Bingo-Yawata Station

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West Japan Railway Company
JRW bingo yawata sta.jpg
Bingo Yawata Station building in 2007
Location Suga, Tōjō-chō, Shōbara, Hiroshima Prefecture
Platforms 2
Opened 20 December 1935 (1935-12-20)
Preceding station   JR West   Following station
Geibi Line
toward Hiroshima
enclosure (2007)

Bingo Yawata Station (備後八幡駅, Bingo-Yawata-eki) is a JR West Geibi Line station located in Suga, Tōjō-chō, Shōbara, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. Tickets are available at the nearby Suga Area Post Office.


Station building, platform and environs[edit]

Bingo Yawata Station features two platforms which can handle two lines at once. Platform 1 handles trains bound for Bingo Ochiai Station and Niimi Station. Platform 2 is not used due to unrepaired dangerous tracks.

The Suga Area Post Office is located near the station, and passenger tickets may be purchased there.

Two Hiroshima Prefectural highways are accessible from the station:

  • Route 237 (Bingo Yawata Teishajō Route)
  • Route 450 (Utsubori Bingo Yawata Teishajō Route)

Connecting lines[edit]

All lines are JR West lines.

Geibi Line
Tōjō StationBingo Yawata StationUchina Station

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°56′17″N 133°13′55″E / 34.93806°N 133.23194°E / 34.93806; 133.23194