Obama Station

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Obama Station
Obama Station platforms, August 2006
Prefecture Fukui
(See other stations in Fukui)
City Obama
Neighborhood 1-1 Ekimae-chō
Postal code 917-0077
Address in Japanese 福井県小浜市駅前町1-1
Opened 1918
Rail services
Operator(s) JR West
Line(s) Obama Line

Obama Station (小浜駅 Obama-eki?) is a railway station located in Obama, Fukui, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).[1]


Obama Station is served by the Obama Line linking Tsuruga in Tsuruga, Fukui with Higashi-Maizuru in Maizuru, Kyoto.

Station layout[edit]

One side platform and one island platform serving three tracks in total.


  • 10 November 1918: Station opens.
  • 15 November 1982: Freight services are discontinued.
  • 15 March 2003: The Obama Line is electrified.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Obama Line
Higashi-Obama - Seihama


  1. ^ 小浜駅の情報(JR小浜線) (in Japanese). エキサイト乗り換え案内. Retrieved 2 October 2009. 

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Coordinates: 35°29′31″N 135°44′43″E / 35.4919°N 135.7454°E / 35.4919; 135.7454