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(See other stations in Hokkaido)
|Line(s)||Hakodate Main Line|
- Esashi Line (formally ends at Goryōkaku, but trains generally serve Hakodate as well)
- Hakodate Main Line
- Tsugaru-Kaikyō Line
In addition to local services, the following long-distance trains serve Hakodate Station.
- Hokuto and Super Hokuto limited express to Sapporo
- Hakuchō and Super Hakuchō limited express to Shin-Aomori
- Cassiopeia and Hokutosei sleeping car limited express to Sapporo and Ueno
- Hamanasu sleeping car express to Sapporo and Aomori
The station has four platforms serving eight terminating tracks.
|1-4||■Hakodate Main Line||Local services for Nanae, Ōnuma, Mori and Oshamanbe|
|■Esashi Line||Local services for Kamiiso and Kikonai|
|5-8||■Hokuto limited express||For Oshamanbe, Higashi-Muroran and Sapporo|
|■Hakucho limited express||For Shin-Aomori|
|■Hokutosei limited express||For Sendai and Ueno|
Hakodate station first opened on 10 December 1902.
The current station building was opened on 21 June 2003.
When the Hokkaido Shinkansen opens in March 2016, shinkansen services will stop at Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto Station approximately 18 km away. "Relay" shuttle services using three-car 733 series electric trains are scheduled to operate between Hakodate and Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto Station.
- ＪＲ、地元・函館の要望に消極的 リレー列車３両／観光型車両は導入せず [JR to run 3-car relay trains, unresponsive to local wishes, with no plans for tourist trains]. Doshin Web (in Japanese). Japan: The Hokkaido Shimbun Press. 12 September 2014. Retrieved 13 September 2014.
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