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Small but mighty station

This is the main train station in Oita. The shopping and concessions are more limited than you... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2018
DonnaSPDX
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Portland, Oregon
One stop shop for visitors with few hours to spare

Amu Plaza next to the JR Oita station occupied 8 levels On the 8 th level there are playground for... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2016
Happy258
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Western Australia, Australia
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Dec 26, 2018
“Small but mighty station”
Aug 17, 2018
“Air conditioned escape ”
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1-14 Kanamemachi, Oita 870-0831, Oita Prefecture
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Reviewed December 26, 2018

This is the main train station in Oita. The shopping and concessions are more limited than you would find at main stations in Osaka or Tokyo, but you will find what you need. Concessions felt weirdly limited, but I put a lunch together just fine...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DonnaSPDX
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

This shopping centre surrounds Oita Station, hence the JR. It has plenty of shops and concessions as well as small restaurants to grab breakfast, lunch or dinner. Also good for people watching and a chance to escape the heat and cool off. Recommend the pastry...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PScott_London
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Not too complicated for the building layouts. For tourist is quite easy to find the right way to get on the right train. Food court, gift shop, shopping mall are all together. Simple than other big station but with all the function you need.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank szeju1014
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Had a quick business trip here but felt so welcomed & taken care off. Even if they didn't speak much English always everyone was so helpful. Definitely worth a stop by if you are just passing through.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mikael R
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

It's brand spanking new, the shops are brilliant. They even have special loos for kids which look like camp sites. This new station may have sucked some life out of Oita with the recent closure of Forus and some other shops and department stores in...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank nearly
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Many stores, please eat the TOITEN, really tasty. There is a supermarket, and some bakeries. Really tasty things.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Wilmar186
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Much of this development was completed in 2015. Including a supermarket, lots of eateries and shops and the attached Kyushu Blossom hotel, as well as a children's play area on the roof, this is a versatile and convenient station development. I especially recommend Hamamonyo for...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank SimpsonRYork
Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Amu Plaza next to the JR Oita station occupied 8 levels On the 8 th level there are playground for children with miniature train . One can get nice view of the city Restaurant floor is on level 4 with many choices of cuisine The...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Happy258
Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

There were many shops, the place was so clean and the services was so good! Once I asked for the ATM and the receptionist drew a map for me. The place was very very accessible. Went in december and the decoration was beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Arif F
Reviewed December 11, 2015

Oita grew up a little bit once this amazing station was finished. It's like a mini Hakata station, with great shopping, lots of food choices, a movie theater, even an onsen with a great view!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Savvy B
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