”Ekinaka”has turned select JR East stations into convenient fun
to shop and eat with lots of great shops and eateries.
"Ekinaka" refers to commercial spaces inside large terminal stations such as Tokyo Station and Shinjuku Station. They typically offer a large lineup of stores, including shops that sell souvenirs from all over Japan, well-established places offering uniquely Japanese dishes that customers line up for, and convenience stores that carry a range of daily necessities. Thanks to these spaces, it is convenient and easy to shop even when transferring trains. Try searching for these “ekinaka”!