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NOTE: This information is taken from the Asia CliC announcement.

Additional general information (weather, electricity, etc.) is available here.


Registration and Hotel Form:


The registration and hotel form should be emailed before March 15, earlier if you need a visa for Japan.




1.  Yokohama Prince Hotel

Please fill out registration and accommodation form if you want to reserve the hotel. 40 rooms are reserved for the symposium period from April 19 to April 26 at a discounted rate as a first come basis:

  • Single use for two beds room or one king bed room: 9,450 Japanese Yen (JPY) per day (breakfast not included)
  • Twin use of double rooms: 7,350 JPY per person per day (breakfast not included)

Please contact the symposium secretariat immediately for the cancellation or change of the schedule. The symposium secretariat is Setsuko Ichikawa, asiaclic2006@jamstec.go.jp, phone: +81-46-867-9287, Fax: +81-46-867-9255)

2.  Other hotels

For more information of other hotels, please contact directly to Mr. Arai (arai@mwj.co.jp).



General information of accesses is as follows. Detailed information, maps etc will be on the Asia CliC symposium website (http://www.jamstec.go.jp/iorgc/sympo/asiaclic2006/).


Narita Airport to Yokohama Prince Hotel:

1  Direct airport limousine bus

This is recommended for first visitors to Japan. One way price is at 3,800 JPY, only three buses at 16:35, 18:15, and 20:35 are available. It takes around 2 hours to get to the hotel.


2.  Trains

One transfer is needed for this route. First take Narita Express train from Narita Airport to JR Yokohama station, and transfer to JR Negishi line at Yokohama station to get to JR Isogo station.


Yokohama Prince Hotel to JAMSTEC Yokohama Institute:

Take JR Negishi line from JR Isogo station to JR Shinsugita, and it takes around 15 minutes walk from the station to the institute.


For the first day of the CliC symposium, April 20, we will pick you up at the hotel lobby take you to the Yokohama Institute, JAMSTEC. The time will be announced later.


Yokohama Prince Hotel to Narita Airport

No direct bus going back to Narita Airport is available, so please take route of train.