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JR Otaru Station, Otaru

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Landmark · Tourist Spot
Conveniently located, JR Otaru Station is a train station with automated ticket machines and turnstiles and helpful English speaking staff. Opened in 1903, the station boasts two island platforms with four tracks. Several stores, coffee shops, a burger place, and a bakery will keep you busy and well fed while waiting for the next train. If you have a couple of hours to kill, leave the bags in keyless lockers and explore the nearby canal and Sankaku Market. Plan to visit JR Otaru Station during your Otaru vacation using our convenient Otaru tour itinerary planner.
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  • very architectural. very charming and also very beautiful. great station. the clock is very iconic and beautiful  more »
  • We arrived in Otaru by train and thus the JR Otaru station was our first stop. Not as huge as other JR stations, this station has the essential facilities and is clean. We stayed at the Dormy Inn...  more »

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