Funagata Station

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Funagata Station
舟形駅
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Funagata Station
Location 391-2, Funagata, Funagata, Mogami, Yamagata
(山形県最上郡舟形町舟形391-2)
Japan
Coordinates 38°41′30″N 140°18′58″E / 38.691708°N 140.316106°E / 38.691708; 140.316106Coordinates: 38°41′30″N 140°18′58″E / 38.691708°N 140.316106°E / 38.691708; 140.316106
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1902
Traffic
Passengers (FY 2010) 83 daily

Funagata Station (舟形駅 Funagata-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Funagata, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Funagata Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 140.3 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Funagata station has two opposed side platforms. The station building is also the town’s Tourism and Local Products Promotion Center.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Murayama and Yamagata
2  Ōu Main Line for Shinjō

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line (Yamagata Line)
Ashisawa - Shinjō

History[edit]

Funagata Station opened on July 21, 1902. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in March 1993.

Surrounding area[edit]

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