Arahama Station

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Arahama Station
Station building
Arahama Station building in June 2010
Location Shomyo-ji, Kariwa-mura, Kariwa-gun, Niigata
(新潟県刈羽郡刈羽村大字正明寺 )
Operated by JR logo (east).svg East Japan Railway Company
Line(s) Echigo Line
Platforms 1 side platform
Opened 1915
Arahama Station is located in Japan
Arahama Station
Arahama Station
Location within Japan

Arahama Station (荒浜駅, Arahama-eki) is a train station in Kariwa, Kariwa District, Niigata Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Arahama Station is served by the Echigo Line and is 6.6 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Kashiwazaki Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of a single ground-level side platform serving one bi-directional track. The station is unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Echigo Line
Nishi-Nakadōri - Kariwa


Arahama Station opened on 15 June 1915.[1] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East. The current station building was completed in 2008.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ [1] JR East Station information

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°24′17″N 138°36′06″E / 37.4047°N 138.6018°E / 37.4047; 138.6018