Ōita Station

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Ōita Station
大分駅
Oita Station.jpg
Ōita Station (January 3, 2008)
Location
Prefecture Ōita
(See other stations in Ōita)
City Ōita
Neighborhood etc. 1-1 Kanamemachi
(in Japanese) 大分市要町1番1号
History
Year opened 1911
Rail services
Operator(s) JR Kyūshū
Line(s) Nippō Main Line
Kyūdai Main Line
Hōhi Main Line
Sonic LTD Exp are most arrive and depart in this station.

Ōita Station (大分駅 Ōita-eki?) is a JR Kyushu railway station located in Ōita, Ōita Prefecture, Japan.

The station opened on November 1, 1911. It has since undergone renovation, reopening in 2012 - the 'main' area of the station is now the southern, rather than the northern, entrance.

Lines[edit]

Limited Express Trains[edit]

Layout[edit]

There is four side platforms and eight island platforms.

1 Limited express trains of Nippō Main Line for Kokura, Hakata and Saiki
Local trains of Nippō Main Line for Tsurusaki and Saiki
2 Limited express trains of Nippō Main Line for Saiki and Miyazaki
Local trains of Nippō Main Line for Tsurusaki and Saiki
3 Limited express trains of Nippō Main Line for Kokura and Hakata
Local trains of Nippō Main Line for Beppu and Nakatsu
4 • 5
Nippō Main Line for Beppu and Nakatsu
Nippō Main Line for Saiki and Miyazaki
Limited express trains of Hohi Main Line for Aso and Kumamoto
6 • 7 • 8 Hohi Main Line for Aso and Kumamoto
Kyudai Main Line for Yufuin and Kurume

The station is under construction to make it elevated railroad station. This work was to be finished by 2008 but is behind schedule. It was completed on March 17, 2012.

Environs[edit]

View from the station
  • North Entrance
    • Oita Prefectural Government Office
    • Oita City Hall
    • OASIS-Hiroba 21 and Oita ANA Hotel OASIS Tower
    • Funai Castle
    • Building of Red Brick (Oita Bank)
    • Oita Chūō Post Office
    • Oita Parco and Oita Daiichi Hotel
    • Tokiwa Department Store
    • Chūōcho Centporta
    • Galleria Takemachi
    • Funai 5 Bangai
    • Oita Washington Hotel Plaza
    • Hotel Hokke Club Oita
    • National Route 10
    • National Route 197 (Chūō-dori main street)
    • Oita Station Bus Terminal
  • South Entrance

External links[edit]

Media related to Ōita Station at Wikimedia Commons


Coordinates: 33°13′58″N 131°36′24″E / 33.23264°N 131.606705°E / 33.23264; 131.606705