Tsuchizaki Station

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Tsuchizaki Station
土崎駅
TsuchizakiStation.jpg
Tsuchizaki Station, November 2008
Location
Prefecture Akita
(See other stations in Akita)
City Akita
Neighborhood etc. 6-16-15 Chūō, Tsuchizakikō
Postal code 011-0946
(in Japanese) 秋田県秋田市土崎港中央六丁目16-15
History
Year opened 1902
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Oga Line
Statistics 2,285 passengers/day (FY2012)

Tsuchizaki Station (土崎駅 Tsuchizaki-eki?) is a railway station in Akita, Akita, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Tsuchizaki Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 292.3 km from the starting point of the line at Fukushima Station.[citation needed]

Station layout[edit]

Tsuchizaki Station has a single side platform and a single island platform, connected to the station building by an overpass.

Platforms[edit]

1 Ōu Main Line for Higashi-Noshiro and Aomori
Oga Line for Oga
2 Ōu Main Line (not normally used)
3 Ōu Main Line for Akita
  • Track 2 is used primarily for freight trains changing direction.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Rapid: no stop
Akita   Local   Kami-Iijima

History[edit]

Tsuchizaki Station opened on 21 October 1902.[1] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2012, the station was used by an average of 2,285 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Tsuchizaki Post Office
  • Tsuchizaki Library

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 127. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 18 October 2013. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 39°45′30.44″N 140°4′24.98″E / 39.7584556°N 140.0736056°E / 39.7584556; 140.0736056