Medical Library

Directions to University of Tsukuba, Medical Library

* Convenient routes from your start location -> Tsukuba station (Tsukuba Center) -> University of Tsukuba, Medical Library
* Printable directions page

Directions from Tsukuba Station (Tsukuba Center) to University of Tsukuba Library (Medical Library)

  • When exiting from the A3 exit of Tsukuba station, the No.6 bus stop will be at the far right. (If you use the elevator, when you get off the elevator next to the A3 exit, the No.6 stop is on the left.) Board a Kanto Railway Co. bus (“Kantetsu Bus”); either Tsukuba Daigaku Junkan, Migi-Mawari (University of Tsukuba Loop, clockwise) route or a bus bound for Tsukuba Daigaku Chuo (University of Tsukuba Central). (Timetable (PDF) / Bus Route Map (PDF))

    Tsukuba station exits and Tsukuba Center bus terminal map (in Japanese)

  • Get off at Tsukuba Daigaku Byoin Iriguchi. 5 to 10 minutes from Tsukuba Center.
    If you take the highway bus bound for University of Tsukuba, you can get off at Tsukuba Daigaku Byoin bus stop (the same location as Tsukuba Daigaku Byoin Iriguchi bus stop).

Access to Tsukuba Station (Tsukuba Center)

Arriving by Train

駅探 Ekitan:Train transfer information (in Japanese) (in Japanese)
Yahoo! Route information (in Japanese)

Arriving by Highway Bus

Tsukuba station exits and Tsukuba Center bus terminal map (in Japanese)


  • There is no parking lot for University of Tsukuba Library. Parking on the university campus is limited. Using public transportation when visiting the library is recommended.
  • If you must come by car, refer to the Access Route Map and stop at the Main Gate (Chuo-guchi) Information Center or Matsumi Gate (Matsumi-guchi) Information Center near University Hospital to inform them that you will be visiting the Medical Library, and receive instructions about where to park. (Ref: Parking map (PDF 371KB) (in Japanese))
    The walk from the indicated parking lot to the Medical Library may be about 10 minutes.
  • Use the map above for details about the areas around the university.
  • For further questions about directions and access, call the Medical Library main counter (029-853-3256).