Taki Station (Mie)

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Taki Station
多気駅
Taki Station-Building.jpg
Taki Station
Location
Prefecture Mie
(See other stations in Mie)
District Taki
Town Taki
Neighborhood etc. 76-1 Taki
Postal code 519 - 2154
(in Japanese) 三重県多気郡多気町多気76-1
History
Year opened 1893
Former name Ōkaguchi Station
Present name since 1950
Rail services
Operator(s) JR Central
Line(s) Kisei Main Line
Sangū Line
Statistics 651 passengers/day (FY2010)

Taki Station (多気駅 Taki-eki?) is a railway station in Taki, Taki District, Mie Prefecture, operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central). The station is 42.5 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Kisei line at Kameyama Station and is a terminus for the Sangū Line . Irregular freight services are still operated by the Japan Freight Railway Company.

History[edit]

Taki Station opened on December 31, 1893, as Ōka Station (相可駅 Ōka eki?) on the private Sangū Railway. The Sangū Railway was nationalized on October 1, 1907, becoming part of the Japanese Government Railways (JGR) system. On October 20, 1923, the Kisei East Line connected to the station, which was renamed Ōkaguchi Station (相可口駅 Ōkaguchi eki?). The JGR became the Japan National Railways (JNR) after World War 2, and the station was renamed to its present name on July 15, 1959. Scheduled freight operations were discontinued from February 1, 1984. The station was absorbed into the JR Central network upon the privatization of the (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

Taki Station has two island platforms connected by an overpass.

Platforms[edit]

1, 2 Kisei Main Line For Matsusaka, Nagoya
3, 4 Kisei Main Line For Owase, Shingū
3, 4 Sangū Line For Iseshi, Toba

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kisei Main Line
Tokuwa   Local   Ōka
Matsusaka   Rapid "Mie"   Sangū Line
Matsusaka   Limited Express "Nanki"   Misedani
Sangū Line
Terminus   Local   Tokida
Kisei Line   Rapid "Mie" (usually)   Iseshi
Kisei Line   Rapid "Mie" 4 for Nagoya   Tamaru
Kisei Line   Rapid "Mie" 2 for Nagoya
Rapid "Mie" 19, 21, 23, 25 for Iseshi
  Tokida

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 34°30′58″N 136°34′24″E / 34.516047°N 136.573234°E / 34.516047; 136.573234