Ōkubo Station (Akita)

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Ōkubo Station
JR Okubo Sta (Akita) 001.jpg
Ōkubo Station (December 2015)
Location 3-1 Kaidōshita, Shōwa-Ōkubo, Katagami, Akita
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Opened 1902
Passengers (FY2009) 491 daily

Ōkubo Station (大久保駅 Ōkubo-eki?) is a railway station on the Ōu Main Line in Katagami, Akita, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Ōkubo Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 318.9 km from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Ōkubo Station has one side platform and one island platform serving three tracks, connected by an overpass. Track 3 is used primarily for freight trains changing direction. Ōkubo Station is a simple consignment station, operated by Katagami municipal authority, with point-of-sales terminal installed.[citation needed]


1  Ōu Main Line for Oiwake and Akita
2  Ōu Main Line for Higashi-Noshiro and Ōdate
3  Ōu Main Line freight siding

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Oiwake   Local   Ugo-Īzuka


Ōkubo Station opened on October 21, 1902.[1] The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]


  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 127. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°52′16.83″N 140°3′47.34″E / 39.8713417°N 140.0631500°E / 39.8713417; 140.0631500