Yoyogi National Stadium

Venue Overview

This venue was constructed to stage the Aquatics and Basketball competitions for the Tokyo 1964 Games. The arena is famous for its suspension roof design, and has earned a glowing international.

Venue capacities
Olympic Handball: 10,200
Paralympic Wheelchair Rugby, Badminton: 10,200

Yoyogi National Stadium

Courtesy of JSC

Events at Venue

Olympic Sports

Paralympic Sports


Access during the Pre Games
Approx. 5 minute walk from Harajuku Sta. on the JR Yamanote Line
Approx. 15 minute walk from Shibuya Sta. on the JR Yamanote Line
Approx. 5 minute walk from Meiji-jingumae Sta. on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda and Fukutoshin Lines
Approx. 10 minute walk from Yoyogi-koen Sta. on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line
Please use public transport.

Access during the Games
Walking distance from JR Yamanote Line "Harajuku Station"
Walking distance from Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line or Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line "Meiji-jingumae Station"
Please use public transportation to access the venue.
Stations may be added or changed.
Accessible routes would be available at Harajuku and Meiji-jingumae Stations.


  • 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.


1-1, 2chome, Jinnan, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo


Olympic Venues

Paralympic Venues