Fukushima is the third biggest prefecture in Japan. The prefecture is located in Tohoku, which is the northern region of Japan’s main island. Mountain ranges separate Fukushima into 3 areas: Aizu (historic area to the west), Nakadori (central transport hub of the prefecture) and Hamadori (eastern area overlooking the ocean).
Getting from Tokyo to Fukushima
Tokyo Station → Fukushima Station: 1 h 30 min (via JR Tohoku Shinkansen)
Tokyo Station → Koriyama Station: 1 h 20 min (via JR Tohoku Shinkansen)
Tokyo Station → Iwaki Station: 2 h 30 min (via the JR Joban Line’s Hitachi-Tokiwa Ltd. Express Service)
To prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), various facilities in Fukushima may change their operating days or hours. Also, some events may be canceled or postponed. Please check the official websites for the latest information as well as their safety and hygiene measures.