Ōtagō Station

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Ōtagō Station
大田郷駅
Otago station.jpg
Ōtagō Station, August 2007
Location Tamado 1623-2, Chikusei, Ibaraki
(茨城県筑西市玉戸1523-2)
Japan
Operated by Kantō Railway
Line(s) Jōsō Line
History
Opened 1913
Traffic
Passengers (FY2012) 161 daily

Ōtagō Station (大田郷駅 Ōtagō-eki?) is a train station in Chikusei, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Ōtagō Station is a station on the Kantō Railway’s Jōsō Line, and is located 47.3 km from the official starting point of the line at Toride Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has two opposed side platforms, connected to the station building by a level crossing.

Platforms[edit]

1  Jōsō Line for Shimodate
2  Jōsō Line for Moriya and Toride

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Jōsō Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Kurogo   Local   Shimodate

History[edit]

Ōtagō Station was opened on 11 January 1913 as a station on the Jōsō Railroad, which became the Kanto Railway in 1965. The now defunct Jōsō Railroad Kinugawa Line operated from this station from 1926 to 1964.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Shimodate Nishikata Post Office

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°16′42″N 139°57′35″E / 36.2782°N 139.9596°E / 36.2782; 139.9596