Ōgita Station

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Ōgita Station
扇田駅
JR kiha58-1502 Ougita Station.JPG
Ōgita Station
Location
Prefecture Akita
(See other stations in Akita)
City Ōdate
Neighborhood etc. 12 Kaminakajima, Hinaimachi-Ōgita
Postal code 018-5701
(in Japanese) 秋田県大館市比内町扇田字上中島12
History
Year opened 1914
Rail services
Operator(s) East Japan Railway Company
Line(s) Hanawa Line

Ōgita Station (扇田駅 Ōgita-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Ōdate, Akita Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Ōgita Station is served by the Hanawa Line, and is located 98.6 km from the terminus of the line at Kōma Station.

Station layout[edit]

Ōgita Station was built with an island platform, but only one side of the platform is in use, thus making the station a single side platform serving bi-directional traffic. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1 Hanawa Line for Kōma
for Ōdate

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Hanawa Line
Ōtaki-Onsen Rapid Higashi-Ōdate
Ōtaki-Onsen Local Higashi-Ōdate

History[edit]

Ōgita Station was opened on July 1, 1914 on the privately owned Akita Railways, serving the town of Ōgita, Akita. The line was nationalized on June 1, 1934, becoming part of the Japanese Government Railways (JGR) system, which became the Japan National Railways (JNR) after World War II. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987. The station has been unattended since April 2003

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 40°13′46.81″N 140°34′20.74″E / 40.2296694°N 140.5724278°E / 40.2296694; 140.5724278