Honnō Station

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Honnō Station
Honnō Station
Location Honnō 1791, Mobara, Chiba
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Sotobō Line
  • Bus stop
Opened 1897
Passengers (2009) 1,921 daily

Honnō Station (本納駅 Honnō-eki?) is a railway station operated by JR East's Sotobō Line located in Mobara, Chiba Prefecture Japan. It is 27.7 kilometers from the terminus of the Sotobō Line at Chiba Station.


Honnō Station was opened on April 17, 1897 as a station on the Bōsō Railway. It was absorbed into the Japanese Government Railways on September 1, 1907. Freight operations were discontinued from July 1971. It joined the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.


Station layout[edit]

Honnō Station has a single side platform and an island platform, serving three tracks, connected to a one-story wooden station building.


1  Sotobō Line For Mobara, Kazusa-Ichinomiya, Katsuura, Awa-Kamogawa
2  Sotobō Line birdirectional traffic
3  Sotobō Line For Ōami, Soga, Chiba

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sotobō Line
Limited Express: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Nagata Local Shin-Mobara

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°28′56″N 140°18′27″E / 35.4822°N 140.3074°E / 35.4822; 140.3074