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Ideally located in the central Osaka, only one stop away from JR Osaka station/ Umeda Kita area.
The public transportation are excellent, there are 4 train lines that are near the location.

 

By boarding the train you can access many nearby attractions:

2 minutes to JR Osaka central station, Umeda area

10-15 minutes to Dotonbori, Shinsaibashi, Namba

65 minutes to Kansai International airport (KIX)

10 minutes to Shin-Osaka Shinkansen station

15 minutes to Universal Studio Japan (USJ)

 

If traveling with KANSAI THRU PASS:

From Umeda station, Osaka station –>  Take Hanshin Railway to Fukushima station (1 stop)
From Kyoto –>  Take Keihan Railway to Nakanoshima station

 


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Our proper address —>     2-9-23 fukushima fukushimaku osaka

 

 

Station Line Directions Estimated walking Time
JR Fukushima station JR Loop Line 4 mintues walk
JR Shin-Fukushima station JR Tozai Line 30seconds walk from exit #2
Hanshin Fukushima station Hanshin Railway 1 minute walk
Keihan Nakanoshima station Keihan Railway 7 minutes walk
Osaka station / Umeda station JR/ Subway /Hankyu Railway 15-20 minutes walk
JR Kita shinnchi station / Subway Nishi Umeda station JR Tozai Line /Subway 15-20 minutes walk

From stations

From JR Line Fukushima station

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JR Osaka Loop line

4 minutes walk

  • At JR Fukushima station, go out the gate (there is only one gate) to the right, go down a few stairs, you will be in front of Yoshinoya restaurant.
  • Pass McDonald’s on your right, keep going straight until you get to the main big cross street (Joshobashi 浄正橋). Cross the big road and walk to the right. It’s the right direction if you pass MONDIAL KAFFEE on your left and you can see Seven Eleven ahead.
  • On the next corner, there is a small alley on your left. Walk into the alley. (If you get to Seven Eleven, you have passed the alley! ). And take the left alley. Passing the Takoyaki shop “Takoya” on your right, and then the green color restaurant on your left, you will see the two-toned yellow and white color building with Akutagawa coffee cafe on the first floor on your right. This is our guesthouse! Please come in from the Cafe – the reception is the back left!
  • If you get lost, please show this address and direction to someone locals.
    大阪市福島区福島2-9-23
    ゲストハウス由苑 & 芥川珈琲
    電話番号:06-7503-4394
    浄正橋の交差点から南西方角の路地の中にあります。浄正橋の交差点からセブン-イレブンに向かって歩きましたらその手前に左手に曲がる路地があります。右手にたこ焼き屋、豆腐屋、その先にある右手の「芥川珈琲」と書かれている白色と黄色の建物です。1階のカフェよりお入りください。
  • Click here to view an access route with photos

From JR Line Shin Fukushima station

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JR Tozai Line

30 senconds from the gate #2

  • Go out the gate (there is only one gate) to the left, find the gate #2. Take the escalator to the ground floor.
  • Once you reach the ground floor, take a sharp right turn (opposite to the Seven Eleven), and follow the street about 5 seconds( about 5 metres) and find the small alley on your right side.
  • Walk into the alley. And take the left alley. Passing the Takoyaki shop “Takoya” on your right, and then the green color restaurant on your left, you will see the two-toned yellow and white color building with Akutagawa coffee cafe on the first floor on your right. This is our guesthouse! Please come in from the Cafe – the reception is the back left!
  • If you get lost, please show this address and direction to someone locals.
    大阪市福島区福島2-9-23
    ゲストハウス由苑 & 芥川珈琲
    電話番号:06-7503-4394
    浄正橋の交差点から南西方角の路地の中にあります。浄正橋の交差点からセブン-イレブンに向かって歩きましたらその手前に左手に曲がる路地があります。右手にたこ焼き屋、豆腐屋、その先にある右手の「芥川珈琲」と書かれている白色と黄色の建物です。1階のカフェよりお入りください。
  • Click here to view an access route with photos

 

From Keihan Railway Nakanoshima station

Gate Nakanoshima station

Nakanoshima Railway

7 minutes walk

  • Recommended route for those who has the KANSAI THRU PASS.
    You can access from Kyoto, Nakanoshima station is the last stop of Keihan Nakanoshima line.
  • There is only one gate at Nakanoshima station. Go out the gate to the left.
  • Go to exit 4 and take an elevator to the ground floor.
  • keep the river on your left.
  • You can cross the Tamaebashi Bridge along Naniwa suji street.
  • Keep going straight after you cross the bridge, you will see the big ABC Asahi building on your right.
  • You will pass the Family Mart on your left.
  • You will see a small shrine gate in front of you.
  • Turn left in front of the Shrine, and go right alley at the fork.Follow the narrower street, then you will see U-En building in front of you.
  • Click here to view an access route with photos

 

From Hanshin Railway Fukushima station

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Hanshin Main Line

1 minute from the gate #3

  • Recommended route for those who has the KANSAI THRU PASS. You can access from Umeda station (only one stop) and Kobe, Sannomiya.
  • There is only one gate at Hanshin Fukushima station, go out the gate and walk straight toward the gate #3.
  • Take the escalator to the ground floor.
  • Once you reach the ground floor, walk to the ENEOSS(gas station).
  • You will see a crosswalk in front of the ENEOSS.
  • Cross at the crosswalk. There is a small shrine gate on your left, go right alley at the fork.
  • Follow this narrower street.You will see U-En building in front of you.
  • Click here to view an access route with photos

 

From Airport, Kyoto, Nara, Kobe

FROM Kansai international Airport (KIX)

JR train

70mins

1160yen one way.

  • Take the JR“Kansai Airport Rapid Service”, and get off at Tennoji station (50minutes)
  • Change to the train for Osaka loop line bound for Nishikujyo/Bentencho, get off at Fukushima station (13minutes)

FROM Shin-Osaka station

via JR train

10mins

160yen one way.

  • Take the JR train to Osaka station (Any trains from Shin-Osaka station stop at Osaka station.)
  • Take the train for Osaka loop line bound for Nishikujyo/Bentencho, get off at Fukushima station, just one stop away from Osaka station.
  • All trains leaving Osaka station on the Loop Line stop at Fukushima station.

FROM Kyoto

JR Line

35mins

690yen

  • Take the JR Kyoto line from JR Kyoto Station and get off at Osaka Station. (28mins)
  • At Osaka station take the Osaka loop line train bound for Nishikujyo/Bentencho, get off at Fukushima station, just one stop away from Osaka station.
  • All trains leaving Osaka station on the Loop Line stop at Fukushima station.

Keihan Railway Maine Line + Keihan Railway Nakanoshima Line

45mins

460yen

  • Take the Keihan Railway Main Line (Express train) from Gion Shijo Station, and get off at Kyobashi Station. (45mins. NO additional fee for express trains).
  • Change to the Keihan Railway’s Nakanoshima Line and get off at the end of the line; Nakanoshima Station. (11 mins)
  • This is the recommended route if you are around Sanjo or Shijo.

FROM Nara

JR Yamatoji Line + JR Loop Line

45mins

780yen

  • Take the JR Yamatoji Line from JR Nara Station, and get off at Tennoji Station. (34mins)
  • Change to the train for Osaka loop line bound for Nishikujyo/Bentencho, get off at Fukushima station.(13minutes)

FROM Kobe

JR Sanyo Lone + JR Loop Line

35mins

530yen

  • Take the JR Kobe Line, and get off at Osaka Station. (31mins)
  • Take Osaka loop line train bound for Nishikujyo/Bentencho, get off at Fukushima station, just one stop away from Osaka station.