Miyajimaguchi Station

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Address 1-3-23, Miyajimaguchi, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima
Coordinates 34°18′44″N 132°18′08″E / 34.3122°N 132.3022°E / 34.3122; 132.3022Coordinates: 34°18′44″N 132°18′08″E / 34.3122°N 132.3022°E / 34.3122; 132.3022
Line(s) Sanyo Main Line
Connections Miyajima Line at Hiroden-miyajima-guchi Station
Platforms 1 island platform
1 side platform
Other information
Opened 1897
Operator JR West
Miyajimaguchi Station signboard

Miyajimaguchi Station is a JR station on JR Sanyō Main Line in Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima. From the pier near the station there are ferry services for Miyajima (Itsukushima) by JR Miyajima Ferry and Miyajima Matsudai Kisen.


1 Sanyō Main Line to Miyajimaguchi • Iwakuni • Tokuyama
2 Sanyō Main Line side track (currently unused)
3 Sanyō Main Line to Hiroshima • Saijō • Mihara • connection to Kure Line
4 Sanyō Main Line to Hiroshima • Saijō • Mihara (sidetrack)

Connecting lines[edit]


Sanyō Main Line
Rapid Service
Miyauchikushido Station Miyajimaguchi StationŌtake Station
Ajina StationMiyajimaguchi StationMaezora Station
JR Miyajima Ferry
Miyajimaguchi StationMiyajima Station


Miyajima Line
Line #2
Hiroden-ajina — (Kyoteijo-mae (temporary)) — Hiroden-miyajima-guchi
Hiroden-miyajima-guchi Station is located to the south from JR Miyajimaguchi Station, 2 minutes walk from the station.


  • Opened on September 25, 1897 as a station of Sanyo Railway called "Miyajima Station".
  • Nationalized on December 1, 1906.
  • Renamed as "Miyajimaguchi Station" on April 1, 1942.
  • Privatized as JR West on April 1, 1987.


External links[edit]

Ferries and boats for Miyajima (Itsukushima Shrine)
JR Miyajima FerryMiyajima Matsudai KisenFirst BeachAqua Net Hiroshima