stations

Citizen celebrates the 140th anniversary of Ueno Station with cool train-themed watch designs

Three popular limited express train models get a semi-digital, semi-analogue watch makeover!

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End-of-the-Line Exploring in Japan: Tokyo’s Mita Line can give you all the nothing you want【Pics】

Let’s take a ride to the northernmost stop of the Tokyo subway network.

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End-of-the-line exploring in Japan: Visiting Hashimoto Station

A Tokyo subway commute daydream turns into a ride to the end of the line.

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Famous train station bento boxed lunches, but in a can? Taste-testing canned ekiben【Taste test】

There’s only one station in Japan where you can find these canned versions of famous boxed lunches.

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Giant 100-meter-long Super Mario mural is coming to Kyoto

Hometown hero will appear in downtown Kyoto’s Shijo-dori Underpass.

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Japan’s favorite pork cutlet sandwich maker also has awesome katsudon restaurant in Tokyo Station

Maisen Shokudo will make sure you get on the train with a full and happy stomach.

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Robot-operated soba stand in Tokyo is too busy for its machine chef to keep up with

A sobering soba experience.

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Giant Final Fantasy XVI painting station artwork, 3-D video billboard fight appear in Japan【Vid】

Traditional painting and digital effects give fans the best of both worlds in the runup to Final Fantasy XVI’s release.

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Best breakfast ramen in southern Japan? Taste-testing Fukuoka’s super-convenient Morning Ramen

A perfect place for your last, or first, meal in Japan’s southern ramen capital.

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Tokyo Station’s perfect breakfast spot might just be this izakaya Japanese-style pub

If you’re headed through Tokyo Station, you won’t regret starting your day the Hatsufuji way.

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Fans leave flowers at statues of Maetal, Harlock following death of manga creator Leiji Matsumoto【Pics】

Memorial offerings left at stations in Tokyo and Fukuoka near homes of Galaxy Express 999, Space Battleship Yamato creator.

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Woman decides to go for a walk on the busiest train tracks at Shibuya Station【Video】

Gives odd explanation for dangerous behavior.

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Kyoto Station is a bad place to be in a snowstorm, videos show

The building’s cool design isn’t the best fit for freezing weather.

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Tokyo train operator begins issuing body cameras, but it’s not employee conduct that worries them

JR East implements new policy in time for New Year’s.

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Legendary pie shop Anna Miller’s returns to Tokyo with station popup shop【Taste test】

Hey, Mr. Sato, how do you like them apple (pies)?

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With entrance exams looming, “ads that only students can see” appear in Tokyo train stations

To the naked eye, these ads look like gibberish, but students cramming for entrance exams can see through the mystery.

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We travel to Gohoro Station, a tiny, remote station between tunnels in the mountains of Hokkaido

A mystical, hidden place only serviced by two trains per day: secret gem, or portal to another world?

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Amazing time-lapse-style video shows 150-year history of the growth of train stations in Japan

Points of light shine bright, and sometimes disappear, in this fascinating look at the last century and a half.

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Japan’s laziest, least motivated train station ticket gate charms the Internet【Photos】

It’s not Kurashiki’s most famous attraction, but it might be its most unique.

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150 Pokémon will be hiding in major Japanese train stations this fall, waiting for fans to find them

Gen-1 Pokémon help mark 150-year milestone for trains in Japan.

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