City Hall Plaza Aore Nagaoka

City Hall Plaza AORE Nagaoka is an arena located in Nagaoka City.
It is an integrated facility with the city hall, and is used as the home arena for Albirex Niigata of the Basketball B League.

Getting to the Stadium

The venue is only a five-minute walk from Nagaoka Station (you can go directly to the arena through the station, so it won't be too stressful even in winter when there is a lot of snow).

If you are driving, you can park your car at a toll parking lot in the city.
For information on parking near Nagaoka Station, please visit this website.

About the Stadium

Location: 1-4-10 Otedori, Nagaoka City, Niigata 940-8501
Capacity: 5,000

Explore Niigata

Travel Tips & Information

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

1. "Getting there & Around" Nagaoka, Kashiwazaki, Sanjo, Minamiuonuma, Yuzawa

The mode of transportation you should choose to get to Niigata will depend on your location.
If you are in Tokyo, you can use the Joetsu Shinkansen. It will take around 2 hours and 10 minutes by Shinkansen. If you are coming from Tokyo to Nagaoka, it will take about 1 hour and 45 minutes.

If you are coming from Hokkaido or western Japan, you can also use an airplane.
There are flights to Niigata Airport from Sapporo, Narita, Nagoya, Osaka, Fukuoka, and Okinawa.

A limousine bus runs from Niigata Airport to JR Niigata Station, which takes about 30 minutes and costs 420 yen.
This page provides information on how to get to Niigata, Shinbatta, and Murakami areas and how to get there.

2. "Where to Stay" in Nagaoka, Kashiwazaki, Sanjo, Minamiuonuma, Yuzawa

Niigata is a very long and narrow prefecture, with Joetsu, Chuetsu, and Shimoetsu.
If you want to go around in detail, you will need a car because the train connections are not that good. It is important to choose a hotel that is suitable for car travel.
Here is a selection of hotels in Niigata, Niibata, and Murakami.

3. "What to Do & See" in Nagaoka, Kashiwazaki, Sanjo, Minamiuonuma, Yuzawa

Niigata has become a snow country and there are many ski resorts.
There is also a museum in Joetsu City, the birthplace of skiing.
In the winter, people enjoy skiing and snowboarding, but in the summer, the Nagaoka fireworks are famous all over Japan.
Fuji Rock Festival is also held at Naeba Ski Resort.
The following is a selection of sightseeing spots in Niigata, Shinbatta, and Murakami.

4. "What / Where to Eat" in Nagaoka, Kashiwazaki, Sanjo, Minamiuonuma, Yuzawa

Niigata is famous for its Koshihikari rice. In addition to rice, Niigata is also famous for its Hegi soba noodles, and Hakkaisan sake, which is a famous sake throughout Japan.
If you go to Higoe, you can find Murakami beef, and Tochio fried tofu is one of Niigata's most famous specialties.
Sasadango (bamboo dumplings) are also well known as a representative souvenir.

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