Tokyo Big Sight is a large international convention center. It is located Ariake close Odaiba in front of Tokyo Bay. Various events and exhibitions will be held there. And it is also the goal of Tokyo Marathon every winter.
There are two large venues in Tokyo Big Sight. West Hall is an iconic building which is made up with four characteristic inverted triangles. And East Hall can be divided into up to six small venues.
How to get to Tokyo Big Sight
There are several ways to go to Tokyo Big Sight.
When you go there from heart of Tokyo, the most direct way is to get on “Yurikamome” line from Shimbashi Sta. “Yurikamome” is a small train which called a new transportation system. When you get off at Kokusai Tenjijo Seimon Sta., Tokyo Big Sight is in front of you.
Rinkai Fukutoshin Line
The other popular way is to get on Rinkai Fukutoshin Line from Osaki Sta. When you get off at Kokusai Tenjijo Mae Sta. and walk in a few minutes, you can reach there.
There is also a direct bus service available from Haneda Airport. If you want to go there from Narita Airport directly, you can use a bus bound for “Tokyo Bay Ariake Washington Hotel”. You can reach near by Tokyo Big Sight.
Tokyo Big Sight does not have enough capacity parking for large-scale events. Depends on size of events, you should better to go there by public transportation. If you reach there to enter to large popular events afternoon, you may have to wait for long time to enter the parking.
- Ginza Sta. (Ginza Line) > Shimbashi Sta. (transfer)Shimbashi Sta. (Yurikamome) > Kokusai Tenjijo Seimon Sta.
- Ginza 1 Chome Sta. (Yurakucho Line) > Shinkiba Sta. (transfer)Shinkiba Sta. (Rinkai Fukutoshin Line) > Kokusai Tenjijo Mae Sta.
Shibuya, Shinjuku and Ikebukuro
- Shibuya Sta., Shinjuku Sta., Ikebukuro Sta. (JR Saikyo Line) > Kokusai Tenjijo Mae Sta. (Rinkai Fukutoshin Line) *a direct train
- Haneda Airport (expressway bus) > Tokyo Big Sight *go directly
- Narita Airport (expressway bus) > Tokyo Bay Ariake Washington Hotel *go directly
Near Hotels from Tokyo Big Sight
These hotels are near by Tokyo Big Sight. And they are easy access to Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo Disneysea.