Hirama Station

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Hirama Station
Hirama Station entrance in November 2011
Location Tajiri-chō, Nakahara, Kawasaki, Kanagawa
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Nambu Line
  • Bus stop
Opened 1927
Passengers (FY2008) 14,303 daily

Hirama Station (平間駅 Hirama-eki?) is a railway station on the Nambu Line in Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Hirama Station is served by the Nambu Line from Kawasaki to Tachikawa, and lies 5.3 km from the southern terminus of the Nambu Line at Kawasaki.

Station layout[edit]

Hirama Station has two opposed side platforms serving two tracks, connected by a footbridge.


1  Nambu Line for Kawasaki
2  Nambu Line for Musashi-Kosugi, Musashi-Mizonokuchi, Noborito, and Tachikawa


  • Kiosk
  • Lavatory
  • Automatic ticket barriers

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Nambu Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Kashimada   Local   Mukaigawara


Hirama Station opened as a station on the Nambu Railway on March 9, 1927. The stop was upgraded to become a full station along with nationalization of Nambu Railway on April 1, 1944, into the Japanese Government Railways (JGR) system, which became part of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) from 1949. Along with privatization and division of JNR, JR East started operating the station on April 1, 1987.

See also[edit]


  • Harris, Ken and Clarke, Jackie. Jane's World Railways 2008-2009. Jane's Information Group (2008). ISBN 0-7106-2861-7

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°33′38″N 139°40′16″E / 35.5606°N 139.6712°E / 35.5606; 139.6712