UPR Stadium (Ube Municipal Baseball Stadium)

UPR Stadium is a baseball stadium located in Ube City, Yamaguchi Prefecture.
Official professional baseball games, open games, and second-team games are held here.

Getting to the Stadium

The nearest station is JR Kusae Station on the JR Ube Line.
The distance from the station to the Onda Sports Park is about 1.5 kilometers, which is about a 20-minute walk.

About the Stadium

The Stadium is located in the Onda Sports Park.
The park includes Tawarada Memorial Gymnasium and the Onda Sports Park Athletic Field.
There is a parking lot that can hold about 370 cars.

Location: 4-1-4 Onda-cho, Ube City, Yamaguchi 755-0023, Japan
Capacity: 13,000
Opened: 1941 (rebuilt in 1998)
Surface: Natural grass

Explore Yamaguchi

Travel Tips & Information

Here is the basic information about Yamaguchi as a reference for planning your trip.

1. "Getting there & Around" Shimonoseki, Ube

If you are coming to Yamaguchi from the Tokyo metropolitan area, you will basically use the Sanyo Shinkansen.
The Shinkansen stops at five stations in Yamaguchi Prefecture: Shin-Iwakuni, Tokuyama, Shin-Yamaguchi, Atsusa, and Shin-Shimonoseki, so get off depending on your destination.
If you are in the Shimonoseki/Ube area, get off at Shin-Shimonoseki Station on the Sanyo Shinkansen and take the Sanyo Line for about 10 minutes to Shimonoseki Station.
If you choose Kokura as your base, you can also get off at Kokura Station on the Sanyo Shinkansen, go to the nearest hotel, and then go to Shimonoseki.
The following is a guide on how to get to the Shimonoseki/Ube area and how to get around the city.

2. "Where to Stay" in Shimonoseki, Ube

In the case of Shimonoseki, the city of Kokura in Fukuoka Prefecture is just over there, so you have options in Shimonoseki or Kokura.
We have picked out hotels in the Shimonoseki and Ube areas that are convenient for watching the games and sightseeing.

3. "What to Do & See" in Shimonoseki, Ube

Shimonoseki is bordered by Fukuoka Prefecture, and Kokura is also a sightseeing area.
Famous sightseeing spots in Shimonoseki include Akama Shrine, Ganryu Island, Kakushima Bridge, Fire Mountain Observatory, and the Kaikyo Yume Tower, the symbolic tower of Shimonoseki.
Here is a selection of sightseeing spots in the Shimonoseki/Ube area.

4. "What / Where to Eat" in Shimonoseki, Ube

When you think of Yamaguchi, the first thing that comes to mind is "fugu" (blowfish).
In addition to fugu, kawara soba is also a specialty.
Here is a selection of restaurants in Shimonoseki and Ube areas.


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