Higashi-Kariya Station

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Higashi-Kariya Station
Higashi-kariya Station North entrance.jpg
North Exit, March 2009
Location 1-35 Higashi-Kariya-cho, Kariya, Aichi
Operated by JR Central
Line(s) Tōkaidō Main Line
Opened 1966
Passengers (FY2009) 5244 daily

Higashi-Kariya Station (東刈谷駅, Higashi-Kariya-eki) is a railway station on the Tōkaidō Main Line in Kariya, Aichi, Japan, operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).


Higashi-Kariya Station is served by the Tōkaidō Main Line, and is 338.1 rail kilometers from Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

Higashi-Kariya Station has two opposed side platforms, connected by an overpass. The station building has automated ticket machines, TOICA automated turnstiles and a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.


1  Tōkaidō Main Line for Okazaki and Toyohashi
2  Tōkaidō Main Line for Nagoya and Ōgaki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōkaidō Main Line
Special Rapid: Does not stop at this station
New Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Sectional Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Mikawa-Anjō   Local   Noda-Shinmachi


Higashi-Kariya Station opened on December 24, 1966 as a passenger station of the Japanese National Railways (JNR). With the privatization and dissolution of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of the Central Japan Railway Company.


  • Yoshikawa, Fumio. Tokaido-sen 130-nen no ayumi. Grand-Prix Publishing (2002) ISBN 4-87687-234-1. (in Japanese)

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Coordinates: 34°58′39″N 137°02′37″E / 34.9776°N 137.0436°E / 34.9776; 137.0436