Awa-Amatsu Station

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Awa-Amatsu Station

安房天津駅
JREast-Sotobo-line-Awa-amatsu-station-building-20140107-110652.jpg
Awa-Amatsu Station in January 2014
LocationAmatsu, Kamogawa-shi, Chiba-ken
Japan
Coordinates35°07′33″N 140°09′16″E / 35.1257°N 140.1544°E / 35.1257; 140.1544Coordinates: 35°07′33″N 140°09′16″E / 35.1257°N 140.1544°E / 35.1257; 140.1544
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Sotobo Line
Distance87.8 km from Chiba
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus stop
Other information
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened15 April 1929
Traffic
Passengers (FY2016)133 daily
Location
Awa-Amatsu Station is located in Chiba Prefecture
Awa-Amatsu Station
Awa-Amatsu Station
Location within Chiba Prefecture
Awa-Amatsu Station is located in Japan
Awa-Amatsu Station
Awa-Amatsu Station
Awa-Amatsu Station (Japan)

Awa-Amatsu Station (安房天津駅, Awa-Amatsu-eki) is a railway station on the Sotobo Line in Kamogawa, Chiba Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Awa-Amatsu Station is served by the Sotobo Line, and lies 87.8 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Chiba Station.

Station layout[edit]

Awa-Amatsu Station has two opposed side platforms serving two tracks.

Platform[edit]

1  Sotobo Line for Awa-Kamogawa
2  Sotobo Line for Katsuura, Ōhara, Chiba, and Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sotobo Line
Wakashio: Does not stop at this station
Awa-Kominato Local Awa-Kamogawa

History[edit]

Awa-Amatsu Station opened on April 15, 1929. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 133 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2016年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2016)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2017. Retrieved 18 December 2017.

External links[edit]