Umahori Station

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Umahori Station
馬堀駅
Umahori, West Japan Railway.jpg
Umahori Station building, March 2009
Location
Prefecture Kyoto
(See other stations in Kyoto)
City Kameoka
Coordinates 35°00′37″N 135°36′08″E / 35.0104°N 135.6021°E / 35.0104; 135.6021Coordinates: 35°00′37″N 135°36′08″E / 35.0104°N 135.6021°E / 35.0104; 135.6021
History
Year opened 1935
Rail services
Operator(s) West Japan Railway Company
Line(s) Sagano Line

Umahori Station (馬堀駅 Umahori-eki?) is a train station in the city of Kameoka, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan.

Torokko Kameoka Station, the terminal of the Sagano Scenic Railway, is approximately 500 meters from Umahori Station.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

The station has two side platforms connected by an overhead bridge. Platform 1 is for trains bound for Kyōto and Platform 2 is for trains bound for Kameoka and Sonobe. The ticket gate is attached to Platform 2.[1]

History[edit]

The station opened on July 20, 1935. On March 5, 1989 the station was moved as a result of the opening of the new line. The old line is now used for the Sagano Scenic Railway.[2]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sagano Line
Rapid Service: no stop
Hozukyo   Local   Kameoka

References[edit]

  1. ^ "馬堀駅 構内図". Retrieved October 24, 2013. 
  2. ^ Ishino, Tetsu et al. (eds.) (1998). 停車場変遷大事典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). Tokyo: JTB Corporation. p. 299, vol. II. ISBN 4533029809.