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Chiba-Minato Station

Chiba-Minato Station (千葉みなと駅 Chiba-Minato-eki) is a railway station in Mihama-ku, Chiba, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and Chiba Urban Monorail.[1]


Nishi-Chiba Station is served by the JR East Chūō-Sōbu Line and Chiba Urban Monorail Line 1.

Station layout

JR Chiba-Minato Station is an elevated station with one side platform and one island platform serving three elevated tracks. The Chiba Urban Monorail Chiba-Minato Station has two side platforms with two tracks between them, and is also an elevated station.

The JR East station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.[1]

JR East platforms

JR East platforms, December 2007
1 Keiyō Line for Soga
2 Keiyō Line passing track
3 Keiyō Line for Kaihin-Makuhari and Tokyo

Chiba Urban Monorail platforms

Chiba Urban Monorail Chiba-Minato Station
1/2 Chiba Urban Monorail Line 1 for Chiba, Kenchō-mae, and Chishirodai

Adjacent stations

« Service »
Keiyō Line
Inage-Kaigan   Rapid   Soga
Inage-Kaigan   Local   Soga
Commuter Rapid: no stop
Chiba Urban Monorail Line 1
Terminus - Shiyakusho-mae


The JR East station opened on 3 March 1986.[1]

Passenger statistics

In fiscal 2011, the JR East station was used by an average of 14,559 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area

  • Chiba city office
  • Chiba-Chūō Police Station
  • Chiba Port Tower
  • Chiba Prefectural Museum of Art
  • NHK Chiba broadcasting station
  • Chiba Bank Head offixe


  1. ^ a b c 各駅情報(千葉みなと駅) [Station Information (Chiba-Minato Station)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 September 2012. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [FY2011 Station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2 September 2012. 

External links

  • JR East Chiba-Minato Station (Japanese)
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