Akashina Station

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Akashina Station
明科駅
Akashina-eki P8138637.jpg
Akashina Station, August 2007
Location 3712 Akashina-Nakagawate, Azumino-shi, Nagano-ken 399-8203
Japan
Elevation 525.5 meters
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Shinonoi Line
Distance 28.2 km from Shiojiri
Platforms 1 island + 1 side platform
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=32
History
Opened 15 June 1902
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 1067
Location
Akashina Station is located in Japan
Akashina Station
Akashina Station
Location within Japan

Akashina Station (明科駅 Akashina-eki?) is a train station in the city of Azumino, Nagano Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Akashina Station is served by the Shinonoi Line and is 28.2 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Shiojiri Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of one ground-level island platform and one side platform serving a three tracks, connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station is a Kan'i itaku station.

Platforms[edit]

1  Shinonoi Line for Shinonoi and Nagano
2  Shinonoi Line siding
3  Shinonoi Line for Matsumoto and Shiojiri

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Shinonoi Line
Tazawa - Nishijō

History[edit]

Akashina Station opened on 15 June 1902. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 1,067 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 5 July 2016. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°21′14″N 137°55′48″E / 36.3540°N 137.9300°E / 36.3540; 137.9300