Ibaraki Kashima Stadium

Venue Overview

Located in Kashima City, Ibaraki Prefecture, the Ibaraki Kashima Stadium is a dedicated football stadium with a natural grass pitch and excellent views from all seats. The stadium is home to the Japanese professional football team.

Venue capacities
Olympic Football: 40,000

Ibaraki Kashima Stadium

Events at Venue

Olympic Sports


Access during the Pre Games
Train: Approx. 2 minute walk after changing to the Kashima Rinkai Railway at JR Kashima-jingu Sta. and alighting at Kashima Soccer Stadium Sta.
Train: Approx. 2 minute walk after alighting at Kashima Soccer Stadium Sta. from Mito Sta. on the Kashima Rinkai Railway
Express Bus: Depart from Tokyo Sta. for Kashima Soccer Stadium stop via Kashima Central Hotel and Kashima-jingu Sta. (journey time approx. 125 minutes)
Express Bus: Depart from Haneda Airport International Terminal for Kashima-jingu Sta. (journey time approx. 130 minutes)
Express Bus: Depart from Tokyo Teleport Sta. for Kashima-jingu Sta. via Tokyo Disney Resort and Kaihimmakuhari Sta. (journey time approx. 140 minutes)
Please use public transport.

The train stops at JR Kashima Soccer Stadium Sta. only on J-League event days

Access during the Games
Shuttle bus service from JR Line "Kashimajingu Station" (Assuming to coming from around Chiba and Narita)
Walking distance from Kashima Rinkai Railway "Kashima Soccer Stadium Station" (Assuming to coming from around Mito)
Please use public transportation to access the venue.
Stations may be added or changed.
Accessible routes is under consideration.
A park-and-bus ride service (a spacious parking lot for cars, and a shuttle bus that runs between the parking lot and the venue) is under consideration.


  • Because more than the ordinary number of passengers may be using public transportation during the Games, it may take longer than the required time that is provided on the Internet. It may also take longer to walk from the station to the venue, so we suggest that you give yourself ample time.

  • Please note that during the Games, you may be instructed to use a route that is different from the ordinary route used to access the venue.


26-2, Ushiroyama, Jinkoji, Kashima-shi, Ibaraki


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