Hon-Shiogama Station

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Hon-Shiogama Station

Hon-Shiogama Station, August 2007
LocationKaigan-dori, Shiogama, Miyagi-ken 985-0002
Coordinates38°19′03″N 141°01′21″E / 38.3176°N 141.0224°E / 38.3176; 141.0224Coordinates: 38°19′03″N 141°01′21″E / 38.3176°N 141.0224°E / 38.3176; 141.0224
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line
Distance16.0 km from Aoba-dōri
Platforms2 side platforms
Other information
StatusStaffed ( Midori no Madoguchi)
WebsiteOfficial website
OpenedApril 14, 1926
Passengers (FY2016)2,992 daily
Hon-Shiogama Station is located in Japan
Hon-Shiogama Station
Hon-Shiogama Station
Location within Japan

Hon-Shiogama Station (本塩釜駅, Hon-Shiogama-eki) is a railway station in the city of Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by the 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 Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.


1  Senseki Line for Matsushima-Kaigan and Takagimachi
2  Senseki Line or 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.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 2,992 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

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

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2016年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2016)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2017. Retrieved 11 December 2016.

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