Hakodate Station

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Hakodate Station
函館駅
Hakodate Station Hokkaido Japan01s3.jpg
Location
Prefecture Hokkaido
(See other stations in Hokkaido)
City Hakodate
History
Year opened 1902
Rail services
Station number(s) H75
Operator(s) JR Hokkaido
Line(s) Hakodate Main Line

Hakodate Station (函館駅 Hakodate-eki?) is a railway station in Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan, operated by the Hokkaido Railway Company (JR Hokkaido). It is the terminus of the Hakodate Main Line and the Tsugaru-Kaikyō Line; Hakodate Municipal Transit streetcars stop at the adjacent Hakodate Eki-mae Station.

Lines[edit]

Trains[edit]

In addition to local services, the following long-distance trains serve Hakodate Station.

Layout[edit]

The station has four platforms serving eight tracks.

1 to 4 Hakodate Main Line Local services for Nanae, Ōnuma, Mori and Oshamanbe
Esashi Line Local services for Kamiiso and Kikonai
5 to 8 Hokuto limited express For Oshamanbe, Higashi-Muroran and Sapporo
Hakucho limited express For Shin-Aomori
Hokutosei limited express For Sendai and Ueno

History[edit]

Hakodate station first opened on 10 December 1902.

The current station building was opened on 21 June 2003.

See also[edit]

Media related to Hakodate Station at Wikimedia Commons

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°46′25″N 140°43′35″E / 41.773736°N 140.726398°E / 41.773736; 140.726398