Yokohama Photo Tour: Moving Sidewalk (動く歩道) from Landmark Tower

Much like Ebisu Garden Place, Yokohama Landmark Tower is connected to the nearest train station (JR Sakuragicho) by a fully roofed moving sidewalk. #桜木町駅 #連絡橋 #ランドマークタワー

The moving sidewalk is highlighted in light blue; other skyway level sidewalks (not moving) are highlighted in dark blue; JR Sakuragicho Station is in green.
The moving sidewalk is highlighted in light blue; other skyway level sidewalks (not moving) are highlighted in dark blue; Sakuragicho Station is in green.

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Although the moving sidewalk is not directly connected to the station, the gap between the two is fully roofed:

No walking in the rain.
No walking in the rain.  Green highlighted area is fully roofed.  JR Sakuragicho Station on left, moving sidewalk on right.

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Moving Sidewalk South Entrance 2 - entrances are public and obvious
Note that the entrances to the moving sidewalk are wide open to the public and easy to find visually (c.f. the private and semi-hidden entrances to the Minneapolis Skyway System).

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Moving Sidewalk south end looking south
Below the moving sidewalk structure, looking south.

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Moving Sidewalk north end
The north end of the moving sidewalk (in light blue), and additional skyway level sidewalks (in dark blue).

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View from north end of Moving Sidewalk
View from north end of moving sidewalk.

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In addition to the moving sidewalk, there are quite a few non-moving sidewalks at sky level:

Note the wide zebra stripes, and the escalator (on left).
Note the wide zebra stripes, and the escalator (on left).
View from skyway level.
View from skyway level.
In addition to the wide zebra stripes, notice the bollards and fully roofed bus stops.
In addition to the wide zebra stripes, notice the bollards and fully roofed bus stops.

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Sakuragicho Station area map.  100 foot scale.
Sakuragicho Station area map. 100 foot scale.
Satellite view of the same area, with skyway level sidewalks in green.
Satellite view of the same area, with skyway level sidewalks (and the underground portion of the station complex) highlighted in green.

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View of the pedestrian bridge.
View of the pedestrian bridge.

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Incidentally, the Short Block Index in the area just south of the station is very high:

SBI ~29
SBI ~29 (100 foot scale).
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