The JapaNeuch Festival is held at the Littoral skating rink in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, Quai Robert-Comtesse 4.

Public transport
– Neuchâtel SBB station, then funicular to Neuchâtel-University, then 8 min walk.
– From the city center, bus 121, direction swimming pools, stop Maladière, then 3 min walk.

– Highway A5, take the exit Neuchâtel/Maladière, follow the route des Falaises, then the rue du Littoral, then the Quai Robert-Comtesse. Parking

Please note:

The festival does not offer dedicated parking and parking spaces are therefore limited. Wherever possible, we recommend using public transport.


Coming to the festival is great, but getting a good night’s sleep is just as important if you want to get the most out of it!

Tourisme Neuchâtelois has compiled a list of accommodation available in the region. Hotels, bed and breakfasts, camping, shared accommodation…

And in Neuchâtel, you can take advantage of the Neuchâtel Tourist Card, which offers you free leisure activities from the 1st night onwards.
Transportation, biking, museums, cruises… to make the most of your stay in this beautiful region.

Some suggestions for accommodation:

The Hotel des Arts takes you away in a decor of fantasy and originality. A modern setting conducive to the most pleasant stays. Located just steps from downtown and the festival.

Ideal location in the heart of the city, on the lakefront with a breathtaking view. Warm welcome. Non-smoking rooms, WIFI internet connection.

Located a few steps from the heart of the historic city and the museums, the Hotel Beaulac enjoys a privileged location on the lakefront.

The campsite is located at the edge of the lake, a few minutes away from the mountains and Neuchâtel. It is located near the picturesque village of Colombier and only 10 minutes from downtown Neuchâtel.