Hakata-Minami Station

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Hakata-Minami Station
博多南駅
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Hakata-Minami Station entrance in March 2008
Location 8-166 Kami-shirouzu, Kasuga, Fukuoka
Japan
Coordinates 33°31′04″N 130°26′13″E / 33.51790833°N 130.436925°E / 33.51790833; 130.436925Coordinates: 33°31′04″N 130°26′13″E / 33.51790833°N 130.436925°E / 33.51790833; 130.436925
Operated by JR logo (west).svg JR West
Line(s) Hakata-Minami Line
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
History
Opened 1 April 1990
Location
Hakata-Minami Station is located in Fukuoka city
Hakata-Minami Station
Hakata-Minami Station
Location within Fukuoka city
Hakata-Minami Station is located in Japan
Hakata-Minami Station
Hakata-Minami Station
Location within Fukuoka city
View of Hakata Shinkansen Depot yard from platform of Hakata-Minami Station (March 2008)

Hakata-Minami Station (博多南駅?, Hakata-minami-eki, lit. "Hakata South Station") is a railway station on the Hakata-Minami Line in Kasuga, Fukuoka, Japan. The station is operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).

Lines[edit]

The station is served by the Hakata-Minami Line from Hakata Station, and forms the only station on this 8.5 km line. Hakata-Minami Line services are classed as "Limited express", although many are actually extensions of Sanyō Shinkansen Hikari or Kodama services.[1]

Layout[edit]

The station consists of one elevated side platform, located adjacent to Hakata Shinkansen Depot.[2]

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 April 1990.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ JR Timetable, August 2008 issue
  2. ^ a b Japan Railfan Magazine March 2000 issue (No. 467): "新幹線なのに在来線", p.67

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