Atsumi Onsen Station

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Atsumi Onsen Station
あつみ温泉駅
JR Atsumi Onsen sta 001.jpg
Atsumi Onsen Station, July 2009
Location Atsumi, Tsuruoka, Yamagata
(山形県鶴岡市温海)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Uetsu Main Line
History
Opened 1923
Previous names Atsumi (until 1977)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2012) 132 daily

Atsumi Onsen Station (あつみ温泉駅 Atsumi Onsen-eki?) is a railway station on the Uetsu Main Line in Tsuruoka, Yamagata, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Atsumi Onsen Station is served by the Uetsu Main Line, and is located 109.8 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Niitsu Station.[1]

Station layout[edit]

Atsumi Onsen Station has a single island platform and a side platform, serving three tracks. The platforms are connected to the station building by an underpass. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Uetsu Main Line for Tsuruoka, Akita and Sakata
2  Uetsu Main Line passing loop
3  Uetsu Main Line for Niitsu and Murakami

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Uetsu Main Line
Koiwagawa   Local   Iragawa

History[edit]

The station opened on March 18, 1923, as Atsumi Station (温海駅?).[1] A new station building was completed in December 1963.[2] The station was renamed Atsumi Onsen Station on October 1, 1977.[1] With the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2012, the station was used by an average of 132 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[3] The passenger figures for previous years are as shown below.

Fiscal year Daily average
2000 271[4]
2005 218[5]
2010 133[6]
2011 114[7]
2012 132[3]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d 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. 561. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 
  2. ^ Kouznetsov (4 August 2013). "羽越本線 あつみ温泉駅". 羽越線資料館. 
  3. ^ a b 各駅の乗車人員 (2012年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2012)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2013-12-15. 
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2000年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2000)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2013-12-15. 
  5. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2005年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2005)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2013-12-15. 
  6. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2010年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2010)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2013-12-15. 
  7. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2011年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2011)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 2013-12-15. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 38°37′27.4″N 139°35′16.8″E / 38.624278°N 139.588000°E / 38.624278; 139.588000