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Kitashinchi, Osaka

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Kitashinchi 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 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.
JR Tōzai Line

ConnectionsKitashinchi Station is connected to the following stations: JR WestTōkaidō Main Line (JR Kyoto Line, JR Kobe Line), JR Takarazuka Line, Osaka Loop Line - Osaka Station
Yotsubashi Line - Nishi-Umeda Station (Y11)
Main Line - Umeda Station
Nakanoshima Line - Watanabebashi Station (via Dojima Underground Shopping Center)

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).
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  • Kitashinchi is the entertainment district in Umeda, north Osaka, with literally hundreds of bars, cafés, restaurants etc. There are also a lot of hostess bars that cater to well-heeled men who like...  more »
  • The area is full of bars and izakayas and restaurants where the business crowd goes to relax after a working day. Very easy to walk to from Osaka and Umeda stations.  more »

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