Uto (Japanese宇 土 市, - shi) is a Japanese city in Kumamoto Prefecture on the island of Kyūshū.
Uto is located south of Kumamoto and north of Uki and Yatsushiro. The western part of the municipality extends over the northern part of the Uto Peninsula (宇 土 半岛, Uto- Hanto ).
On 1 October 1958, the village (网 田村) was amalgamated from the county Hōtaku and Uto received its town charter.
- Street: National Road 3: Kitakyushu and Kagoshima
- National roads 57, 501
- JR Kagoshima Main Line: Kitakyushu and Kagoshima
- JR Misumi Line
Adjacent Cities and Towns