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Higashi-Noshiro Station, April 2014
( See other stations in Akita)
60 Shimoakudo, Kairagebuchi
Address in Japanese
Present name since
Ōu Main Line
555 passengers/day (FY2010)
Higashi-Noshiro Station ( is a railway station in 東能代駅 Higashi-Noshiro-eki) Noshiro, Akita, Japan operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).
Higashi-Noshiro is served by the
Ōu Main Line and Gonō Line. It is located 355.4 km from the terminus of the Ōu Main Line at Fukushima Station, and is the southern terminus of the Gonō Line.
Station layout [ edit ]
Higashi-Noshiro Station consists of one
side platform and one island platform, serving a total of three tracks. The station has a staffed ticket office. Midori no Madoguchi
Platforms [ edit ]
Adjacent stations [ edit ]
History [ edit ]
Higashi-Noshiro Station opened on November 1, 1901
as Noshiro Station [1 ] ( on the 能代駅) Japanese Government Railways (JGR), serving the village of Ogifuchi, Akita. It was renamed Hataori Station ( on November 1, 1909, and renamed again to its present name on June 15, 1943. JGR became the 機織駅) Japanese National Railways (JNR) after World War II. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987.
Surrounding area [ edit ]
Higashi-Noshiro post office (delivery and collection office)
References [ edit ]
^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [ JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 128. ISBN 4-533-00503-9.
External links [ edit ]
Coordinates: 40°11′29.05″N 140°3′57.33″E / 40.1914028°N 140.0659250°E