Hizen-Yamaguchi Station

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Hizen-Yamaguchi Station, South Exit

Hizen-Yamaguchi Station (肥前山口駅?, Hizenyamaguchi-eki) is a railway station in Kōhoku, Kishima District, Saga Prefecture. It is operated by JR Kyushu. It is an important junction between the Nagasaki Main Line and the Sasebo Line. An average of 2,500 people use this station every day.

Lines[edit]

Station layout[edit]

It is an above ground station with 3 platforms and 5 tracks. Two platforms are islands, and one is a side platform.

Tracks
1 Nagasaki Main Line To Hizen-KashimaIsahaya / To SagaTosu
Sasebo Line To Takeo OnsenHaiki
2 Limited Express: Kamome, Midori, Huis ten Bosch To SagaHakata
Nagasaki Main Line To SagaTosu
3 Limited Express: Kamome To: Isahaya ・Nagasaki
Limited Express: Midori, Huis ten Bosch To Sasebo・Huis ten Bosch
Nagasaki Main Line To Hizen-Kashima・Isahaya / To SagaTosu
Sasebo Line To Takeo Onsen・Haiki
4 Nagasaki Main Line To Hizen-Kashima・Isahaya
Sasebo Line To Takeo Onsen・Haiki
5 Nagasaki Main Line To Hizen-Kashima・Isahaya / To SagaTosu
Sasebo Line To Takeo Onsen・Haiki

Surroundings[edit]

North[edit]

  • Kōhoku City Hall
  • Yamaguchi Post Office
  • Substitute Kannon
  • Tōshō-ji

South[edit]

History[edit]

  • May 5, 1896 - Opening
  • 2005 - Introduction of automatic announcements

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Ushizu   Nagasaki Main Line   Hizen-Shiroishi
-   Sasebo Line   Ōmachi

Coordinates: 33°13′8.6″N 130°9′40.4″E / 33.219056°N 130.161222°E / 33.219056; 130.161222