Ōishida Station

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Ōishida Station
大石田駅
JR Ooishida sta 001.jpg
East entrance, October 2010
Location
Prefecture Yamagata
(See other stations in Yamagata)
District Kitamurayama
Town Ōishida
Neighborhood etc. 585 Ōishida-otsu
Coordinates 38°35′44″N 140°22′31″E / 38.595689°N 140.375292°E / 38.595689; 140.375292Coordinates: 38°35′44″N 140°22′31″E / 38.595689°N 140.375292°E / 38.595689; 140.375292
Postal code 999-4111
(in Japanese) 山形県北村山郡大石田町大石田番乙585
History
Year opened 1901
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Yamagata Shinkansen
Statistics 870 passengers/day (FY2012)[citation needed]
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Ōishida Station (大石田駅 Ōishida-eki?) is a railway station in Ōishida, Yamagata, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Ōishida Station is served by the Ōu Main Line and the Yamagata Shinkansen, with direct high-speed Tsubasa services to and from Tokyo. It is located 126.9 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Ōishida Station has two opposed side platform connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1 Yamagata Shinkansen for Yamagata, Yonezawa, Fukushima, Ōmiya, and Tokyo
for Shinjō
Yamagata Line for Murayama, Tendō, and Yamagata
for Shinjō
2 Yamagata Shinkansen for Shinjō
Yamagata Line for Murayama, Tendō, and Yamagata
for Shinjō

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Yamagata Shinkansen
Murayama   Tsubasa   Shinjō
Ōu Main Line (Yamagata Line)
Sodesaki - Kita-Ōishida

History[edit]

Ōishida Station opened on 21 October 1901.[2] The privately owned Obanazawa Railroad connected to the station from 1926 until its abandonment in 1970.[citation needed] A new station building was completed in 1983.[citation needed] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987.[1] The Yamagata Shinkansen began operations on 4 December 1999.

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] II. Japan: JTB. p. 531. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 
  2. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 126. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 

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