Akashina Station

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Akashina Station
Akashina-eki P8138637.jpg
Akashina Station, August 2007
Location 3712 Akashina-Nakagawate, Azumino-shi, Nagano-ken 399-8203
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
Opened 15 June 1902
Passengers (FY2015) 1067
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).


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.


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


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]


  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