Nara Station

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For the Kintetsu terminal in Nara, see Kintetsu Nara Station.
Nara Station
奈良駅
JR West Old Nara Station building 003.JPG
Old Nara Station building
Location
Prefecture Nara
(See other stations in Nara)
City Nara
Neighborhood etc. 1-1, Sanjo-Hommachi
Coordinates 34°40′50.38″N 135°49′8.48″E / 34.6806611°N 135.8190222°E / 34.6806611; 135.8190222Coordinates: 34°40′50.38″N 135°49′8.48″E / 34.6806611°N 135.8190222°E / 34.6806611; 135.8190222
Postal code 630-8122
(in Japanese) 奈良県奈良市三条本町1-1
History
Year opened 1890
Rail services
Operator(s) West Japan Railway Company
Line(s) Kansai Main Line (Yamatoji Line)
Nara Line
Sakurai Line (Man-yō Mahoroba Line)
Aiga bus inv.svg Major bus terminal(s) attached to the station
Nara Station layout

↑ 1 - 5: Narayama

1 - 4: Kyōbate
5 4 3 2 1


↓ 1 - 5: Kōriyama

Nara Station (奈良駅 Nara Eki?) is a railway station located in Nara, Japan. Operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West), it is the main stop in the city of Nara on the Kansai Main Line (Yamatoji Line), the terminus for the Sakurai Line (Man-yō Mahoroba Line), and Nara Line trains for Kyoto begin here and run on the Kansai Line to Kizu before diverging. Also, a limited number of Gakkentoshi Line trains terminate here via Kizu during early mornings and late nights.

Yamatoji Line trains from Ōsaka and JR Namba continue past here to Kamo.

Layout[edit]

This station has 3 elevated island platforms serving 5 tracks.

1 Man-yō Mahoroba Line for Tenri, Sakurai, and Takada
Yamatoji Line for Horyuji, Oji, Tennoji, JR Namba, and Osaka
(only in the early morning)
no number Yamatoji Line for Horyuji, Oji, Tennoji, JR Namba, and Osaka
(able to change to the Man-yō Mahoroba Line)
2 Yamatoji Line for Horyuji, Oji, Tennoji, JR Namba, and Osaka
3 Yamatoji Line for Horyuji, Oji, Tennoji, JR Namba, and Osaka
for Kizu and Kamo in the early morning
Nara Line part of trains for Uji and Kyoto
4 Gakkentoshi Line for Doshisha-mae and Shijonawate in the early morning
4, 5 Yamatoji Line for Kizu and Kamo
Nara Line for Uji and Kyoto

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
JR West
Kansai Main Line (Yamatoji Line)
including through trains to and from the Gakkentoshi Line
Narayama   Local   Kōriyama
Narayama   Regional Rapid Service (Yamatoji Line)   Kōriyama
Narayama   RegionalRapid Service (Gakkentoshi Line)   Terminus
Narayama   Rapid Service (Yamatoji Line)   Kōriyama
Narayama   Rapid Service (Gakkentoshi Line)   Terminus
Narayama   Yamatoji Rapid Service   Kōriyama
Terminus   Direct Rapid Service   Kōriyama
Nara Line (Kansai Line to Kizu)
Narayama   Local   Terminus
Narayama   Regional Rapid Service   Terminus
Kizu   Rapid Service   Terminus
Kizu   Miyakoji Rapid Service   Terminus
Sakurai Line (Man-yō Mahoroba Line)
Terminus Local
Rapid Service
Kyōbate

See also[edit]

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