Hiroshima Airport Notices
【Event information】Setouchi Shimanami Kaido International Cycling Event “Cycling Shimanami 2018”will be held!

Updated: March 15, 2018

Shimanami Kaido is the expressway that connects Onomichi City(Hiroshima) and Imabari City(Ehime), passing over 6 small islands in the Seto Inland Sea. It is also known as a cycling course and called as “Mecca for Cyclists” among them. This course welcomes cyclists in and out of Japan to the “Cycling Shimanami 2018”.
This is the one and only event in Japan where participants are able to ride their bicycles on the expressway, which are usually only for vehicles. There are 7 different courses in accordance with skill level and preferences.
Join us to experience the amazing scenery of the glittering ocean and numerous islands dotting the Seto Inland Sea!

○Access to Onomichi from Hiroshima Airport
・Limousine bus
 * Onomichi Limousine bus time table

・Bus (Hiroshima Airport - JR Shiraichi station) & JR(JR Shiraichi station - JR Onomichi station)
 Approx. 60min.
 * Bus + JR time table

Event Outline

Check-in : October 27, 2018 (Sat.)
Event : October 28, 2018 (Sun.)

Premium Entry : From April 25 (Wed.) to May 31(Thu.) *first-come-first-served basis
General Entry : From April 25 (Wed.) to May 31 (Thu.) *lottery

7,000 participants

Cycling Shimanami 2018 Executive Committee


For more information about the registration, please click here.