Hon-Shiogama Station

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Hon-Shiogama Station, August 2007
Location Kaigan-dori, Shiogama, Miyagi
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
Opened 1926
Passengers (FY 2012) 2,736 daily

Hon-Shiogama Station (本塩釜駅 Hon-Shiogama-eki?) is a railway station in Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Hon-Shiogama Station is served by the Senseki Line. It is located 16.0 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri Station.

Station layout[edit]

Hon-Shiogama Station has two elevated opposed side platforms with the station building located underneath. The station has a Green Window ticket counter.


1  Senseki Line for Matsushima-Kaigan and Takagimachi
2  Senseki Line for Sendai and Aoba-dōri

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Senseki Line
Nishi-Shiogama   Local   Higashi-Shiogama


Hon-Shiogama Station opened on April 14, 1926 as a station on the Miyagi Electric Railway. The line was nationalized on May 1, 1944. On November 1, 1981 the station was relocated to its present location and rebuilt as an elevated station. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Shiogama City Hall
  • Royal Home Center
  • Highway 45
  • Mae-Hon-Shiogama Post Office
  • Shiogama Shrine
  • Shiogama Port

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 38°19′03″N 141°01′21″E / 38.3176°N 141.0224°E / 38.3176; 141.0224