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Where is Kobayashi located?

Kobayashi-city is located in the south-west of Japan.
The city is surrounded by the Kirishima Mountain Range in the south and the Kyushu mountains in the north and east. 

Access by Car

Toll Roads

Fukuoka - Kobayashi
Approximately 2 hours 30 minutes
Kumamoto - Kobayashi
Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes
Kagoshima - Kobayashi
Approximately 1 hour 5 minutes
Mizobe Kagoshima Airport - Kobayashi
Approximately 40 minutes
Miyazaki - Kobayashi
Approximately 50 minutes
For more information, please see NEXCO West Japan

Arterial roads

  • From Miyazaki City: Approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes via the National Highway 268
  • From Miyakonojo City: Approximately 50 minutes via the National Highway 221
  • From Ebino City: Approximately 30 minutes via the National Highway 221

Highway Bus

(via the airport)
Mizobe Kagoshima Airport - approximately 50 minutes
Kagoshima Central Station - approximately 1 hour 45 minutes
Kumamoto Bus Center - approximately 2 hours 10 minutes
Hakata and Tenjin - approximately 3 hours 10 minutes
Nagasaki Station - approximately 4 hours 20 minutes
Please see the following site for reservation

Arterial Roads by Bus

Miyazaki Airport and Miyazaki city
Approximately 1 hour 45 minutes
Miyakonojo (Aeon Miyakonojo)
Approximately 1 hour 35 minutes
Takaharu (Haraikawa)
Approximately 40 minutes
Ebino (Kyoumachi)
Approximately 50 minutes

JR Kobayashi Station timetable

※The seal becomes the suspension for construction on second Wednesday from April through November in (Yoshimatsu ⇔ Miyakonojo interval) 2020.
[from Kobayashi Station]
●Miyakonojo area (the up) JR Kobayashi Station - JR Miyakonojo Station (the time required: for about 50 minutes)
6:07/7:33/9:01/ ※13:51/16:36/18:01/19:00/20:18
●Yoshimatsu area (descent) JR Kobayashi Station - JR Yoshimatsu Station (the time required: for about 40 minutes)
6:35/7:32/8:24/ ※13:52/17:06/18:28/19:23/20:45/22:35

Kobayashi-city map

Kobayashi-city Tourism Association
1829-16 Hosono Kobayashi-city, Miyazaki
KITTO Kobayashi
TEL. 0984-22-8684
FAX. 0984-22-8685
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