at Norin Danchi Chuo (about 15 minutes)
    *Note: Buses do not run on weekends & holidays
  • Tsuku-Bus from Tsukuba Center
    Take a bus "Southern shuttle" bound for Kukizaki General Services Counter.
    Get off at Norin Danchi Chuo (about 20 minutes)

Hokuriku Research Station

1-2-1 Inada, Joetsu, Niigata 943-0193, Japan

By bus

  • Kubiki bus from Takada Station
    Take a bus for the suburbs via Inada 2-chome. Get off at Inada 2-chome (about 5 mi).

Nasu Research Station

768 Senbonmatsu, Nasushiobara, Tochigi 329-2793, Japan

Traffic Access

  • Route Bus (JR Bus)
    Board from Nishi Nasuno Station (West Exit) Bus Stop
    Board bus for "Shiobara hot spa"
    Get off at "Senbon Matsu" bus stop.
  • Express bus (Nasu Resort Express Line)
    Place of boarding: New South Exit of Shinjuku Station or at South Yaesu,Tokyo Station. Get off at Horai (Both buses are bound for Shiobara hot spa and Nasu hot spa stop)
  • By car
    Take a right at the end of the road after the Nishi Nasuno Shiobara IC and the entrance to the research institute is the second entrance after passing the first turn.

Crop Rotation System Group for Tokai Region

Address:360 Kusawa, Ano, Tsu, Mie 514-2392, Japan
(in the Ano Vegetable Research Station)
Transportation From Tsu station, it takes about 20 min by taxi.
From Kintetsu Tsushinmachi station, take the Miekotsu bus and get off at Araki bus stop (about 30 min walk).