Tokushima Station is a primary station for Tokushima City, Tokushima Prefecture. The Kotoku Line, the Mugi Line, the Tokushima Line and the Naruto Line are available. This station is visited by not only the citizens of Tokushima but also tourists. Tokushima Station is also known by the nickname "Awaodori-no-Eki" (Awa Dance Station).
It is recommended to rent a car near Tokushima Station if you are planning to go sightseeing in Tokushima City. In addition to the one located on the right side in front of the station from the ticket gate, there are several car rental service offices along National Route 192.
Mt. Bizan is a popular tourist attraction also known as a filming location. It is about 5 minutes from the station along National Route 348. The Tokushima Zoo is recommended for those who are travelling with family. It is about 22 minutes along National Route 92 via prefectural road 209.