Yuzawa Station

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Yuzawa Station
湯沢駅
Yuzawa-Sta-200910.jpg
Yuzawa Station
Location
Prefecture Akita
(See other stations in Akita)
City Yuzawa
Neighborhood etc. 2-10, Omote-machi 2-chme
Coordinates 39°9′49.1″N 140°29′13.7″E / 39.163639°N 140.487139°E / 39.163639; 140.487139Coordinates: 39°9′49.1″N 140°29′13.7″E / 39.163639°N 140.487139°E / 39.163639; 140.487139
Postal code 012-0827
(in Japanese) 秋田県湯沢市表町二丁目2-10
History
Year opened 1905
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Statistics 689 passengers/day (2010)
Aiga bus inv.svg There is a bus stop near this station

Yuzawa Station (湯沢駅 Yuzawa-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Yuzawa, Akita Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Shimo-Yuzawa Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 210.4 km from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Yuzawa station consists of one side platform and one island platform, connected by an overpass.

Platforms[edit]

1 Ōu Main Line for Innai and Shinjō
2 Ōu Main Line for Yokote and Akita
3 Ōu Main Line for trains originating at Yuzawa

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Kami-Yuzawa Local Shimo-Yuzawa

History[edit]

Yuzawa Station opened on July 5, 1905 as a station on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR) Ōu South Line. The Ogachi Railway began operations on August 10, 1928 and was renamed the Dewa Railroad on May 1, 1944. The JGR became the Japan National Railways (JNR) after World War II. The Dewa Railway ceased operations from April 1, 1977. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

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