JR Namba Station
|JR Namba Station
(See other stations in Osaka)
|Neighborhood||4-1, Minatomachi Itchome|
|Address in Japanese||大阪市浪速区湊町一丁目4-1|
|Former name||Minatomachi Station|
|Present name since||1994|
|Line(s)||Kansai Main Line
|Major bus terminal(s) attached to the station|
JR Namba Station (JR難波駅 Jeiāru-Nanba-eki?) is a railway station in Namba, Naniwa Ward, Osaka, Japan, adjacent to Namba Station (Nankai Railway, Osaka Subway) and Osaka Namba Station (Kintetsu, Hanshin Railway) operated by the West Japan Railway Company.
The Osaka Railway opened Minatomachi Station (湊町駅?) as its terminal in Osaka on March 1, 1899. The railway was succeeded by the Kansai Railway in 1900 and was nationalized in 1907. The station was renamed JR Namba on September 4, 1994, the day Kansai International Airport opened. New underground facilities opened on March 22, 1996 and replaced the former above-ground station.
There are 2 island platforms with four tracks underground.
|1, 2, 3, 4||■ Yamatoji Line||for Tennoji, Oji, Nara, Kamo and Takada|
- Osaka City Air Terminal (OCAT)
- JR Namba ekimae (Osaka Municipal Transportation Bureau)
- Sennichimae-dori (westbound)
- Route 29 for Subway Suminoekoen via Ashiharabashi-ekimae
- Route 52 for Abenobashi via Nagahashi Nichome
- Route 60 for Tempozan via Subway Sakuragawa
- Route 71 for Tsurumachi Yonchome via Taishobashi and Taisho-kuyakusho-mae
- Route 75 for Ōsaka ekimae (Ōsaka Station) via Naniwa-suji
- Route 87 for Tsurumachi Yonchome via Taishobashi and Chitosebashi
- Sennichimae-dori (eastbound)
- Yotsubashi-suji (northbound)