Furuichibashi Station

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Furuichibashi Station building (July 12, 2008).

Furuichibashi Station (古市橋駅 Furuichibashi-eki?) is a JR West Kabe Line station located in 3-chōme, Furuichi, Asaminami-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

History[edit]

  • 1909-11-19: Furuichibashi Station opens
  • 1987-04-01: Japanese National Railways is privatized, and Furuichibashi Station becomes a JR West station

Station building[edit]

Furuichibashi Station features two facing platform capable of handling two lines simultaneously.

Environs[edit]

  • Asaminami Ward Office
  • Hiroshima Furuichi Post Office
  • Hiroshima Municipal Furuichi Elementary School
  • Hiroshima Municipal Ōmachi Elementary School
  • Hiroshima Municipal Gion Kita High School
  • Hiroshima Bank
  • Iyo Bank
  • Momiji Bank

Highway access[edit]

  • Japan National Route 54
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 38 (Hiroshima-Toyohira Route)
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 277 (Furuichi-Hiroshima Route)
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 459 (Yaguchi-Yasufuruichi Route)

Connecting lines[edit]

Kabe Line
Shimo-Gion StationFuruichibashi StationŌmachi Station

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°27′3.6″N 132°28′5.9″E / 34.451000°N 132.468306°E / 34.451000; 132.468306