Sakuranomiya Station

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Sakuranomiya Station
桜ノ宮駅
JR Sakuranomiya sta 002.jpg
Location
Prefecture Osaka
(See other stations in Osaka)
City Osaka
Ward Miyakojima
History
Year opened 1898
Rail services
Operator(s) JR West
Line(s) Osaka Loop Line

Sakuranomiya Station (桜ノ宮駅 Sakuranomiya-eki?) is a train station on the West Japan Railway Company (JR West) Osaka Loop Line in Miyakojima-ku, Osaka, Japan.

Layout[edit]

There are two side platforms with two tracks elevated.

1 Osaka Loop Line inner track for Ōsaka and Nishikujō
2 Osaka Loop Line outer track for Kyōbashi and Tsuruhashi

History[edit]

The station opened on April 27, 1898 on the exiting railway that would be called the Osaka Loop Line. Between December 21, 1901 and November 15, 1913, the Sakuranomiya Line connected Sakuranomiya and Hanaten Station on the present-day Katamachi Line.[1]

Surroundings[edit]

Stations next to Sakuranomiya[edit]

« Service »
Osaka Loop Line
Kyōbashi All types Temma

Past railway line[edit]

« Service »
Japanese Government Railway Sakuranomiya Line (1901–1913)
Amijima - Terminus

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ishino, Tetsu et al. (eds.) (1998). 停車場変遷大事典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). Tokyo: JTB Corporation. pp. 121, 358, vol. II. ISBN 4533029809. 


Coordinates: 34°42′17.71″N 135°31′13.16″E / 34.7049194°N 135.5203222°E / 34.7049194; 135.5203222