Shin-Kurashiki Station

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South side of the station

Shin-Kurashiki Station (新倉敷駅 Shin-Kurashiki-eki?, lit. "New Kurashiki Station") is a railway station in Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).

Lines[edit]

Shin-Kurashiki Station is served by the high-speed Sanyo Shinkansen line and local Sanyo Main Line.

As Shin-Kurashiki is an intermediate shinkansen station, only Kodama all-stations services stop here.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sanyo Shinkansen
Okayama   Kodama   Fukuyama
Sanyo Main Line
Kurashiki   Rapid Sun Liner   Konkō
Nishiachi   Local   Konkō

History[edit]

The station opened on 14 July 1891, as Tamashima Station (玉島駅?). It was renamed Shin-Kurashiki on 10 March 1975 at the same time the Shinkansen line opened.

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Coordinates: 34°33′54″N 133°40′43″E / 34.5649854°N 133.6786741°E / 34.5649854; 133.6786741