Free Shuttle Bus Information:
■Kansai Airport to SPring-8 on September 10th (Thu)
>>> Meeting at airport at 12:00
>>> Meeting at airport at 16:00

■Kansai airport on September 19th (Sat)

Access Information:

Public Transportation Fare (KIX-SPring-8):
Approx. 15,000 JPY for Round Trip

Public Transportation:
■Osaka Kansai Int'l Airport ⇒ JR Shin-Osaka Station
by JR Express "HARUKA"
■JR Shin-Osaka Station ⇒ JR Aioi Station
by Shinkansen (Bullet Train)
■JR Aioi Station ⇒ SPring-8
by Local Bus


Facilities's Information

LECTURE VENUE (SPring-8 Campus)

Campus Map for Cheiron School 2015
Detailed Campus Map


Please check here for detalis.
Check-In: 16:00-22:00 
Check-Out: -10:30

The room charge: 2,000 JPY per night.

Room reservation will be made by the Cheiron School Secretariat for all participants.

If you arrive after 22:00, please contact the Guest House front desk or Cheiron School Secretariat in advance.
Guest House Front Desk: Phone: +81-(0)791-58-0933

Cheiron School Secretariat: Phone: +81-(0)791-58-0987


SPring-8 cafeteria offers a selection of food: Japanese, Western, Chinese food, noodles, curry, etc. The cafeteria serves vegetarian food, but we cannot guarantee menus meet all dietary requests. We strongly ask you to bring own food if you have dietary restrictions.

Payment has to be made by a rechargeable prepaid card.

Breakfast: 8:00 - 9:30
Lunch: 11:30 - 14:00
Dinner: 17:30 - 19:30
Open 7 days a week
Food Cost: Approx. 500JPY per meal.

How to use cafe card >>schedule101KB


Shop Kirari is located in the cafeteria building.
It opens from 10:30 am to 3:00 pm and from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on weekdays and from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturdays during user beamtime only.

Other Information


Wireless Internet access is available at all area in SPring-8 site.



Please make sure to bring necessary plug to connect your PC and other electronic products. 
Two flat, identical-sized, parallel prongs.


There is no ATM machine at SPring-8 site.
The nearest ATM machines are located in Kouto Plaza near the “Shibafu-hiroba” (Lawn Park) bus stop (30 min walk from SPring-8 Campus).
Therefore, it is recommended to withdraw/get enough cash at the airport upon your arrival.


It is recommended to wear proper shoes and shirt with sleeves during the beamline practice.
Sandals or high-heeled shoes are not appropriate.



Useful Links

SPring-8 Website

SPring-8 User Information / Registraion Information

SPring-8 User Information

User Registration

SPring-8 Radation Worker Registration