Higashi-Narawa Station

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Higashi-Narawa Station
JR Central of Taketoyo Line in Higashi-Narawa Station 01.JPG
Higashi-Narawa Station
Location 3-68 Asahi-cho, Handa, Aichi
Operated by JR Central
Line(s) Taketoyo Line
Opened 1933
Passengers (FY2008[citation needed]) 533 daily

Higashi-Narawa Station (東成岩駅, Higashi-Narawa-eki) is a railway station the Taketoyo Line in Handa, Aichi, Japan, operated by the Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).


Higashi-Narawa Station is served by the Taketoyo Line, and lies 16.3 km from the terminus of the line at Ōbu Station.

It also forms the starting point of the 3.4 km freight-only Kinuura Rinkai Railway Handa Line to the terminal at Handa-Futō.

Station layout[edit]

Higashi-Narawa Station has a single island platform serving two tracks.


1  Taketoyo Line for Ōbu
2  Taketoyo Line for Taketoyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Taketoyo Line
Handa - Taketoyo


Higashi-Narawa Station opened on March 1, 1933, as a passenger station on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR). Freight operations commenced from May 1, 1945. The JGR became the Japanese National Railways (JNR) after World War II. Freight operations were discontinued from November 15, 1975, and the station became unattended after that time. With the privatization and dissolution of the JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of JR Central. Automatic turnstiles were installed in May 1992, and the TOICA system of magnetic fare cards was implemented in November 2006.[citation needed]

The freight-only Kinuura Rinkai Railway Handa Line opened on 15 November 1975.[1]


  1. ^ Terada, Hirokazu (19 January 2013). データブック日本の私鉄 [Databook: Japan's Private Railways]. Japan: Neko Publishing. p. 117. ISBN 978-4-7770-1336-4. 

Coordinates: 34°52′25″N 136°55′22″E / 34.8736°N 136.9229°E / 34.8736; 136.9229