Kitashinchi Station

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Kitashinchi Station
北新地駅
JRWest-Kitashinchi-station-platform.jpg
JR Kitashinchi Station
Location
Prefecture Osaka
(See other stations in Osaka)
City Osaka
Ward Kita
Neighborhood etc. Umeda Itchome
Coordinates 34°41′53.96″N 135°29′49.33″E / 34.6983222°N 135.4970361°E / 34.6983222; 135.4970361Coordinates: 34°41′53.96″N 135°29′49.33″E / 34.6983222°N 135.4970361°E / 34.6983222; 135.4970361
(in Japanese) 大阪市北区梅田1丁目
History
Year opened 1997
Rail services
Operator(s) West Japan Railway Company
Line(s) JR Tōzai Line
Hanshin Railway Main Line (Umeda Station)
Osaka Municipal Subway Yotsubashi Line (Nishi-Umeda Station)
Keihan Railway Nakanoshima Line (Watanabebashi Station)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Kitashinchi Station (北新地駅 Kitashinchi-eki?) is a railway station on the West Japan Railway (JR West) JR Tōzai Line in Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan. The station is located in the Kitashinchi dining and entertainment district of Osaka, and at 23.95 metres (78.6 ft) below sea level, it is the deepest station in the JR West system.

Although officially separated from Osaka Station, the main terminal, passengers can transfer for free from the JR Kobe Line or the Osaka Loop Line at Osaka to the Tōzai Line at Kitashinchi, and vice versa, with some tickets and passes.

Lines[edit]

Connections[edit]

Kitashinchi Station is connected to the following stations:

Connections are also available to the following stations Hankyu Railway Umeda Station (approx. 15 minutes), Umeda Station on the subway Midosuji Line (approx. 10 minutes) and Higashi-Umeda Station on the subway Tanimachi Line (approx. 12 minutes).

Layout[edit]

This station has an island platform serving two tracks underground. The station administrates all intermediate stations on the JR Tozai Line.

1 JR Tōzai Line for Amagasaki, Takarazuka and Sannomiya
2 JR Tōzai Line for Kyōbashi, Shijōnawate and Matsuiyamate

Surroundings[edit]

  • Kitashinchi
  • Osaka Ekimae Buildings
  • Diamor Osaka
  • Dojima Avanza
  • Dojima Underground Shopping Center (Dotica)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
West Japan Railway Company (JR West)
JR Tōzai Line
Osaka-Temmangu   Local   Shin-Fukushima
Osaka-Temmangu   Regional Rapid Service   Shin-Fukushima
Osaka-Temmangu   Rapid Service   Shin-Fukushima
Osaka-Temmangu   Direct Rapid Service   Shin-Fukushima

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