Aomori Station

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Aomori Station
 青森駅
Aomori station1.jpg
Aomori Station entrance in August 2011
Location 1 Yanagawa, Aomori-shi, Aomori-ken
Japan
Operated by
Line(s)
Connections Bus terminal
History
Opened 1 September 1891

Aomori Station (青森駅 Aomori-eki?) is a railway station in the city of Aomori, Aomori, Japan, jointly operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) and the third sector railway operator Aoimori Railway.

Lines[edit]

Aomori Bay Bridge and trains

Aomori Station is served by the following lines:

Station layout[edit]

Aomori Station has three island platforms connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office and a View Plaza travel agency.

Platforms[edit]

1  Aoimori Railway Line for Asamushi-Onsen, Noheji, and Hachinohe
for Shimokita and Ōminato
2  Aoimori Railway Line for Asamushi-Onsen, Noheji, and Hachinohe
for Shimokita and Ōminato
 Ōu Main Line for Shin-Aomori, Hirosaki, Ōdate, and Akita
3-6  Ōu Main Line for Shin-Aomori, Hirosaki, Odate, and Akita
 Tsugaru Line for Kanita and Minmaya
 Tsugaru-Kaikyō Line for Kikonai, Hakodate, and Sapporo

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Ōu Main Line
Shin-Aomori Tsugaru
Rapid
Local
Terminus
Tsugaru Line
Terminus - Aburakawa
Tsugaru-Kaikyō Line
Terminus Super Hakucho
Hakucho
Kanita
Aoimori Railway Line
Higashi-Aomori Rapid Terminus
Tsutsui Local Terminus

Super Hakucho and Hakucho services usually reverse through the Ōu Main Line to terminate at Shin-Aomori.

Limited express train services[edit]

The following Limited express services stop at Aomori Station:

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 September 1891.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

Auga
  • Aomori Bay Bridge
  • Aomori Station building "Rabina"
  • Station square building "Auga"
  • Aomori Citizens Library
  • Aomori station square police box
  • JR Bus Tohoku Aomori office
  • Odashima Building
  • Towada Kanko Bus Aomori ticket counter ("Blue city" ticket)
  • Aomori Prefectural Office
  • Aomori City Hall

Buses[edit]

Buses serving the station are operated by the following operators.

Highway buses[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. p. 420. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 
  2. ^ "あすなろ号 - 弘南バス株式会社". www.konanbus.com. Retrieved 2016-02-05. 
  3. ^ "ブルーシティ号 - 弘南バス株式会社". www.konanbus.com. Retrieved 2016-02-05. 
  4. ^ "スカイ号 - 弘南バス株式会社". www.konanbus.com. Retrieved 2016-02-05. 
  5. ^ "パンダ号 - 弘南バス株式会社". www.konanbus.com. Retrieved 2016-02-05. 
  6. ^ "えんぶり号 - 弘南バス株式会社". www.konanbus.com. Retrieved 2016-02-05. 
  7. ^ "津輕号 - 弘南バス株式会社". www.konanbus.com. Retrieved 2016-02-05. 
  8. ^ "青森-東京(ラ・フォーレ号) 予約制 | 高速バス | JRバス東北【公式HP】|高速バス 仙台-新宿 3列シート車3000円~". www.jrbustohoku.co.jp. Retrieved 2016-02-05. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°49′43.87″N 140°44′4.89″E / 40.8288528°N 140.7346917°E / 40.8288528; 140.7346917