Tsuchizaki Station

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Tsuchizaki Station
Tsuchizaki Station, November 2008
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
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).


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.


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


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]


  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