Travel Arrangements to Akita
Please make your own international and domestic flight reservations. You will need to get to Akita Airport or JR Akita Station on your own. AIU will provide pickup service, free of charge, from Akita Airport (Arrival Gate), JR Akita Station (at the Bus Station in front of the East Exit), and Hotel Plaza Crypton to the AIU campus, but only at the scheduled times on the check-in day. Please click here for information on access to the AIU campus.
Free Pick-up Bus Information
Admitted students are required to submit an Arrival Form to
the Online Application System. Please find the Arrival Information and pick-up
bus schedule for Summer Program participants below.
[IMPORTANT] Arrival Information and Pick-up Bus Schedule - Summer 2023 Program
If your flight, etc., is delayed and you arrive in Akita after the last pick-up bus, you will have to get to the campus on your own, using taxi, train, and/or the local bus.