Echigo-Tazawa Station

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Echigo-Tazawa Station
越後田沢駅
越後田沢駅.JPG
Echigo-Tazawa Station in April 2010
Location Tanaka, Tōkamachi-shi, Niigata-ken
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Iiyama Line
Distance 64.5 kilometers from Toyono
Platforms 1 side platform
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=277
History
Opened 6 November 1927
Location
Echigo-Tazawa Station is located in Japan
Echigo-Tazawa Station
Echigo-Tazawa Station
Location within Japan

Echigo-Tazawa Station (越後田沢駅 Echigo-Tazawa-eki?) is a railway station in Tōkamachi, Niigata, Japan operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Echigo-Tazawa Station is served by the Iiyama Line, and is 64.5 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Toyono Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of one side platform serving one bi-directional track. The station is unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Iiyama Line
Echigo-Shikawatari - Echigo-Mizusawa

History[edit]

Echigo-Tazawa Station opened on 6 November 1927. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East. A new station building was completed in 2001.

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 37°03′19″N 138°41′41″E / 37.0554°N 138.6947°E / 37.0554; 138.6947