Kanazawa City General Gymnasium is the arena where the Kanazawa Samuraiz of the B-League plays its home games in Ishikawa.
Getting to the Stadium
The following are the most common ways to get to Kanazawa City General Gymnasium.
The distance from Kanazawa Station is around 5 km.
There are parking lots around the gymnasium, but the rules for using the gymnasium parking lot may differ on event days. Please be sure to check the organizer's announcement.
Hokuriku bus services are available from Kanazawa Station.
Please be sure to check the timetable as there are only a few buses in operation.
Route 26 connects the west exit of Kanazawa Station with the gymnasium.
About the Stadium
Location: 3-8-1 Izumino-de-machi, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa, 921-8116 Japan
Travel Tips & Information
Here is the basic information about Ishikawa as a reference for planning your trip.
The major station in Ishikawa Prefecture is Kanazawa Station. Kanazawa Station can be reached conveniently by Shinkansen Line or, if you are coming from the Kansai area, by limited express train.
If you take the Hokuriku Shinkansen from Tokyo, you can get to Kanazawa in about three hours. The Kansai area takes less than three hours to reach Kanazawa on the limited express "Thunderbird." From Nagoya, it takes about 3 hours by the limited express "Shirasagi."
Kanazawa is a leading city in the Hokuriku region. There are several famous hotel brands and high-end hotels in Kanazawa Station.
Kenrokuen, a famous tourist spot in Kanazawa, is one of the three most famous gardens in Japan, along with Korakuen Garden in Okayama City and Kairakuen Garden in Mito City. It is about two kilometers from Kanazawa Station.
At Higashi Chaya-machi, you can see the old streets where you can feel the Japanese historical culture and enjoy meals.
Kanazawa is a famous tourist city where you can enjoy both the sea and the mountains, so you have many choices of places to eat. You can eat ”nodoguro (red mullet)," Kanazawa curry, and gold leaf soft ice cream. The Hokuriku region is famous for its seafood, and especially in winter (December to February), yellowtail is in season and is also delicious.