Yawata Shinden Station

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Yawata Shinden Station
八幡新田駅
MT-Yawata Shinden Station-SouthGate for Chita-Handa.jpg
Station building
Location
Prefecture Aichi
(See other stations in Aichi)
City Tōkai
Postal code 477-0032
(in Japanese) 東海市加木屋町陀々法師43番地1
History
Year opened 1931
Rail services
Operator(s) Nagoya Railroad
Line(s) Meitetsu Kōwa Line
Statistics 1,066 passengers/day (2006)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Yawata Shinden Station (八幡新田駅 Yawata Shinden-eki?) is a railway station operated by Meitetsu's Kōwa Line located in Tōkai, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. It is located 5.9 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Ōtagawa Station. [1]

History[edit]

Yawata Shinden Station was opened on April 1, 1932 as a station on the Chita Railway. The Chita Railway became part of the Meitetsu group on February 2, 1943. The station has been unattended since 1950. In March 2007, a new station building was completed, and the Tranpass system of magnetic fare cards with automatic turnstiles was implemented.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

Yawata Shinden Station has two opposed side platforms connected by a level crossing. The platforms are short, and can handle trains of only six carriages or less.

Platforms[edit]

1 Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Chita-Handa, Kōwa, and Utsumi
2 Meitetsu Kōwa Line For Ōtagawa and Meitetsu-Nagoya

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Meitetsu Kōwa Line
Rapid Limited: no stop
Limited Express: no stop
Rapid Express: no stop
Express: no stop
Local Express: no stop
Minami-Kagiya   Local   Tatsumigaoka


External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "八幡新田" [Yawata Shinden] (in Japanese). Nagoya Railroad. Retrieved 26 November 2010. 

Coordinates: 34°58′26″N 136°54′45″E / 34.9738°N 136.9124°E / 34.9738; 136.9124