Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Disaster Preparedness

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Disaster Preparedness


The Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) has published a web portal for sponsors, athletes and attendees of the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics on disaster preparedness.  The English version of the site can be accessed here.

The portal is being offered in Japanese, Chinese, Korean, and English and provides important information for travel planners as they prepare for the games.

They provide an Integrated Disaster Information Systems (DiMAPS) for earthquakes, tsunamis, wind and flood, volcanic and snow events.  In addition the portal provides route information for all of the key public transportation types including:

  • Toei Subway
  • Toei Bus
  • East Japan Railway Company
  • Tokyo Subway Map

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