Yamato-Yagi Station

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Yamato-Yagi Station
大和八木駅
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Yamato-Yagi Station, March 2005
Location
Prefecture Nara
(See other stations in Nara)
City Kashihara
Neighborhood etc. 5-1-2 Naizenchō
Coordinates 34°30′47″N 135°47′33″E / 34.51306°N 135.79250°E / 34.51306; 135.79250Coordinates: 34°30′47″N 135°47′33″E / 34.51306°N 135.79250°E / 34.51306; 135.79250
Postal code 634-0804
(in Japanese) 奈良県橿原市内膳町5丁目1-2
History
Year opened 1923
Former names Yagi Station
Daiki Yagi Station
Present name since 1929
Rail services
Operator(s) Kintetsu Corporation
Line(s) Kintetsu Osaka Line
Kintetsu Kashihara Line
Aiga bus inv.svg Small bus terminal at this station

Yamato-Yagi Station (大和八木駅 Yamato-Yagi-eki?) is a railway station on the Kintetsu Osaka and Kintetsu Kashihara Lines in Kashihara, Nara, Japan, operated by Kintetsu Corporation. It is a major station on the lines to and from Osaka, Nara, Kyoto, and Nagoya.

Lines[edit]

Yamato-Yagi Station is served by the Kintetsu Osaka Line and Kintetsu Kashihara Line.

Station layout[edit]

The station has two island platforms serving four tracks (1 to 4) for the Osaka Line on the upper level, and two side platforms serving two tracks (5 and 6) for the Kashihara Line on the ground level.

Platforms[edit]

1 Kintetsu Osaka Line for Haibara, Nabari, Ise-Shima, and Nagoya
starting for Osaka Uehommachi
2 Kintetsu Osaka Line for Haibara, Nabari, Ise-Shima, and Nagoya
3, 4 Kintetsu Osaka Line for Yamato-Takada, Fuse, Osaka Uehommachi, and Osaka Namba
Connections at Tsuruhashi for Amagasaki and Kobe Sannomiya
limited express trains to the Kashihara Line for Yamato-Saidaiji and Kyoto
5 Kintetsu Kashihara Line for Kashiharajingū-mae
Connections at Kashiharajingū-mae for Yoshino
6 Kintetsu Kashihara Line for Yamato-Saidaiji, and Kyoto
Connections at Hirahata for Tenri
Connections at Yamato-Saidaiji for Nara

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kintetsu Osaka Line
Tsuruhashi   some Limited express trains (Urban Liner)   Tsu
Tsuruhashi   Limited express (Osaka Namba, Osaka Uehommachi - Nagoya)   Nabari
Yamato-Takada   Limited express
(Osaka Namba - Toba, Kashikojima)
  Haibara
Tsuruhashi
Fuse
  Limited express (Osaka Uehommachi - Toba)   Nabari
Tsuruhashi   Limited express "Shimakaze"   Iseshi
Yamato-Saidaiji   Limited express (Kyoto - Kashikojima)   Nabari
Yamato-Takada   Rapid express   Sakurai
Yamato-Takada   Express   Sakurai
Masuga   Semi-express
Suburban Semi-express
  Miminashi
Masuga   Local   Miminashi
Limited express (Non-stop): no stop
Kintetsu Kashihara Line
Yamato-Saidaiji (usually)
Nishinokyo (off-peak)
  Limited Express   Kashiharajingū-mae
Tawaramoto   Express   Yagi-nishiguchi
Ninokuchi   Local   Yagi-nishiguchi

History[edit]

The station opened on 21 March 1925 on the Osaka Line.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

Yamato-Yagi Station handles over 37,000 passengers daily.[citation needed]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (July 2002). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 247. ISBN 4-87366-874-3. 

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