Futatsui Station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Futatsui Station

二ツ井駅
Futatsui Station.JPG
Futatsui Station (Sep 19, 2009)
Location12-1 Futatsuimachi-Ōtaomote, Noshiro, Akita
(秋田県能代市二ツ井町字太田面12-1)
Japan
Operated byEast Japan Railway Company
Line(s)Ōu Main Line
History
Opened1901
Traffic
Passengers (2010)475 daily

Futatsui Station (二ツ井駅, Futatsui-eki) is a JR East railway station located in Noshiro, Akita Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Futatsui Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 372.2 km from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Futatsui Station consists of one side platform and one island platforms connected by an overpass. However, platform is not in normal use.

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Higashi-Noshiro and Akita
3  Ōu Main Line for through traffic only
3  Ōu Main Line for Ōdate and Hirosaki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Higashi-Noshiro   Tsugaru   Takanosu
Higashi-Noshiro   Akebono   Takanosu
Tomine   Ōu Main Line   Maeyama

History[edit]

Futatsui Station was opened on November 1, 1901 as a station on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR), serving the town of Nanakura, Akita. The Nakanishi Tokugoro Light Railway connected to this station from September 25, 1922 to March 1, 1940. The JGR became the Japan National Railways (JNR) after World War II. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Futatsui Post Office

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 40°12′44.87″N 140°14′8.51″E / 40.2124639°N 140.2356972°E / 40.2124639; 140.2356972