Yagami Station

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Yagami Station building as of 2007-09-26
enclosure 2007-09-26
On the platform looking toward Tōjō
On the platform looking toward Nochi

Yagami Station (矢神駅 Yagami-eki?) is a JR West Geibi Line station located in Yada, Tessei-chō, Niimi, Okayama Prefecture, Japan.

History[edit]

The name of the station is a combination of two characters from the names of two small towns which merged: the 矢 from Yada (矢田) and the 神 from Kamikōjiro (上神代).

  • 1930-02-10: Yagami Station opens when the Sanshin Line between Bitchū Kōjiro Station and Yagami is opened.
  • 1930-11-25: Service to Tōjō Station begins.
  • 2006-03-18: Express train service begins (one morning train only, all other express trains bypass Yagami Station)

Platform and building[edit]

Yagami Station is a ground-level station having two platforms.

Highway access[edit]

Connecting lines[edit]

All lines are JR West lines.

Geibi Line
Express: Niimi StationYagami StationTōjō Station
Local: Ichioka StationYagami StationNochi Station

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°56′36″N 133°19′58″E / 34.94333°N 133.33278°E / 34.94333; 133.33278