Industrial Tourism in Japan
Nissan Motor - Oppama Plant
Established in Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture in 1933, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. currently manufactures vehicles in 20 countries and areas around the world, including Japan. Nissan offers products and services in more than 140 countries and areas worldwide. Oppama plant officially started its operation in 1961 as Japan's first passenger vehicle factory and in 1970 adopted welding robots in production line for the first time in the industry. Now it is one of the most advanced automated car manufacturing plants in the world.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. - Oppama Plant
1, Natsushima-cho, Yokosuka-shi, Kanagawa 237-8523
Asahina Exit , Gulfline, Capital Expressway or Sachiura Exit, Yokohama-Yokosuka Expressway: 15 min. drive
Keihin-Kyuko Oppama station: 20min. walk
|Working days and hours||Monday to Friday (1st tour: 9:30 - 11:00, 2nd tour: 13:30 - 15:00)|
|Closings||Saturday, Sunday, public holidays, Year end & year beginning holidays|
|Visitor capacity||2 to 40|
|Time required for a tour||90 min.|
An interpreter must be arranged by the visitor. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Guide tour is available.
Photography is allowed in limited areas.
Employees of other car manufacturers or related companies as well as visitors for profit-making purposes are not accepted.
Application by travel agencies are not accepted.