Yokosuka Stadium is a baseball stadium located in Yokosuka City.
It is located in Oppama Park and is used by the Yokohama DeNA Bay Stars as their home base for their second team.
Getting to the Stadium
Yokosuka Stadium is about a 15-minute walk from Oppama Station on the Keihin Kyuko Line.
It takes about 40 minutes from Shinagawa Station to Oppama Station by rapid transit on the Keikyu Line.
The Keikyu Bus leaves from Oppama Station and you can get off at "Keikyu L-Wing Mae", which is close to the stadium, but sometimes it is faster to walk, so please check the bus schedule before making your decision.
About the Stadium
Location: 2 Natsushima-cho, Yokosuka City, Kanagawa (in Oppama Park)
Opened: 1997 (renovated)
What to bring
Compared to countries such as the U.S., events in Japan are relatively free in terms of what you can bring in, and there are very few venues where you cannot bring in a backpack.
As for drinks, please note that there are some events where you cannot bring in cans or bottles.
Most Japanese events will allow re-entry, but some events will not allow re-entry. Please make sure to check the event you will be attending.
Travel Tips & Information
Here is the basic information about Kanagawa as a reference for planning your trip.
Yokosuka is connected to Tokyo Station by the Yokosuka Line, which takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes.
However, Yokosuka Stadium is located at Oppama Station, which is a little far from Yokosuka Station.
The Yokosuka Stadium is located at Oppama Station, which is a little far from Yokosuka Station. It takes about 40 minutes from Shinagawa Station to Yokosuka Stadium by rapid train on the Keikyu Line.
There are a few hotels around Shioiri Station and Yokosuka Chuo Station, but not many. If your goal is to watch the game, it may be more convenient to go back to Yokohama, Shinagawa, or Tokyo area and stay overnight.
The U.S. military base is located in Yokosuka.
A tour of warships is a unique sightseeing experience in Yokosuka.
At Yokosuka Chuo Station, there is Mikasa Park, where the Mikasa, which played an active role in the Russo-Japanese War, is displayed as a memorial ship.
One of the best things to eat in Kanagawa Prefecture is house ramen, with the Yoshimura family being the original. The meat buns in Chinatown are also a must. And don't forget the siumai lunchboxes at Sakiyoken.
In the case of Yokosuka, it is a city where you can feel America.
Naval curry, cherry cheesecake, and hamburgers are some of the specialties.