Tokyo International Airport (Haneda)→Yokohama Station:Train (25 min.)
Tokyo International Airport (Haneda)→Yokohama Station:Limousine bus (30 min.)
Narita International Airport→Yokohama Station:JR Narita Express (85 min.)
Narita International Airport→Yokohama Station:Limousine bus (90 min.)
Tokyo International Airport (Haneda)→Minato Mirai Area, Yamashita Area:Train (30 min.)
Tokyo International Airport (Haneda)→Minato Mirai Area, Yamashita Area:Limousine bus (35 min.)
Narita International Airport→Minato Mirai Area, Yamashita Area:Train (100 min.)
Narita International Airport→Minato Mirai Area, Yamashita Area:Limousine bus (120 min.)
Tokyo International Airport (Haneda)→Shin-Yokohama Area:Limousine bus (40 min.)
Narita International Airport→Shin-Yokohama Area:Train (100 min.)


1. Financial Assistance for Conventions
● Subsidy Program
<Yokohama Large-Scale International Convention Promotion Subsidy>
The municipal government provides subsidies of 2-10 million yen for international conferences held within Yokohama city limits. International conferences with at least 5,000 registrants (and at least 2,000 foreign registrants) are eligible for a 10 million-yen subsidy. To qualify, international conference organizers must involve the municipal government from the promotion stage with the issuance of an invitation letter by the mayor, and has not hold their event in Yokohama for the past 5 years from April 1 of the fiscal year of the scheduled opening of the relevant convention. YCVB reviews the nature, size and other aspects of events to determine eligibility and subsidy amounts.
<Yokohama MICE Support Plan>
YCVB provides convention bags, attractions, assistance with conference equipment fees, and support via multiple options according to the size and duration of MICE held at conference facilities, hotels, exhibition areas and other venues in Yokohama. Note that organizers of eligible events must use Yokohama vendors. Please contact YCVB about conditions and options for support, as they vary from year to year.
2. Other Support Services
● Providing Yokohama tourism maps, visitors’ guides and other introductory information about Yokohama (Languages: English, simplified Chinese, traditional Chinese, Korean, Thai)
● Preparing written proposals for potential venues: YCVB proposes and helps prepare written proposals and presentations for promoting international conferences.
● Introducing conference and party venues, and PCOs, travel agents and other companies involved in MICE.
● Paying part of the expenses for reception for preliminary visits by conference organizers who live outside Japan.

For details:
Yokohama Convention & Visitors Bureau

Pre-/Post-Convention Programs

A jazz performance

  • Kimono dressing experience
    Kimono dressing is extremely popular with foreign guests. Kimono dressing services can also be arranged at other venues, so don’t miss this chance to experience Japanese culture by donning real kimono.
  • Jazz
    Long known as a jazz town, Yokohama is full of jazz cafés and jazz bars that feature a wide variety of jazz performances that are perfect for parties.
  • Yokohama Chinatown Lion Dances
    An ancient Chinese traditional performing art done in Yokohama’s leading tourist attraction, Chinatown, during the Lunar New Year and other special times. Watch dragons and lions dance dynamically in time with accompanying gongs and drums.


Yokohama Convention & Visitors Bureau

〒231-0023, Japan Sangyo-Boeki Center Bldg. 1F, 2 Yamashita-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa See the map