Akai Station

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Akai Station
Akai Station 080823 01.jpg
Akai Station in August 2008
Prefecture Fukushima
(See other stations in Fukushima)
City Iwaki
Neighborhood Taira-Akai Tanaka 8
Address in Japanese 福島県いわき市平赤井字田中8
Opened 1915
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Ban'etsu East Line

Akai Station (赤井駅 Akai-eki?) is a railway station on the Ban'etsu East Line in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Akai Station is served by the Ban'etsu East Line, and is located 4.8 rail kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Iwaki Station.

Station layout[edit]

Akai Station has a single side platform serving traffic in both directions. The station is unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ban'etsu East Line
Rapid Abukuma: no stop
Iwaki Local Ogawagō


Akai Station opened on July 10, 1915. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°04′51″N 140°51′58″E / 37.0808°N 140.8662°E / 37.0808; 140.8662