Aichi Prefecture is known as home to Toyota Motors, Noritake, and Brother Industries. The prefecture is considered an integral contributor to Japan’s manufacturing and technological strength. Aichi Prefecture has also seen a lot of historical events from feudal battles to the World Cosplay Summit.
Getting to Aichi
Located in the middle of Honshu, Nagoya is a key transportation hub. Bullet trains in the area only take 35 and 55 minutes from Kyoto and Osaka, respectively, and an hour and 40 minutes from Tokyo. Aichi hosts two airports, with Nagoya Airport mostly handling domestic flights and Centrair for international travel.
Well serviced by JR and private railways such as Meitetsu, Aichi offers a robust transport network and convenient train and bus access to neighboring prefectures such as Gifu and Mie.
Private and highway buses are cheaper options for those traveling from major cities.
Address of Aichi Prefecture