Map of Ekiben throughout Japan
Ekiben, the Japanese box lunch available at major train stations, features regional delicacies and traditional cuisine from each stop across the country. It is eaten during train journeys and is very popular among Japanese people. This on-the-move food entertains you with its beautifully arranged dishes and is often served in an eye-catching container. There are over 5,000 kinds of Ekiben sold nationwide, so it takes more than 13 years to eat all kinds if you have one of each everyday. Woo!