Higashi-Noshiro Station in April 2014
|Location||Shimoakudo, Kairagefuchi, Noshiro-shi, Akita-ken 016-0121
|Operated by||JR East|
|Distance||355.4 km from Fukushima|
|Platforms||1 side + 1 island platforms|
|Opened||1 November 1901|
|Passengers (FY2015)||513 daily|
|1||■ Ōu Main Line||for Akita and Niigata|
|2||■ Ōu Main Line||for Ōdate and Aomori|
|■ Gonō Line||for Iwadate and Fukaura|
|3||■ Gonō Line||for Iwadate and Fukaura|
|Ōu Main Line|
The station opened on November 1, 1901 as Noshiro Station (能代駅?). It was renamed Hataori Station (機織駅?) on November 1, 1909, and renamed Higashi-Noshiro Station on June 15, 1943. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.
In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 513 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).
- Higashi-Noshiro post office
- Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. p. 548. ISBN 4-533-02980-9.
- 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 21 August 2016.
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- JR East station information (Japanese)