Japan Train Stations: Nishi Nippori Tokyo
Nishi Nippori Station 西日暮里駅
Nishi Nippori Station in northern, central Tokyo connects with the following lines:
the JR Yamanote Line, the Keihin-Tohoku Line to Tokyo, Shinagawa, Kawasaki and Yokohama stations and the Toei Nippori-Toneri Liner running approximately 10km on elevated track from nearby Nippori Station via Nishi Nippori Station toAkado-shogakkomae, Kumanomae, Adachi-Odai, Ogi-Ohashi, Koya, Kohoku, Nishiaraidaishi-nishi, Yazaike, Toneri-koen, Toneri and Minumadai-shinsuikoen.
Nishi-Nippori Station is also on the Chiyoda Line of the Tokyo subway which connects with Shin-Ochanomizu Station in Kanda, Otemachi, Hibiya, Kasumigaseki and on to fashionable Omotesando in western Tokyo.
There are taxis and bus stops outside the busy station entrance and a number of cheap cafes and restaurants, including a branch of McDonalds in the area under the elevated tracks and on the narrow side streets radiating out from the station.
Nishi Nippori Station is close to the historic Yanagi-Sendagi area of Tokyo - just walk up the hill left from the main exit of the station.