Awa-Amatsu Station

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Awa-Amatsu Station

Awa-Amatsu Station in January 2014
LocationAmatsu, Kamogawa-shi, Chiba-ken
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
ConnectionsBus stop
Other information
WebsiteOfficial website
Opened15 April 1929
Passengers (FY2016)133 daily
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).


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.


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


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]


  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]