Ishikawa Athletics Stadium is the home stadium of the J-League soccer team, "Zweigen Kanazawa."
Getting to the Stadium
The distance from JR Kanazawa Station to the stadium is less than 7 km, and a rental car will take about 15 minutes. The park itself is large, so there is enough parking to accommodate quite a few cars, but please check the team's official website for information on parking on game days.
On game days, a shuttle bus service is available from JR Kanazawa Station.
About the Stadium
Ishikawa Athletics Stadium is a track and field type soccer stadium.
Address:136, Fukurobatakemachi-Minami, Kanazawa, Ishikawa,
Home Team: Zweigen Kanazawa
Surface: Natural grass
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.