Q: Tell me the access to the Atomic Bomb Dome
Hiroshima Station and the Atomic Bomb Dome are about 2 kilometers in a straight line.
Streetcar (Hiroshima Electric Railway) or the city loop bus “Meiproup” is convenient.
Get off at “Genbaku Dome-mae” on both the tram and Meiproup.
There is no private parking lot.
Here’s how to get to the Atomic Bomb Dome from the major transportation hubs in Hiroshima.
●From JR Hiroshima Station
Streetcar (Hiroshima Electric Railway)
Line 2 bound for “Hiroden Miyajimaguchi”, “Hiroden Nishi-Hiroshima”
Or get on Line 6 bound for “Gangba” and get off at “Genbaku Dome-mae” stop (about 20 minutes)
City Circulation Bus “Hiroshima Meipuru-Pass”
Immediately after getting off at “Genbaku Dome-mae” on the Orange Route (about 15 minutes)
Transfer from JR Hiroshima Station to JR Shin-Hakushima Station
Shin-Hakushima Station on the Astram Line → Get off at Kencho-mae Station on the Astram Line, then walk for 5 minutes (about 15 minutes)
●From Hiroshima Bus Center
On foot: Approximately 300 meters west on Aioi Street from the Genbaku Dome side exit
Public transportation: Hiroshima Electric Railway (streetcar) Route 2 bound for “Hiroden Miyajimaguchi” or “Hiroden Nishi-Hiroshima”
Or get on Line 6 bound for “Gangba” and get off at “Genbaku Dome-mae” stop (boarding section 1 station, required time about 2 minutes)
●From Hiroshima Port
Hiroshima Electric Railway (streetcar) Route 1 bound for “Hiroshima Station”, get off at “Hondori” (takes about 30 minutes), walk west for about 400 meters
●From Hiroshima Interchange (in case of private car)
Go south on National Route 54 towards Hiroshima City, turn left at the intersection with Jonan-dori, and turn right at the next traffic light.
Turn right at the Kamiyacho intersection and go west for about 400 meters.
(There is no parking lot for private cars at the Atomic Bomb Dome, so please use a parking lot nearby.)
*Please note that you cannot enter the Atomic Bomb Dome. It is not a facility where you can enter, so it will be a tour from the outside.