Aizu-Arakai Station

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Aizu-Arakai Station
会津荒海駅
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Aizu-Arakai Station in August 2006
Location 527 Sekimoto Momoichi, Minamiaizu, Minamiaizu District, Fukushima
Japan
Coordinates 37°09′12″N 139°44′01″E / 37.1532°N 139.7336°E / 37.1532; 139.7336Coordinates: 37°09′12″N 139°44′01″E / 37.1532°N 139.7336°E / 37.1532; 139.7336
Operated by Aizu Railway
Line(s) Aizu Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
History
Opened 12 December 1947
Previous names Arakai (until 1987)
Location
Aizu-Arakai Station is located in Fukushima Prefecture
Aizu-Arakai Station
Aizu-Arakai Station
Location within Fukushima Prefecture
Aizu-Arakai Station is located in Japan
Aizu-Arakai Station
Aizu-Arakai Station
Location within Fukushima Prefecture

Aizu-Arakai Station (会津荒海駅, Aizu-Arakai-eki) is a railway station on the Aizu Railway Aizu Line in Minamiaizu, Minamiaizu District, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, operated by the Aizu Railway.

Lines[edit]

Aizu-Arakai Station is served by the Aizu Railway Aizu Line, and is located 49.2 kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Nishi-Wakamatsu Station.

Station layout[edit]

Aizu-Arakai Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by a level crossing. The station is unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Aizu Railway Aizu Line
Nakaarai Rapid Aizu-Sanson-Dōjō
Nakaarai Local Aizu-Sanson-Dōjō

History[edit]

The station opened on December 12, 1947 as Arakai Station (荒海駅). It was renamed Aizu-Arakai on July 16, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • National Route 121
  • Arakai Post Office
  • Minamiaizu Arakai Junior High School
  • Minamiaizu Arakai Elementary School

See also[edit]

External links[edit]