Re: [76attendees] Kansai/Hiroshima Train Station: ATM/travel to hotel

Peter Saint-Andre <> Fri, 06 November 2009 15:02 UTC

Return-Path: <>
Received: from localhost (localhost []) by (Postfix) with ESMTP id 6518E3A6891 for <>; Fri, 6 Nov 2009 07:02:03 -0800 (PST)
X-Virus-Scanned: amavisd-new at
X-Spam-Flag: NO
X-Spam-Score: -0.568
X-Spam-Status: No, score=-0.568 tagged_above=-999 required=5 tests=[AWL=2.031, BAYES_00=-2.599]
Received: from ([]) by localhost ( []) (amavisd-new, port 10024) with ESMTP id v3KTXqIee7nY for <>; Fri, 6 Nov 2009 07:02:02 -0800 (PST)
Received: from ( []) by (Postfix) with ESMTP id 6AD4C3A6825 for <>; Fri, 6 Nov 2009 07:02:02 -0800 (PST)
Received: from squire.local ( []) (Authenticated sender: stpeter) by (Postfix) with ESMTPSA id 5A87740D09; Fri, 6 Nov 2009 08:02:24 -0700 (MST)
Message-ID: <>
Date: Fri, 06 Nov 2009 08:02:23 -0700
From: Peter Saint-Andre <>
User-Agent: Thunderbird (Macintosh/20090812)
MIME-Version: 1.0
To: SM <>
References: <>
In-Reply-To: <>
X-Enigmail-Version: 0.96.0
OpenPGP: url=
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
Subject: Re: [76attendees] Kansai/Hiroshima Train Station: ATM/travel to hotel
X-Mailman-Version: 2.1.9
Precedence: list
List-Id: <>
List-Unsubscribe: <>, <>
List-Archive: <>
List-Post: <>
List-Help: <>
List-Subscribe: <>, <>
X-List-Received-Date: Fri, 06 Nov 2009 15:02:03 -0000

Hash: SHA1

Thanks, that is very helpful!

On 11/6/09 7:01 AM, SM wrote:
> Hi Peter,
> Once you are off the plane, you take a monorail to the immigration
> area.  There is a line for foreigners on the right-hand side.  Once you
> are cleared, you collect your luggage and go through Customs.  That
> should take around 45 minutes.
> After customs, take the stairs to the first floor, then turn left and
> walk up to the JR (train) office.  There is a green sign.  But a ticket
> for Hiroshima.  You will be given three tickets the size of credit
> cards.  One is for the fare from Kansai Airport to the Hiroshima City
> Zone and the other two are for the two legs.   You can get a reserved
> seat.  The total cost is 12,300/- JPY.  There was 9 minutes between
> arriving in Shinosaka and catching the Shinkansen Hikari.  See whether
> you need a longer duration before you purchase the train ticket.
> Ask the person at the JR office for the track number of your train to
> Shinosaka.  It may be Track 4.  The gates are opposite the JR Office. 
> Once the train arrives, find your car number and your seat.  There will
> be a few stops before Shinosaka.  The train station are announced in
> English and there is also a sign in English.  The ride to Shinosaka
> takes 53 minutes.  The time of departure and time of arrival is printed
> on the ticket.
> Once in Shinosaka, see the overhead monitors for the track number for
> the train you are catching.  It may be Track 21 or 22.  You need to go
> up one level to catch the train to Hiroshima.
> Once you arrive at Hiroshima Station, you need to go downstairs to
> proceed to the exit.  Hand in your tickets to the attendant, then
> proceed to the left side to exit the station.  You will see the Hotel
> Granvia on the left.  The taxi stand is on the right.  The taxi ride is
> less than 1500 JPY.
> Regards,
> -sm

Version: GnuPG v1.4.8 (Darwin)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla -