Honjō Station (Fukuoka)

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Honjō Station
JRKyushu Honjo Station.jpg
Honjō Station
Location 25-14 Rikimaru-machi, Yahatanishi, Kitakyūshū, Fukuoka
Operated by JR Kyūshū
Line(s) Chikuhō Main Line
Opened 2003
Passengers (2006) 1,165 daily

Honjō Station (本城駅?, Honjō-eki) is a railway station on the Kyūshū Railway Company (JR Kyūshū) Chikuhō Main Line (also known as the Wakamatsu Line) in Yahatanishi-ku, Kitakyūshū, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.

Station layout[edit]

1  Chikuhō Main Line for Futajima and Wakamatsu
2  Chikuhō Main Line for Orio, Nakama, and Nōgata


The station opened in 2003.

Adjacent stations[edit]

JR Kyūshū
Chikuhō Main Line
Futajima Local Orio

Surrounding area[edit]

The station is surrounded by city-owned danchi apartment blocks. National Route 199 lies immediately northwest of the station. Other points of interest include:

The nearest bus stops for Kitakyushu City Buses are each approximately 500 meters from the north exit.

  • Rikimaru-machi (力丸町?), located northeast of the station
  • Ōura-Itchōme (大浦1丁目?), located southwest of the station

There is also a taxi stand outside the station's north exit.

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Coordinates: 33°52′30″N 130°43′22″E / 33.875135°N 130.722899°E / 33.875135; 130.722899