Hakodate Station

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Hakodate Station

Hakodate Station (函館駅 Hakodate-eki?) is a railway station in Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan, operated by the Hokkaido Railway Company (JR Hokkaido). It is the terminus of the Hakodate Main Line and the Tsugaru-Kaikyō Line; Hakodate Municipal Transit streetcars stop at the adjacent Hakodate Eki-mae Station.

Lines[edit]

Trains[edit]

In addition to local services, the following long-distance trains serve Hakodate Station.

Layout[edit]

The station has four platforms serving eight tracks.

1 to 4 Hakodate Main Line Local services for Nanae, Ōnuma, Mori and Oshamanbe
Esashi Line Local services for Kamiiso, Kikonai and Esashi
5 to 8 Hokuto limited express For Oshamanbe, Higashi-Muroran and Sapporo
Hakucho limited express For Shin-Aomori
Hokutosei limited express For Sendai and Ueno

History[edit]

Hakodate station first opened on 10 December 1902.

The current station building was opened on 21 June 2003.

See also[edit]

Media related to Hakodate Station at Wikimedia Commons

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°46′25″N 140°43′35″E / 41.773736°N 140.726398°E / 41.773736; 140.726398