Sakurai Station (Nara)

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Sakurai Station
桜井駅
Sakurai-sta-South.jpg
Sakurai Station south entrance
Location
Prefecture Nara
(See other stations in Nara)
City Sakurai
Neighborhood etc. Sakurai
(in Japanese) 奈良県桜井市大字桜井
Rail services
Operator(s) West Japan Railway Company (JR West)
Kintetsu Corporation
Sakurai Station north entrance

Sakurai Station (桜井駅 Sakurai-eki?) is a railway station in Sakurai, Nara Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Railway IC cards named "ICOCA" (JR West) and "PiTaPa" (Surutto KANSAI) are accepted on both of two rail lines.

Layout[edit]

The elevated Kintetsu Osaka Line and the ground JR West Sakurai Line are connected by a footbridge.

JR West[edit]

JR West
Sakurai Station
桜井駅
Location
Prefecture Nara
City Sakurai
Neighborhood etc. 191-1, Sakurai
Coordinates 34°30′47.31″N 135°50′48.28″E / 34.5131417°N 135.8467444°E / 34.5131417; 135.8467444
(in Japanese) 奈良県桜井市大字桜井191-1
History
Year opened 1893
Rail services
Operator(s) West Japan Railway Company (JR West)
Line(s) Sakurai Line (Man-yō Mahoroba Line)
  • a single platform and an island platform with 3 tracks
1 Man-yō Mahoroba Line for Takada, Ōji, and Gojō
2 Man-yō Mahoroba Line for Tenri and Nara (mainly returning)
3 Man-yō Mahoroba Line for Tenri and Nara

Kintetsu[edit]

Kintetsu
Sakurai Station
桜井駅
Location
Prefecture Nara
City Sakurai
Neighborhood etc. 190-2, Sakurai
Coordinates 34°30′48.71″N 135°50′47.99″E / 34.5135306°N 135.8466639°E / 34.5135306; 135.8466639
(in Japanese) 奈良県桜井市大字桜井190-2
History
Year opened 1929
Rail services
Operator(s) Kintetsu Corporation
Line(s) Osaka Line
  • 2 side platforms with 2 tracks
1 Osaka Line for Haibara, Nabari, Ise-Nakagawa, Ise-Shima, and Nagoya
2 Osaka Line for Yamato-Yagi and Osaka Uehommachi
Change trains at Tsuruhashi for Osaka Namba, Amagasaki, and Kōbe (Sannomiya)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
West Japan Railway Company (JR West)
Sakurai Line (Man-yō Mahoroba Line)
Miwa   Local   Kaguyama
Miwa   Rapid Service   Kaguyama
Kintetsu Osaka Line
Daifuku   Local   Yamato-Asakura
Daifuku   Semi-Express
Suburban Semi-Express
  Yamato-Asakura
Yamato-Yagi   Express   Haibara
Yamato-Yagi   Rapid Express   Haibara
Limited Express: no stop