Takasaki Station

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Takasaki Station
高崎駅
Esite-takasaki.jpg
Takasaki Station east entrance
Location
Prefecture Gunma
(See other stations in Gunma)
City Takasaki
Neighborhood etc. 222 Yashimachō
(in Japanese) 群馬県高崎市八島町222
History
Year opened 1884
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East, Jōshin Dentetsu
Line(s) Jōetsu Shinkansen, Nagano Shinkansen
Takasaki Line, Hachikō Line, Jōetsu Line, Ryōmō Line, Agatsuma Line, Shinetsu Main Line
Joshin Dentetsu Joshin Line
Aiga bus inv.svg Major bus terminal(s) attached to the station

Takasaki Station (高崎駅 Takasaki-eki?) is a railway station located in Yashimachō, Takasaki, Gunma, Japan. This station is operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East), Japan Freight Railway Company (JR Freight), and Jōshin Dentetsu.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

JR East[edit]

1   (Not in use)
2
4
Takasaki Line Kumagaya, Ōmiya, Ueno
Shōnan-Shinjuku Line
(Through service for the Tōkaidō Line)
Shinjuku, Yokohama, Odawara
Jōetsu Line Shin-Maebashi, Shibukawa, Minakami, Echigo-Yuzawa, Nagaoka
Agatsuma Line Shin-Maebashi, Shibukawa, Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi, Manza-Kazawaguchi
Ryōmō Line Shin-Maebashi, Maebashi, Kiryū, Sano, Oyama
(some trains through from the Takasaki and Shōnan-Shinjuku lines)
Shinetsu Main Line Annaka, Yokokawa
3 Hachikō Line Gunma-Fujioka, Yorii, Komagawa
5
6
Jōetsu Line Shin-Maebashi, Shibukawa, Minakami, Echigo-Yuzawa, Nagaoka
Agatsuma Line Shin-Maebashi, Shibukawa, Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi, Manza-Kazawaguchi
Ryōmō Line Shin-Maebashi, Maebashi, Kiryū, Sano, Oyama
Shin'etsu Main Line Annaka, Yokokawa
7
8
Takasaki Line Kumagaya, Ōmiya, Ueno
(some trains through from the Ryōmō Line)
Shōnan-Shinjuku Line
(Through service for the Tōkaidō Line
Shinjuku, Yokohama, Odawara
(some trains through from the Ryōmō Line)
11
12
Jōetsu Shinkansen Echigo-Yuzawa, Nagaoka, Niigata
Nagano Shinkansen Karuizawa, Nagano
Jōetsu Shinkansen, Nagano Shinkansen Ōmiya, Ueno, Tokyo
13
14
Jōetsu Shinkansen, Nagano Shinkansen Ōmiya, Ueno, Tokyo

Jōshin Dentetsu[edit]

0 Jōshin Line Shimonita

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Joetsu Shinkansen
Ōmiya   Toki   Echigo-Yuzawa
Honjō-Waseda   Tanigawa   Jōmō-Kōgen
Nagano Shinkansen
Honjō-Waseda   Asama   Annaka-Haruna
Takasaki Line
Kuragano Terminus
Hachiko Line
Kuragano Local Terminus
Joetsu Line
Terminus Takasakitonyamachi
Agatsuma Line
Terminus Takasakitonyamachi
Ryomo Line
Terminus Takasakitonyamachi
Shinetsu Main Line
Terminus Kita-Takasaki
Joshin Line
Terminus Minami-Takasaki

History[edit]

The JR East station opened on May 1, 1884, as the then-terminus of the Nippon Railway. The Jōshin Line opened on May 10, 1897. The Jōetsu Shinkansen was extended to Takasaki Station on November 15, 1982.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°19′19″N 139°00′47″E / 36.322°N 139.013°E / 36.322; 139.013