Okuda Station

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Okuda Station
奥田駅
Meitetsu Okuda sta 001.jpg
Okuda Station
Location
Prefecture Aichi
(See other stations in Aichi)
City Inazawa
Neighborhood etc. Okuda-cho
Postal code 492-8226
(in Japanese) 愛知県稲沢市奥田町字木之内2195番地4 [1]
History
Year opened 1928
Rail services
Operator(s) Meitetsu
Line(s) Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line
Statistics 345,803[2] passengers/year 2006

Okuda Station (奥田駅 Okuda-eki?) is a railway station on the Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line located in Inazawa, Aichi, Japan. It is located 78.8 kilometers from the junction of the Nagoya Main Line at Toyohashi.

History[edit]

Okuda Station was opened on February 3, 1928 as a station on the Aichi Electric Railway. On April 1, 1935, the Aichi Electric Railway merged with the Nagoya Railway (the forerunner of present-day Meitetsu). On September 26, 2002 the station was the site of a fatal accident (the Okuda incident).

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Okuda Station has two opposed side platforms. The station building is unattended

Platforms[edit]

Westbound Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line For Meitetsu-Ichinomiya, Kasamatsu, and Meitetsu-Gifu
Eastbound Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line For Meitetsu-Nagoya, Higashi-Okazaki, and Toyohashi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line
Ōsato   Local (普通)   Kōnomiya

References[edit]

  1. ^ 奥田 [Okuda] (in Japanese). Nagoya Railroad. 1 April 2010. Retrieved 10 December 2010. 
  2. ^ 第10章 運輸・通信 (平成20年度刊愛知県統計年鑑) [Statistics of Aichi in Year 20 of the Heisei Era] (in Japanese). Aichi Prefecture. 2008. Retrieved 30 November 2010. 

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Coordinates: 35°14′07″N 136°48′39″E / 35.2352°N 136.8109°E / 35.2352; 136.8109