Kuragano Station

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Kuragano Station
倉賀野駅
Kuragano sta south.jpg
Station south entrance, April 2006
Location
Prefecture Gunma
(See other stations in Gunma)
City Takasaki
Neighborhood etc. Kuragano-machi
Postal code 370-1201
(in Japanese) 群馬県高崎市倉賀野町
History
Year opened 1894
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Takasaki Line
Hachikō Line

Kuragano Station (倉賀野駅 Kuragano-eki?) is a railway station in Takasaki, Gunma, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1]

Lines[edit]

Kuragano Station is served by the Takasaki Line from Ueno in Tokyo to Takasaki, and the Hachikō Line between Komagawa and Takasaki.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two island platforms serving four tracks.

Platforms[edit]

1 Takasaki Line for Takasaki
Hachikō Line for Takasaki
2 (Not used)
3 Takasaki Line for Kumagaya, Ōmiya, and Ueno
Shōnan-Shinjuku Line for Ōmiya, Shinjuku, and Yokohama
Hachikō Line for Yorii and Komagawa
4 (Not used)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Takasaki Line
Shinmachi Local Takasaki
Hachikō Line
Kita-Fujioka Local Takasaki

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 May 1894.[1]

The station became Suica-compatible from November 2001.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Kuragano Freight Terminal

See also[edit]

Media related to Kuragano Station at Wikimedia Commons

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kuragano Station Information" (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 27 December 2010. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°18′02″N 139°02′57″E / 36.3005°N 139.0493°E / 36.3005; 139.0493