Access & Lodging


The hotel reservation will start from noon (12:00pm), 24th December and end at 11:59pm, 21st March 2023 (Japan Time).
Please proceed from the website below:

Transportation Guide

Access to the Starting Point

  • If you are coming by car
    Please use the shuttle bus (free for runners) from designated parking lot.
  • If you are coming by train
    The starting venue is located about 20 min. walk from Kitanagano Station, which is the first stop from Nagano Station and is accessed via the Kitashinano line from Nagano Station. Free tickets will be handed to athletes at registration.

Transfer plan after the race

  • If you are coming by car
    Please use the shuttle bus (free for runners) to the parking lot.
  • If you are coming by train
    Shuttle buses are available from the Finishing Point to JR Nagano Station East Exit and Free bus ticket will be handed to athletes on April 22nd. Accompanying persons’ fare is JPY500 one way.

About parking lot for runners

On the day of the race, those who use their own car can park in the parking lots. The details will be announced in mid-January on this website.
*Since the number of parking lots is limited, it will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Parking feeFree
  • Parking permitEnclosed with the number bibs handed at the registration on the day before the race. On the race day, please display it in a place that can be seen from outside of the car.
    * Those who do not have a parking permit cannot park.

Shuttle buses will be operating from each parking lot to the start venue.
Shuttle bus operating hours: 5:15-7:15 am

Supporters cannot get on the shuttle bus to the start venue. Please use public transportation.

Entry & Accommodation Inquiries

JTB Nagano Marathon Desk

JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc.
TEL +81-3-5796-5395 / FAX +81-3-5495-0785 / E-MAIL

Monday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 17:00 p.m.
We are closed on Saturdays, Sundays, National holidays.