Orikabe Station

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Orikabe Station
Orikabe Station in April 2011
Prefecture Iwate
(See other stations in Iwate)
City Ichinoseki
Neighborhood etc. Murone-cho Orikabe-aze Osato 126
Postal code 029 - 1201
(in Japanese) 岩手県一関市室根町折壁字大里126
Year opened 1928
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Ōfunato Line

Orikabe Station (折壁駅 Orikabe-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Ichinoseki, Iwate Prefecture, Japan.


Orikabe Station is served by the Ōfunato Line, and is located 47.6 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Ichinoseki Station.

Station layout[edit]

Orikabe Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by a level crossing. The station is unattended.


1 Ōfunato Line for Ichinoseki
2 Ōfunato Line for Kesennuma

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōfunato Line
Yagoshi - Niitsuki


Orikabe Station opened on September 2, 1928. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in November 2007.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 38°56′23″N 141°27′08″E / 38.9396°N 141.4522°E / 38.9396; 141.4522