●From Sapporo→→→〈60 min〉→→→to Hanamaki
●From Osaka (Itami）→〈80min〉→→→to Hanamaki
●From Nagoya (Komaki)→〈70min〉→→→to Hanamaki
●From Fukuoka→→→〈120min〉→→→to Hanamaki
※From Iwate Hanamaki Airport to Iwate Prefectural University Take the Tohoku Expressway (towards Morioka/Aomori) from Hanamaki Interchange to Takizawa Interchange. Required time: about 50 min.
JR Local Lines and shinkansen
●From Shin-Aomori→→→〈1 hour〉→→→to Morioka
●From Akita→→→〈1 hour 25 min〉→→to Morioka
●From Sendai→→→→〈45 min〉→→→→to Morioka
●From Yamagata→〈1 hour 45 min〉→→to Morioka
●From Fukushima→〈1 hour 40 min〉→→to Morioka
●From Tokyo→→〈2 hours 30 min〉→→to Morioka
※Shortest time, not including transfer time
IGR Iwate Galaxy Railway
（From Morioka Station take the Iwate Galaxy Railway (IGR) to Takizawa Station (nearest station)
▶First train from Morioka : 5:41 am
▶Last train from Morioka : 11:20 pm
▶First train from Takizawa : 6:20 am
▶Last train from Takizawa : 10:27 pm
※There is also a shuttle bus from Takizawa Ekimae (i.e. Takizawa Station) to Iwate Kenritsu Daigaku (i.e. Iwate Pref. U.).
※Timetables are subject to change. Please checkfor updates.
※IPU is a 10-15-minute walk from Takizawa Station.
■ By bus （Bus routes from Morioka Station to the university）
Iwateken Kotsu / Iwate Kenpoku Bus
Get on at Morioka Station East Exit Bus Stop No. 2
▶First bus: 7:10 am
▶last bus : 9:20 pm
■ By car (Tohoku Expressway)
About 5 minutes from Takizawa Interchange (exit the Tohoku Expressway, follow National Road 4 in the direction of Aomori, and make a right at the second intersection).