Iruma, Saitama

Iruma (Japanese入 间 市, - shi) is a Japanese city in Saitama Prefecture about 40 km away from Tokyo.


Iruma got on 1 November 1966, the city law.


Iruma is located west of Tokorozawa, east of Hanno and southwest of Sayama.


  • Street: National Road 16, according to Chiba, Ichihara, Hachioji and Yokosuka
  • National Road 407 by Ashikaga
  • Seibu Ikebukuro Line: Iruma station after Ikebukuro or Chichibu
  • JR Hachiko Line: Railway Kaneko, after Hachioji or Takasaki


Iruma is since 14 October 1987 twin city of Upper Bavaria Wolfratshausen ( district of Bad Tölz- Wolfratshausen ). The 1000th anniversary of Wolfratshausen a delegation from Iruma 2003 was invited to inaugurate the Yuko Japanese Garden Nihon Teien in Wolfratshausen at the Loisachbrücke. This was an official gift from Iruma to its sister city Wolfratshausen.

Sons and daughters of the town

Adjacent Cities and Towns

  • Saitama Prefecture Tokorozawa
  • Sayama
  • Hanno
  • Ōme
  • Mizuho