Kochi Station

Kochi Station 高知駅

Kochi Station is the main point of access for Kochi city, in the south of Shikoku.

Kochi Station is on the Dosan Line which links Tadotsu Station in Tadotsu, Kagawa Prefecture and Kubokawa Station in Shimanto, Kochi Prefecture.

Kochi Station, Kochi.
Kochi Station, Kochi
Kochi Station, Kochi.
Kochi Station, Kochi

Trains from Kochi Station

Kochi connects to Okayama Station on Honshu by the direct Nanpu express train in about 2 hours and 40 minutes. Okayama Station is on the shinkansen which connects to TokyoYokohamaNagoyaKyoto and Osaka to the east and FukuokaYamaguchi and Hiroshima to the west.

From Kochi Station there are both express and local trains to Kubokawa Station taking one hour or two hours ten minutes respectively. Trains from Kochi to Takamatsu Station take just over 2 hours.

Kochi Station, Kochi.
The Shimanto Express runs between Takamatsu and Kochi city and on to Nakamura and Sukumo
Nanpu Express that runs between Okayama city and Kochi city.
Nanpu Express that runs between Okayama city and Kochi city

Buses From Kochi Station

Kochi Station is a highway bus terminus for buses to various destinations in Shikoku and beyond. There are highway bus services to Shinjuku Bus Station (Busta Shinjuku) in Tokyo (12 hours), Nagoya (10 hours) and Yokohama (11 hours). In addition there are highway buses to Fukuoka (10 hours), Namba and JR Osaka Station (5 hours), Hiroshima Bus Station (4 hours, 30 minutes), Takamatsu (2 hours, 10 minutes) and Matsuyama.

Intercity bus station, north of Kochi Station.
Intercity bus station, north of Kochi Station
Local train at Kochi Station.
Local train at Kochi Station

Around Kochi Station

Just outside Kochi Station is the Tourist Information Center with pamphlets and maps in various languages.

Kochi-Ekimae tram station is also just outside the station.

Within Kochi Station are various stores selling local souvenirs.

There are a number of affordable hotels near Kochi Station including the Kochi Pacific Hotel, the Comfort Hotel Kochi and the Hotel Mintoya. Staying in this area allows easy access to the streetcar and JR trains.

Kochi Tourist Information Office in front of Kochi Station.
Kochi Tourist Information Office in front of Kochi Station

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