town in Tottori Prefecture, Japan

Hokuei is a city of some 14 000 people in Tottori Prefecture.

Get inEdit

By trainEdit

Hokuei is served by Yura Station on the JR San-in Line.

By carEdit

From Okayama Prefecture, you can travel north on Route 313 to reach Hokuei. If you're travelling along the San-in Coast, you can reach it via the Hojo Bypass or the San-in Road.

Get aroundEdit


  • Gosho Aoyama Manga Factory (青山剛昌ふるさと館), 1414 Yurashuku, Hokuei-cho, +81 85-837-5389. Nov-Apr: 09:30-17:00, May-Oct: 09:30-17:30; closed Tuesdays. A cute little museum dedicated to Detective Conan and Aoyama Gosho, the author of this famous manga. Adults ¥700, middle and high school students ¥500, elementary school students ¥300.







Go nextEdit

Routes through Hokuei
YonagoDaisen  W   E  KurayoshiTottori

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