This station, just north of the city center, is where the shinkansen
When using your JR Pass to travel between Kyoto/Osaka and Himeji/Hiroshima, you may often find that you must transfer between bullet trains
at Shin-Kobe! This station can be accessed from Sannomiya Station via the Seishin-Yamate subway line.
A popular ropeway departs just next to the station. As it ascends, it passes by the Nunobiki Waterfall and the Nunobiki Herb Garden, giving a nice aerial view of both.