Ōtagō Station

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Ōtagō Station
Otago station.jpg
Ōtagō Station, August 2007
Location Tamado 1623-2, Chikusei, Ibaraki
Operated by Kantō Railway
Line(s) Jōsō Line
Opened 1913
Passengers (FY2012) 161 daily

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


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.


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


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