Rokuhara Station

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Rokuhara Station
六原駅
JR Rokuhara sta 001.jpg
Rokuhara Station, May 2009
Location
Prefecture Iwate
(See other stations in Iwate)
District Isawa
Town Kanegasaki
Neighborhood etc. Mikajiri
Postal code 029-4502
(in Japanese) 岩手県胆沢郡金ケ崎町三ヶ尻丹蔵堰11
History
Year opened 1937
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Tōhoku Main Line
Statistics 222 passengers/day (FY2012)

Rokuhara Station (六原駅 Rokuhara-eki?) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line in Kanegasaki, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Rokuhara Station is served by the Tōhoku Main Line, and is located 481.1 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

Rokuhara Station has an island platform and a single side platform serving three tracks. The station is staffed on consignment by Jaster Co., Ltd. Ordinary tickets, express tickets, and reserved-seat tickets for all JR lines are on sale.

Platforms[edit]

1 Tōhoku Main Line for Kitakami and Morioka
2 Tōhoku Main Line (passing loop)
3 Tōhoku Main Line for Mizusawa and Ichinoseki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōhoku Main Line
Kanegasaki - Kitakami

History[edit]

Rokuhara Station was elevated from a signal stop to a passenger station on 1 February 1937. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 39°13′40″N 141°05′52″E / 39.2277°N 141.0978°E / 39.2277; 141.0978