5 minutes' walk from JR Nagano Station

  • Go to Zenkoji exit. Go down stairs and then turn left.
  • Walk around the Hotel Metropolitan counterclockwise.
  • Turn left at "Nagano sta.-minami" crossing.
  • Walk 200m with railroads on your left, and you will find our black signboard next to a Yakitori bar..

The movie below (1 minute) shows how to get to this hostel from Nagano Station.

Nearby parking lots

We don't have our own parking.

We kindly ask those who drive to the hostel to pay and park at a nearby parking lot.

We recommend these two parking lots below, either of which is within a few minutes' walk.


Hokushin Park  (Green one on the map)

・JPY 1,000 / 24 hours

・1‐7‐7, Nakagosho, Nagano City


Friend Park  (Yellow one on the map)

・JPY 900 (weekdays) / 24 hours

・JPY 600 (weekends & holidays) / 24 hours

・1‐17‐14, Nakagosho, Nagano City

how to go to Nagano city




JR(Nagano Shinkansen, Shinonoi line, Shin-etsu line, Iiyama line)

Shinano railroad





There are highway buses from/to Shinjuku, Ikebukuro, Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka, Niigata etc.


There are also many local buses. See the companies below:


bus companies
Alpico bus

  • Togakushi, Zenkoji, Matsushiro, Kawanakajima(Zenkoji exit bus stop)
  • Hakuba/Tsugaike, Omachi, Myoko, Kamikochi, Matsumoto(East exit bus stop)
  • Shinjuku, Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka(East exit bus stop)

Arena bus 

  • Shinjuku(JPY2500)、Kyoto/Osaka(JPY3700~) at JA Nagano(Nagano bus terminal) bus stop

Nagaden bus

  • Ikebukuro, Kyoto/Osaka, Niigata(Zenkoji-exit, NACS-suehiro)
  • Shiga, Nozawa(East exit)