Chikugo-Funagoya Station

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Chikugo-Funagoya Station
Chikugo-Funagoya Station Kyushu Shinkansen.JPG
Chikugo-Funagoya Station Shinkansen Entrance
Location Tsushima, Chikugo, Fukuoka
Operated by JR Kyushu
Opened 1928
Previous names Funagoya (until 2011)

Chikugo-Funagoya Station (筑後船小屋駅 Chikugo-Funagoya-eki?) is a railway station in Chikugo, Fukuoka, Japan, operated by the Kyushu Railway Company (JR Kyushu). The station opened on July 20, 1928.

On March 12, 2011, the station was renamed from Funagoya Station (船小屋駅?)[1] and rebuilt at the crossing point with the Kyushu Shinkansen for the connection with the new Shinkansen.



1  Kagoshima Main Line for Setaka, Ōmuta, and Kumamoto
2  Kagoshima Main Line for Kurume, Hakata, and Kokura
11  Kyushu Shinkansen for Hakata and Shin-Ōsaka
12/13  Kyushu Shinkansen for Kumamoto and Kagoshima-Chūō

Adjacent stations[edit]

Kyushu Shinkansen
Kurume - Shin-Ōmuta
Kagoshima Main Line
Hainuzuka - Setaka


  1. ^ JR Kyushu News Release (December 17, 2010) Archived December 20, 2010, at the Wayback Machine., retrieved on December 18, 2010 (Japanese)

See also[edit]

Media related to Chikugo-Funagoya Station at Wikimedia Commons

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 33°10′41″N 130°29′33″E / 33.177917°N 130.492389°E / 33.177917; 130.492389