Akabuchi Station

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Akabuchi Station
Akabuchi sta 20070722.jpg
Akabuchi Station in 2007
Location Omyojin Akabuchi, Shizukuishi, Iwate
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Tazawako Line
Opened 1964

Akabuchi Station (赤渕駅 Akabuchi-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Shizukuishi, Iwate Prefecture, Japan.[1] [2] [3]


Akabuchi Station is served by the Tazawako Line, and is located 22.0 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Morioka Station.

Station layout[edit]

Akabuchi Station has a single island platform. There is no station building, but only a weather shelter on the platform itself. The station is unattended.


1  Tazawako Line for Tazawako
for Shizukuishi, Morioka (trains originating at this station)
2  Tazawako Line for Shizukuishi
for Morioka

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Tazawako Line
Harukiba - Tazawako


Akabuchi Station opened on September 10, 1964 as the terminal station of the now defunct Hashiba Line. It became a station on the Tazawako Line from October 20, 1966. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]


  1. ^ "Akabuchi Station". maps.google.com.np. Retrieved 2 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Japan's Trains - Akabuchi Station (赤渕駅)". mymapofjapan.com. Retrieved 2 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "Akabuchi station". panoramio.com. Retrieved 2 February 2014. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°41′6.5″N 140°54′25.9″E / 39.685139°N 140.907194°E / 39.685139; 140.907194