■Train or Shinkansen
●From JR Shin-Kobe Station (JR新神戸駅)
3 min walk from the ticket gate of JR Shin-Kobe Station → (Google map)
Please see below for the details.
●From JR Sannomiya Station (JR三ノ宮駅)
Route1. Kobe city bus
The Kobe city bus (No2 or No18 to “Hankyu Rokko 阪急六甲” or “JR Rokkomichi (六甲道)” is fastest way to come here.
The bus stop is located under the JR railway viaduct on the big street named Flower Road → (Google map).
And then get off at the fourth stop named “Kumochi 6 cho-me(熊内6丁目)”.
When you get off, put the money(￥210) in the fare box or use your IC card( like ICOCA, SUICA) or KANSAI THRU PASS.
Here is 1min walk distance from the bus stop.
*KANSAI THRU PASS can be used
Get on Subway from “Subway Sannomiya station(地下鉄三宮駅)” and get off at “Subway Shin-Kobe Station(地下鉄新神戸駅)” . And then 8 min walk (please go to JR Shin-Kobe station by an escalator or an elevator. Otherwise you need to go up a hill).
About 20min walk from Sannomiya Station.
●From Kansai International Airport (関西国際空港)
Route1. Bay Shuttle
The speed boat takes about 30 min to Kobe airport. Please check the website of the bay shuttle for more details. → Bay Shuttle (external link)
For details from Kobe airport, please refer to “From Kobe airport” below.
Route2. Airport Limousine Bus
The bus for Kobe departs from a bus stop at Kansai international airport. It takes about 1 hour 5 min to Sannomiya (some bus take about 1 hour 15 min to Sannomiya via Rokko island). Please check the website of the limousine buse for more details. → Limousine Bus (external link)
For details from Sannomiya, please refer to the map below.
●From Kobe Airport (神戸空港)
Route1. Airport Limousine Bus
The bus for JR Shin-Kobe station departs from a bus stop at Kobe airport.
It comes once every one hour from the morning until the night everyday. The bus stop is “No2” or “No5”. Please check the website of the limousine buse for more details. → Limousine Bus (external link)
Route2. Port Liner
The monorail for Sannomiya departs from an international terminal. Please check the following map when you arrived at Sannomiya.
No parking available. There is 9 metered parking lots within 3 min walk distance.
・Night time (20:00-8:00) from ￥300(maximum fee)
・Day time (7:00-19:00) from ￥550(maximum fee)
・24 hours (7:00-19:00) from ￥1,000(maximum fee)
●From JR Sannomiya station(三ノ宮)
If you could not find a bus stop from Sannomiya station, please get on a bus from in front of a mall named “Kobe Marui(神戸マルイ)” .
①After you exit “West ticket gate” , turn left and go downstairs.
②Turn left after you get down.
③Go straight this street, and turn left at the end. You’ll see a bus stop on your right.
④Take the bus “No2” or “No18” to Hankyu Rokko(阪急六甲) or JR Rokko-Michi（JR六甲道）from bus stop “N3”.
※The bus stop is located under the JR railway viaduct on the big street named “Flower Road”(Google map). If you could not find the bus stop, please get on a bus in front of a mall named “Kobe Marui(0101)” near Sannomiya station.
⑤Get off at KUMOCHI 6 CHO-ME(熊内6丁目) and go down the road (you’ll see a convenience store named FAMILY MART on your left).
⑥Go past FAMILY MART and turn right at the first crossing.You’ll find GALO HOSTEL on your right.
⑦GALO HOSTEL !
●From JR Shin-Kobe station(Shinkansen / 新神戸)
If you come to our hostel from Subway Shin-Kobe station, please follow a route map in the station to JR Shin-kobe station.
①Turn left after you exit ticket gate, you can go outside.
②Go straight and go up this stairs.
③Go straight along this street about 120 meters.
④Turn right at the first crossing when you see a overpass on your left.
⑤Go straight about 50 meters and you’ll see GALO HOSTEL on your left!
Access from outside Kobe