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  • {{days[0]}} Game tokyo

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    Destination

    tokyo

    Tokyo Stadium

    The opening match of the 2019 Rugby World Cup will be held here on November 20, 2019. Although the stadium is not far from the heart of Tokyo, it is surrounded by rich nature which gives it a quiet and peaceful atmosphere. The rounded roof covers the seating area for comfortable watching, and many facilities are available.

    Address

    376-3 Nishimachi, Chofu, Tokyo 182-0032

    Completed

    2000

    Capacity

    49,970

    Access

    About 13 minutes from Shinjuku Station (¥240) or about 30 minutes from Shibuya Station (¥240) to Tobitakyu Station on the Keio Line and then approx. 5 minutes on foot from there to the stadium.

    Accommodation

    Find your accommodations in Tokyo and make an booking here.

    You can spend great days
    in Tokyo until the next match.

    ITINERARIES
  • {{days[1]}} Game fukuoka

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    Destination

    fukuoka

    Fukuoka Hakatanomori Stadium

    Within walking distance from Fukuoka International Airport, this stadium is surrounded by forests at the centre of Fukuoka City. Visitors can experience the game within a close distance from the field.

    Address

    1-1 Higashihirao Koen, Hakata-ku Fukuoka, 816-0052

    Completed

    1995

    Capacity

    22,563

    Access

    From Fukuoka Airport, take the Nishitetsu Bus to 'Higashi-Hirao Koen-Iriguchi’ (¥170/15 minutes) bound for AEON mall Fukuoka or No3. Umm Eigyosho, then walk 5 minutes to the stadium. Alternatively, walk from Fukuoka Airport (about 2 km/25 minutes). From Hakata Station, take the subway to Fukuoka Airport (¥260/13 minutes).

    Accommodation

    Find your accommodations in Fukuoka and make an booking here.

    You can spend great days
    in Fukuoka until the next match.

    ITINERARIES
  • {{days[2]}} Game kumamoto

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    Destination

    kumamoto

    Kumamoto Stadium

    The Kumamoto Prefectural Athletic Stadium (Umakana Yokana Stadium) presents a distinctive and beautiful look due to the wing-shaped roof, with floodlight pylons used as supports. The stadium is beloved by the locals, and is used for football matches and rugby Top League matches.

    Address

    2776 Hirayamamachi, Higashi Ward, Kumamoto, Kumamoto Prefecture 861-8012

    Completed

    August 1998

    Capacity

    32,000

    Access

    From Kumamoto Station on either JR Kyushu Shinkansen, JR Kagoshima Line, or JR Hohi Line, take the Kyushu Sanko Bus to 'Park Dorm Kumamoto mae’ (¥600/50 minutes) bound for Shika No8. Menkyo Center, then walk 3 minutes to the stadium. Alternatively, from Kotsu Center take the Kyushu Sanko Bus to 'Park Dorm Kumamoto mae’ (¥520/35 minutes) bound for Shika No4. Menkyo Center.

    Accommodation

    Find your accommodations in Kumamoto and make an booking here.

    You can spend great days
    in Kumamoto until the next match.

    ITINERARIES
  • {{days[3]}} Game yokohama

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    yokohama

    International Stadium Yokohama

    Yokohama Stadium will host the Rugby World Cup 2019 Final. It was here that staged the 2002 FIFA World Cup! Yokohama Stadium has a 72,327 seat capacity, making it the biggest stadium in Japan. Its two large screens and the dynamic architecture will give you an Immersive experience.

    Address

    3300 Kozukuecho, Kohoku Ward, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture 222-0036

    Completed

    October 1997

    Capacity

    72,327

    Access

    About 10 minutes from Yokohama Station to Shinyokohama Station on the JR Yokohama Line, or Yokohama Municipal Subway (¥170 - ¥240) and then approx. 14 minutes on foot from there to the stadium.

    Accommodation

    Find your accommodations in Yokohama and make an booking here.

    You can spend great days
    in Yokohama until the next match.

    ITINERARIES
NEXT MATCH

SURROUNDING SPOTS

  • Enjoying Japanese Sake
    Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Sake Tasting SEE MORE DETAILS

    Similar to what sommeliers do, ‘Kikizake’ (sake tasting) is an activity that involves guessing what brand of sake you are served blindfolded. In this activity, you will choose 5 kinds of sake out of the 20–30 sake varieties available, and enjoy sampling the different tastes of each one.

  • Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Make Wagashi! Traditional Japanese Sweets in Tokyo SEE MORE DETAILS

    This is a wonderful cooking experience in Tokyo! You will have the opportunity to make traditional Japanese Wagashi sweets under the instruction of a local expert!

  • Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Private Tokyo Tsukiji (Toyosu) Market Tour SEE MORE DETAILS

    Explore the renown Tsukiji fish Market with a professional, English-speaking tour guide! Watch the infamous Tuna Auction (optional add-on) in the early morning and explore the Tsukiji Fish Market afterwards in this extensive tour!

  • Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Watch Early Morning Sumo Training in Tokyo at a Sumo Stable SEE MORE DETAILS

    View some live action at the Sumo Stable in Tokyo, where you can get a close-up view of Sumo training! Get an exclusive photo opportunity with Japan’s sumo wrestlers after their training!

  • Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Make Old Tokyo Cut Glass in Sumida, Tokyo SEE MORE DETAILS

    Glass cutting and polishing (Edo-kiriko) is a Japanese tradition established in the first half of the 19th century. With this experience you can carve traditional patterns on your glass. Come and make your own Edo-kiriko!

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine

    Taste Karashi-Mentaiko in Fukuoka, Kyushu! SEE MORE DETAILS

    If you are interested in the food culture of the gourmet city of Fukuoka then our studio is a great place where you can enjoy a tasting session of the Japanese delicacy pollack roe, karashi-mentaiko!

  • Reservation for Lovely Owl Cafe “Fukuro no Mise” in Fukuoka SEE MORE DETAILS

    Meet, pet and take pictures with these cute birds at the owl cafe “Fukuro no Mise” in Fukuoka! Don’t miss the chance to experience this uniquely Japanese concept.

  • Touring Business and Shopping Districts on Foot
    Viewing Historic Sites and Buildings
    Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Enjoy a walking tour in Dazaifu in Fukuoka SEE MORE DETAILS

    Dazaifu, an old capital city of Kyushu, is full of historic treasures, including Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine and The Kyushu National Museum.

  • Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Explore the Deep Fukuoka, City of Waterways! SEE MORE DETAILS

    In this tour, you will ride a boat and enjoy the view of Yanagawa. You will also visit Ohana and Shoto-en, a villa and a Japanese garden built by the feudal lord of the Tachibana Family. You will also have time for shopping at the end!

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine
    Touring Business and Shopping Districts on Foot

    Take a Fukuoka Yatai Tour and Taste the Best Local Food SEE MORE DETAILS

    Let’s enjoy exploring Fukuoka’s local food from Yatai (food stands) with the local people. Yatai are small, mobile food stalls selling ramen, beer and other food. Fukuoka is well-known for having around 40% of all yatai in Japan.

  • Viewing Historic Sites and Buildings

    Take a Kumamoto Castle Site Tour in Kumamoto city SEE MORE DETAILS

    Join us for a tour at one of Japan’s most spectacular historical monuments, the Kumamoto Castle!

  • Viewing Historic Sites and Buildings

    Discover the old streets of Yamaga with a lantern on head! SEE MORE DETAILS

    Have a pleasant walk around the old streets of the historical Buzen Kaido road in Yamaga city with a traditional Yamaga lantern tied on your head! Wear an antique kimono for a special experience!

  • Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Enjoy Rafting on Kuma River, in Kumamoto! SEE MORE DETAILS

    In this tour, you will be able to enjoy rafting on Kuma River. There are two exciting options which you can enjoy: water chute and a family private rafting option, which is a slow ride.

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine

    Join a sea picnic in Yatsushiro sea SEE MORE DETAILS

    After seeing traditional fishing methods in Yatsushiro Sea, let’s enjoy an outdoor picnic with delicious fresh fish on an uninhabited island! This is a great way to make the best of your stay in the beautiful coastal area of Kumamoto prefecture

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine
    Enjoying Japanese Sake

    Have fun and drink with locals at a bar in Kumamoto! SEE MORE DETAILS

    Are you interested in drinking and having fun with locals during your stay in Kumamoto? Then this is the perfect experience for you! Let’s talk, laugh, and make friends at a newly opened shochu (Japanese liquor) bar with local people!

  • Bathing at a Japanese Hot Spring
    Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Visit an Onsen Theme Park in Machida/Yokohama SEE MORE DETAILS

    Hot springs have been a favorite tradition in Japan for a long time. No matter the season in Japan, a good bath is essential to soothing a hard day’s worth of work. And regardless of age, many visit hot springs for the countless health benefits.

  • Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Enjoy a Relaxing Cruise under the Night Sky SEE MORE DETAILS

    Explore the popular night spots of Yokohama city from a cruise boat!

  • Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Take a Japanese ceramics lesson in Yokohama SEE MORE DETAILS

    Make your own original cup learning ceramics, one of Japan’s traditional cultures, from a kind teacher in Yokohama. It is possible to send your finished product to your home later by mail (need extra packing fee and postage).

  • Touring Business and Shopping Districts on Foot

    Yokohama, Chinatown and Japanese Garden Walking Tour SEE MORE DETAILS

    Explore the largest Chinatown in Asia with a 150-year history where you can enjoy a wide variety of authentic Chinese food. Also, enjoy a spacious Japanese garden with traditional Japanese-style buildings of historic importance.

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine

    Enjoy 3 kinds of ramen noodles in Yokohama SEE MORE DETAILS

    Enjoy 3 kinds of Ramen noodles, Cup noodles, Chinese noodles, and Japanese ramen noodles while walking in Yokohama bay area!

MATCH VENUES AND SCHEDULES

  • 1.5 h ~ from Tokyo
    2 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool D 21 SEP 2019 – 13:45 Local time AUS AUS V FIJ FIJ
  • Pool C 22 SEP 2019 – 19:15 Local time ENG ENG V TGA TGA
  • 1 h 20 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 4 h 30 mins ~ from Tokyo
  • Pool D 25 SEP 2019 – 14:15 Local time FIJ FIJ V URU URU
  • Pool B 13 OCT 2019 – 12:15 Local time NAM NAM V CAN CAN
  • 40 mins ~ from Tokyo
    3 h 10 mins ~ from Osaka
  • Pool A 24 SEP 2019 – 19:15 Local time RUS RUS V SAM SAM
  • Pool D 29 SEP 2019 – 14:15 Local time GEO GEO V URU URU
  • Pool C 9 OCT 2019 – 13:45 Local time ARG ARG V USA USA
  • 1 h 10 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 2.5 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool A 20 SEP 2019 – 19:45 Local time JPN JPN V RUS RUS
  • Pool C 21 SEP 2019 – 16:15 Local time FRA FRA V ARG ARG
  • Pool D 29 SEP 2019 – 16:45 Local time AUS AUS V WAL WAL
  • Pool C 5 OCT 2019 – 17:00 Local time ENG ENG V ARG ARG
  • Pool B 6 OCT 2019 – 13:45 Local time NZL NZL V NAM NAM
  • 18 mins ~ from Tokyo
    2 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool B 21 SEP 2019 – 18:45 Local time NZL NZL V SAF SAF
  • Pool A 22 SEP 2019 – 16:45 Local time IRE IRE V SCL SCL
  • Pool C 12 OCT 2019 – 17:15 Local time ENG ENG V FRA FRA
  • Pool A 13 OCT 2019 – 19:45 Local time JPN JPN V SCL SCL
  • 1 h ~ from Tokyo
    2 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool A 28 SEP 2019 – 16:15 Local time JPN JPN V IRE IRE
  • Pool B 4 OCT 2019 – 18:45 Local time SAF SAF V ITA ITA
  • Pool A 9 OCT 2019 – 16:15 Local time SCL SCL V RUS RUS
  • Pool D 11 OCT 2019 – 19:15 Local time AUS AUS V GEO GEO
  • 3 h ~ from Tokyo
    1 h 50 mins ~ from Osaka
  • Pool D 23 SEP 2019 – 19:15 Local time WAL WAL V GEO GEO
  • Pool B 28 SEP 2019 – 18:45 Local time SAF SAF V NAM NAM
  • Pool A 5 OCT 2019 – 19:30 Local time JPN JPN V SAM SAM
  • Pool B 12 OCT 2019 – 13:45 Local time NZL NZL V ITA ITA
  • 1 h 10 mins ~ from Tokyo
  • 2.5 h ~ from Tokyo
  • Pool B 22 SEP 2019 – 14:15 Local time ITA ITA V NAM NAM
  • Pool C 28 SEP 2019 – 13:45 Local time ARG ARG V TGA TGA
  • Pool D 3 OCT 2019 – 14:15 Local time GEO GEO V FIJ FIJ
  • Pool C 13 OCT 2019 – 14:45 Local time USA USA V TGA TGA
  • 1 h 15 mins ~ from Tokyo
  • 2 h 40 mins ~ from Tokyo
    12 mins ~ from Osaka
  • Pool C 26 SEP 2019 – 19:45 Local time ENG ENG V USA USA
  • Pool A 30 SEP 2019 – 19:15 Local time SCL SCL V SAM SAM
  • Pool A 3 OCT 2019 – 19:15 Local time IRE IRE V RUS RUS
  • Pool B 8 OCT 2019 – 19:15 Local time SAF SAF V CAN CAN
  • 1 h 35 mins ~ from Tokyo
    1 h 10 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 4 h 50 mins ~ from Tokyo
    2.5 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool B 26 SEP 2019 – 16:45 Local time ITA ITA V CAN CAN
  • Pool C 2 OCT 2019 – 16:45 Local time FRA FRA V USA USA
  • Pool A 12 OCT 2019 – 19:45 Local time IRE IRE V SAM SAM
  • 1 h 40 mins ~ from Tokyo
    1 h 10 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 3 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool C 6 OCT 2019 – 16:45 Local time FRA FRA V TGA TGA
  • Pool D 13 OCT 2019 – 17:15 Local time WAL WAL V URU URU
  • 1.5 h ~ from Tokyo
    55 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 3.5 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool B 2 OCT 2019 – 19:15 Local time NZL NZL V CAN CAN
  • Pool D 5 OCT 2019 – 14:15 Local time AUS AUS V URU URU
  • Pool D 9 OCT 2019 – 18:45 Local time WAL WAL V FIJ FIJ
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        • 21 SEP 2019
          16:15 Local time
          FRA FRA V ARG ARG
          tokyo
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          • 12 OCT 2019
            17:15 Local time
            ENG ENG V FRA FRA
            yokohama
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                    • 2 OCT 2019
                      16:45 Local time
                      FRA FRA V USA USA
                      fukuoka
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                      • 6 OCT 2019
                        16:45 Local time
                        FRA FRA V TGA TGA
                        kumamoto
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