Yamadera Station

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Yamadera Station Station
Yamadera sta (1).JPG
Yamadera Station in 2008
Prefecture Yamagata
(See other stations in Yamagata)
City Yamagata
Neighborhood etc. 4273, Oaza Yamadera
Coordinates 38°18′35″N 140°26′06″E / 38.309722°N 140.435000°E / 38.309722; 140.435000Coordinates: 38°18′35″N 140°26′06″E / 38.309722°N 140.435000°E / 38.309722; 140.435000
Postal code 999-3301
(in Japanese) 山形市大字山寺4273
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Senzan Line
Statistics 491 passengers/day (FY 2012)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Yamadera Station (山寺駅 Yamadera-eki?) is a railway station in the city of Yamagata, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Yamadera Station is served by the Senzan Line, and is located 48.7 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Sendai Station.

Station layout[edit]

Yamadera Station has a single island platform connected to the station building by an overhead walkway. The station is designed to resemble a Buddhist temple.


1 Senzan Line for Sakunami, Ayashi and Sendai
2 Senzan Line for Uzen-Chitose and Yamagata

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Senzan Line
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Local   Takase
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Rapid A   Uzen-Chitose
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Rapid B   Takase
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Rapid C   Uzen-Chitose
Omoshiroyama-Kōgen   Rapid D   Uzen-Chitose


Yamadera Station opened on October 17, 1933. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

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