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The world’s busiest train station, Shinjuku Station, is located in which city?

March 20, 2017 Trivia Answered 0

The world’s busiest train station, Shinjuku Station, is located in which city?




Tokyo

Answer: Shinjuku Station is a major railway station in Shinjuku and Shibuya in Tokyo, Japan.




Serving as the main connecting hub for the Tokyo rail and subway traffic, the station is used by an average of 3.64 million people per day, making it, by far, the world’s busiest transport hub (and registered as such with Guinness World Records). Shinjuku Station has over 200 exits and many platforms spread out over a large area, along with department stores covering nearly all sides.




Tokyo, officially Tokyo Metropolis, is the capital of Japan and one of its 47 prefectures. The Greater Tokyo Area is the most populous metropolitan area in the world. It is the seat of the Emperor of Japan and the Japanese government.

Area: 2,188 km²
Local time: Tuesday 4:14 AM
Weather: 8°C, Wind SE at 18 km/h, 85% Humidity
Population: 13.62 million (31 Jul 2016)
Old names: Edo, Edo State