Den-Den Town

Travel Guide - Den-Den Town


Den-Den Town is a shopping area specializing in electrical goods, and is often described as Osaka's Akihabara.
There used to be a lot of second-hand bookstores in this area, but now it has over 200 electronics shops and some of which are Tax Free where you can get an exemption by showing your passport when you pay.
Some shops sell cameras, watches and even robots.

Opening Hours

  • Varies according to the shop / facility


  • Varies according to the shop / facility

Access / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from Nippombashi Station on the Osaka Municipal Subway Sakaisuji Line (K17) or Sennichimae Line (S17)
  • 5 minutes walk from Kintetsu Nippombashi Station on the Kintetsu Namba Line or Kintetsu Nara Line
  • 5 minutes walk from Namba Station on the Nankai Main Line (NK01) or Nankai Koya Line (NK01)

Address / Location

* Please click each address to show the location.


Anocam (シャー)@anocam_ - 2021/10/24 03:21
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