> The town information of Funabashi

town information


Funabashi city, also known as the bedroom suburb of Tokyo, is the center of the Northwestern area of Chiba. The south area of Funabashi station includes some shopping arcades. The city is famous for Nakayama Racecourse. Besides, there is a auto racecourse.>>Map

Required Time to Notable Stations

Available Lines
Sobu Line
Yokosuka Line
Tobu Noda Line
Sobu Line
25 mins to Tokyo
17 mins to Kinshicho
12 mins to Makuhari


Keisei Bus
To Funabashi City Hall
To Nishi-Funabashi Station
To Lalaport
To Minami-Funabashi Station
To tsudanuma Station
Funabashi Shin-Keisei Bus
To Kita-Narashino Station
To hasama Station
To Komuro Station
To Misaki Station


The Sights

  • Lalaport TOKYO-BAY
  • Ito-Yokado
  • Tobu Department Store
  • The Seibu Department Stores
  • Funabashi Loft
  • IKEA
  • Shapo


Shichi-nen Festival (Seven-year Festival)
The festival is held at Shimousamiyama in the year of Ox and Sheep in Chinese astrology.
Nine portable shrines are carried to the Ninomiya shrine from other shrines in Funabashi city, Chiba city, Yachiyo city, and Narashino city.

The Scene

Famous Name(s)
Mai Kuraki (Singer)
Kyoko Hasegawa (Actress)
Hide (Comedian)
Atsushi Ito (Actor)