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JR Kumamoto Station

3-15-1 Kasuga, Nishi-ku, Kumamoto 860-0047, Kumamoto Prefecture
+81 96-352-0212
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Lots of new eating places

The old part of the station is still under repair however the new part was opened and very vibrant... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2018
GrantTaylor25
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Now under reconstructions

I visited Kumamoto last weekend. The side of Shinkansen is under constructions and we had to go to... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Nakawa N
,
Yokohama, Japan
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  • Excellent13%
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Mar 26, 2018
“Lots of new eating places”
Mar 4, 2018
“Now under reconstructions”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3-15-1 Kasuga, Nishi-ku, Kumamoto 860-0047, Kumamoto Prefecture
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+81 96-352-0212
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

The old part of the station is still under repair however the new part was opened and very vibrant. There were so many different kind of eating establishments that were very popular so much so that I hade to wait 15 minutes before I could...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

I visited Kumamoto last weekend. The side of Shinkansen is under constructions and we had to go to the toilet at the opposite side, which was the central entrance of the station. The two entrances were very far so it was not convenient. Also, there...More

1  Thank Nakawa N
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Reviewed January 10, 2018

The station has souvenir stores, cafes at the first floor, restaurants on the second floor and even a small daiso. The trams and local/ long distance buses are just in front of the station,

Thank migachan
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Reviewed December 8, 2017

The JR Kumamoto station is somewhat far from downtown. It takes about one hour from the airport by bus. There is nothing worthy of seeing around this station.

Thank 963hiros
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Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Very well decorated station, fancy and cute Kuma is just there for your photos! Well organised place with shops, restarants, information center, etc. there is also local train is linked to transfer. Staff wear very vivid red T shirt.

Thank OISEAU_K
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Reviewed June 4, 2017

This station is on the Shinkansen line. This is where the tourist information is. The people there were very helpful. There are some shops there as well and a couple of cages. We did not spend long there, enough time to get some kanamon souvenirs...More

Thank Anne A
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Reviewed December 3, 2016

A small but busy train station hub for the city, w/major bus transit station a block away. Some good eating places on the outside of the station - one eatery specialized in the Kumamoto Ramen, which was very good and inexpensive.

Thank 476donc
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