Watanabebashi Station

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Watanabebashi Station
渡辺橋駅
Keihan Watanabebashi station001.jpg
Ticket gate
Location
Prefecture Osaka
(See other stations in Osaka)
City Osaka
Ward Kita
Neighborhood etc. Nakanoshima Sanchōme
Coordinates 34°41′37.73″N 135°29′40.89″E / 34.6938139°N 135.4946917°E / 34.6938139; 135.4946917Coordinates: 34°41′37.73″N 135°29′40.89″E / 34.6938139°N 135.4946917°E / 34.6938139; 135.4946917
(in Japanese) 大阪市北区中之島三丁目
History
Year opened 2008
Rail services
Operator(s) Keihan Electric Railway
Line(s) Nakanoshima Line
Watanabebashi Station layout
1 2

Ōebashi

↓to Nakanoshima

Watanabebashi Station (渡辺橋駅?) is a railway station on the Keihan Electric Railway Nakanoshima Line in Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan, and opened on October 19, 2008 (the day of the opening of the Nakanoshima Line).

Station layout[edit]

An island platform serving two tracks is located on the 3rd basement, ticket gates are on the 2nd basement, and an underground mall called "MINAMO" is on the 1st basement. This station is directly connected to Higobashi Station on the Osaka Municipal Subway Yotsubashi Line (Exit 4) via the underground passage under Yotsubashi-suji.

1 Nakanoshima Line for Kyōbashi, Hirakatashi, Chūshojima, Sanjō and Demachiyanagi
2 Nakanoshima Line to Nakanoshima

Surroundings[edit]

  • Dojima Underground Shopping Center (Dotica)

Train stations[edit]

Major facilities[edit]

Dōjimahama Itchōme, Kita-ku
Dōjimahama Nichōme, Kita-ku
Nakanoshima Nichōme, Kita-ku
  • Nakanoshima Festival Tower East Building (39 stories, 200m high)
Nakanoshima Sanchōme, Kita-ku
  • Asahi Shimbun Building (former Osaka head office)
  • Asahi Building
    • Nakanoshima Festival Tower West Building (scheduled to be completed in spring or summer 2017, 42 stories, 200m high)
  • Nakanoshima Mitsui Building
  • Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc. (KEPCO Building)
  • Nakanoshima Daibiru (35 stories, 160m high)
  • Daibiru Honkan (26 stories, 120m high)
  • Sumitomo Nakanoshima Building
Dōjima Itchōme, Kita-ku
  • Dojima Avanza
    • Junkudo
Dōjima Nichōme, Kita-ku
  • Dentsu Osaka Building
  • Keihan Dōjima Building
  • Kintetsu Dōjima Building
  • Shin Fujita Building
  • Chunichi Shimbun Osaka Branch
Dōjima Sanchōme, Kita-ku
  • NTT Telepark Dojima
Nakanoshima Yonchōme, Kita-ku

Rivers, bridges, and streets[edit]

  • Dojima River
Watanabe Bridge, Tamino Bridge, Tamae Bridge
  • Tosabori River
Nishiki Bridge, Higo Bridge, Chikuzen Bridge, Joan Bridge
  • Nakanoshima-dori
  • Yotsubashi-suji

Bus stops[edit]

Osaka Municipal Transportation Bureau (Watanabebashi)
Hokko Kanko Bus Co.
  • Nakanoshima Loop Bus

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Keihan Railway Nakanoshima Line
Nakanoshima
(Osaka International Convention Center)
All types Ōebashi