How to Get to OIST from Northern Okinawa

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By bus from the northern parts of the main island

By car from the northern parts of the main island

By the Okinawa Expressway toll road

  1. Exit from the Okinawa Expressway at Ishikawa
  2. After the toll booth, take a right onto Highway 73 toward "Hedomisaki/ Nago"
  3. At the "Nakadomari" intersection with Highway 58, take a hard right onto the "South Onna/ Onna Minami Bypass"
  4. Follow the bypass for about 4km and take a right at the first light, going up the hill where you can see the letters "OIST" at the base of the wall.
  5. To get to Seaside House, turn left at this intersection, go down the hill to the traffic light, turn right onto Highway 58, and Seaside House will be a large white building on your left about 800m down this road.

By non-toll roads

  1. Travel south on Highway 58
  2. To get to the Main Campus, go straight through the "Onna Minami/South Onna" traffic light, following the "South Onna/ Onna Minami Bypass" for about 2km and take a left at the first light.
  3. To get to Seaside House, take a right at the "Onna Minami/South Onna" traffic light and follow the road for about 600m. Seaside House will be on the right, a white building next to the sea.