Zip Arena Okayama is the home of the Okayama Seagulls, a member of the women's volleyball V1 League.
It is located in the Okayama Prefectural General Ground, where City Light Stadium and Okayama Budokan are located in addition to Zip Arena Okayama.
Getting to the Stadium
There are city buses from the west and east exits of Okayama Station, so it is easy to get there. If you walk, it will take about 30 minutes.
From the west exit of Okayama Station, take the Okaden bus for about 6 minutes and get off at "Budokan-mae" (200 yen fare).
It is about a 2-minute walk from the bus stop to the Okayama Budokan.
If your hotel is at the east exit, take the Okaden bus or the Chutetsu bus for 11 minutes and get off at "Budokan-guchi" (fare: 200 yen).
About the Stadium
Zip Arena Okayama hosts the V Premier League Women's Regular Rounds in Okayama every year from December to March, and was the venue for the gymnastics competition at the 2005 National Gymnastics Meet in Okayama, as well as basketball and professional wrestling events.
Location 2-1-3 Izumimachi, Kita-ku, Okayama City, Okayama 700-0012, Japan
Opened May 2005
Travel Tips & Information
Here is the basic information about Okayama as a reference for planning your trip.
If you are coming from the Tokyo metropolitan area, you can basically use the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines or take an overnight bus.
The following is a guide on how to get to Okayama and how to get around in Okayama City.
Places to stay in the Okayama City area include points such as Okayama Station and the Korakuen Garden area. We have picked up hotels around Okayama City.
In Okayama City, there is Okayama Castle in Korakuen Garden.
We have picked up some sightseeing spots around Okayama City.
There are many attractive gourmet specialties in Okayama, such as kakioko, demi cutlets, and hormone udon. The following is a list of Okayama's gourmet foods and stores in the city.