Funagata Station

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Funagata Station
Funagata Station
Location 391-2, Funagata, Funagata, Mogami, Yamagata
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
  • Bus stop
Opened 1902
Passengers (FY 2010) 83 daily

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


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.


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


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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