Hakuba Station

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Hakuba Station

白馬駅
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Hakuba Station in August 2010
LocationKamishiro-Yotsuya, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun, Nagano-ken 399-9301
Japan
Coordinates36°39′30″N 137°50′48″E / 36.6584°N 137.8468°E / 36.6584; 137.8468
Elevation697 meters[1]
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Ōito Line
Distance59.7 km from Matsumoto
Platforms1 side + 1 island platform
Tracks3
Other information
StatusStaffed (Midori no Madoguchi )
Station code13
WebsiteOfficial website
History
Opened20 November 1932
Previous namesShinano-Yotsuya Station (until 1968)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015)321 daily
Location
Hakuba Station is located in Nagano Prefecture
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Hakuba Station
Location within Nagano Prefecture
Hakuba Station is located in Japan
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Hakuba Station (Japan)
View from the platform of Hakuba Station

Hakuba Station (白馬駅, Hakuba-eki) is a railway station on the Ōito Line in the village of Hakuba, Kitaazumi District, Nagano Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East). [2]

Lines[edit]

Hakuba Station is served by the Ōito Line and is 59.7 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Matsumoto Station.[2]

Layout[edit]

Hakuba Station consists of a one ground-level side platform and one island platform serving three tracks, connected by a footbridge. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.[2]

Platforms[edit]

1-3  Ōito Line for Shinano-Ōmachi, Toyoshina, and Matsumoto
for Minami-Otari

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōito Line
Shinano-Ōmachi (23)   Limited Express   Minami-Otari (9)
Kamishiro (15) Rapid Minami-Otari (9)
Iimori (14) Local Shinano-Moriue (12)

Bus Services[edit]

Highway buses[edit]

History[edit]

The station opened on 20 November 1932 as Shinano-Yotsuya Station (信濃四ツ谷駅). It was renamed Hakuba on 1 October 1968.[2] With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987 the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 321 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[4]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ JR東日本長野支社 白馬駅
  2. ^ a b c d Shinano Mainichi Shimbun (2011). Nagano Prefecture All Railway Stations, revised edition (長野県鉄道全駅 増補改訂版). Shinano Mainichi Shinbun Publishing. p. 120. ISBN 9784784071647.(in Japanese)
  3. ^ a b c d "Alpico Express Bus, Route Bus, Index". www.alpico.co.jp. Retrieved 2016-01-29.
  4. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 5 July 2016.

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