ABOUT AKIHABARA
关于秋叶原

Akihabara is the best electric and pop culture town in the world.


Akihabara gained the nickname Akihabara Electric Town (Akihabara Denki Gai) shortly after World War II for being a major shopping center for household electronic goods and the post-war black market.
Nowadays, Akihabara is considered by many to be an otaku cultural center and a shopping district for video games, anime, manga, and computer goods.
Icons from popular anime and manga are displayed prominently on the shops in the area, and numerous maid cafés are found throughout the district.

About Akihabara Area Tourism Organization (AATO)

AATO was established in July, 2016, in order to promote, in ensemble with the people involved in tourism, the government, local residents and companies, the structure and the measures for reinforcing tourism development through exchanging opinions, improving the environment for tourism, creating tour plans etc. to make the most of abundant tourism resources in Akihabara.
It engaged in activities for the purpose of having domestic and foreign tourists realize the wonder of Akihabara by “observing”, “feeling” and “experiencing” the Akihabara Culture, which has transformed with the history of development of electric appliances and media from postwar days to the present.
AKIHABARA JAPAN offers information of events and shops in Akihabara as an official Akihabara tourism guidance site and aims at making everyone feel like visiting Akihabara.

Who is Akitsu Mitsuba?

Akihabara is a safe and secure town with lots of attractions, where people of different nationalities and multiple interests gather from all over the world. In order to take full advantage of this attractiveness, NPO corporation Akihabara Tourism Promotion Association (ATPA) began “Akihabara Omotenashi (hospitality) Project” to develop “Akihabara Brand” in 2010. As part of the project, “Akihabara Omotenashi Characters” were born as official guides of Akihabara, including Akitsu Mitsuba. In 2016, “Akitsu Mitsuba” was born with a new profile and image.

She has joined the project as an Artificial Intelligence Character who would live in future Akihabara.

ACCESS TO AKIHABARA

From Haneda Airport
Haneda Air Port (Tokyo Monorail) Hamamatsucho (JR Yamanote Line) Akihabara
Duration : 35minutes

From Narita Airport
Narita Air Port (Narita Express / N’EX) Tokyo (JR Yamanote Line) Akihabara
Duration : 70minutes

Narita Air Port (Keisei Skyliner) Nippori or Ueno(JR Yamanote Line) Akihabara
Duration : 70minutes

There are other means of transportation, please use it.


MAP

TRANSFER INFORMATION

Route ① : To Suehiro Station

Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
Destination:Ginza、 Omotesando、Shibuya、Asakusa etc.

Route ② : To Iwamotocho Station

Tokyo Metro Shinjuku
Destination:Shinjuku、Jinboucho, etc.

Route ③ : To Akihabara Hibiya Line

Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
Destination:Tsukiji、Roppongi、Ebisu etc.

Route ④ : To Tsukuba Express

Tsukuba Express
Destination:Asakusa、Tsukuba, etc.

Route ① : To Suehiro Station

Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
Destination:Ginza、 Omotesando、Shibuya、Asakusa etc.

Route ② : To Iwamotocho Station

Tokyo Metro Shinjuku
Destination:Shinjuku、Jinboucho, etc.

Route ③ : To Akihabara Hibiya Line

Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
Destination:Tsukiji、Roppongi、Ebisu etc.

Route ④ : To Tsukuba Express

Tsukuba Express
Destination:Asakusa、Tsukuba, etc.

Route ① : To Suehiro Station

Tokyo Metro Ginza Line
Destination:Ginza、 Omotesando、Shibuya、Asakusa etc.

Route ② : To Iwamotocho Station

Tokyo Metro Shinjuku
Destination:Shinjuku、Jinboucho, etc.

Route ③ : To Akihabara Hibiya Line

Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
Destination:Tsukiji、Roppongi、Ebisu etc.

Route ④ : To Tsukuba Express

Tsukuba Express
Destination:Asakusa、Tsukuba, etc.

Wi-Fi

TOILET

SMOKING AREA

COIN LOCKER