Overview

Chiba City (千葉市; -shi) Inage-ku (稲毛区) is a residential ward of Chiba City north of Chuo-ku. It has JR & Keisei Inage Station, a section of the monorail, Chiba Zoological Park, and Sports Center.
Other wards in Chiba City:

Festivals, Events, Tourist Spots





[Explanation]
Chiba General Sports Center (総合スポーツセンター sougou supootsu sentaa)
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accessible by Sports Center Station on the monorail
Has a ton of sports facilities. Often used by domestic and international sports teams for training and competitions.

Restaurants


Name
Genre
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Hours
Website
Notes
Starbucks
Cafe





It's Starbucks
Vicky's
Indian/curry
千葉市稲毛区天台2-1-35
2-1-35 Tendai, Inage-ku, Chiba City
near Tendai Station (monorail), 30min walk from Chiba Station
open for lunch and dinner

a little pricey (1,000+) but worth it

Daily Life Resources


Shopping/Supermarkets

Name
Hours
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Notes
Yac's



a few min walk from Sakusabe or Tendai Stations (monorail), parking (in front and on roof)
Not your average Yac's, this one also has a fully stocked supermarket and Chiba-grown produce.

Government Offices

Name
Hours
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Notes
Inage Ward Office
8:30-17:00
千葉市稲毛区穴川4-12-1
4 Chome-12-1 Anagawa
Inage Ward, Chiba
a few min walk from Anagawa or Tendai Stations (monorail), 20 min walk from Inage Station (JR), 30min walk from Keisei Inage Station








Medical


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Hours
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
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Car Stuff and Places to Park


Transportation

  • JR Chiba Station is one of the most convenient stations in the prefecture. It connects to (lines colored to how they often appear on maps)
    • Sobu/Yokosuka Express line to Tokyo and Shinagawa
    • Sobu/Chuo Local line to Tokyo and Shinagawa
    • Sotobo line to Oami (change to Togane line), Kazusa-Ichinomiya, Awa-Kamogawa (Blocks 6, 7, 8)
    • Uchibo line to Kimitsu, Tateyama, Chikura and connects to Sotobo line at Awa-Kamogawa (Block 8)
    • Sobu line to Sakura, Naruto, and Choshi (Blocks 4 and 5)
    • Narita line to Narita and Choshi (Blocks 4 and 5)
  • Just south of JR Chiba Station is Soga Station. The Sotobo line, Uchibo line, and Keiyo line (from Tokyo station, stops at Kaihin-Makuhari (Block 2), splits at Soga and goes to Kimitsu and Katsuura) stop here. Note that the Keiyo line does NOT stop at JR Chiba Station.

  • Keisei Chiba Station is within walking distance of JR Chiba and connects to the Keisei line to Yachiyo (Block 2) and Ueno in Tokyo. At Tsudanuma Station, you can change to the Shin-Keisei line, which goes to Matsudo and Kamagaya (Block 3).

  • Buses: No idea.

Local Tips and Tricks/Misc.



External Links