Ichikawa-Hommachi Station

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Ichikawa-Hommachi Station
JR Ichikawa-Hommachi Station, January 2006
Location Kurosawa, Ichikawamisato, Nishiyatsushiro, Yamanashi
Coordinates 35°33′37″N 138°30′08″E / 35.5604°N 138.5022°E / 35.5604; 138.5022
Operated by JR Central
Line(s) Minobu Line
Opened 1930
Passengers (2008) 299 daily

Ichikawa-Hommachi Station (市川本町駅, Ichikawa-Hommachi-eki) is a railway station on the Minobu Line of Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central) located in the town of Ichikawamisato, Nishiyatsushiro District, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. The station is located 70.7 rail kilometers from the southern terminus of the Minobu Line at Fuji Station.


Ichikawa-Hommachi Station was opened on October 1, 1930 as a passenger stop on the Fuji-Minobu Line. It was elevated in status to a full station on October 1, 1938. The line came under control of the Japanese Government Railways on May 1, 1941. The station building was reconstructed in 1950. Scheduled freight operations were discontinued in 1956. The JGR became the JNR (Japan National Railway) after World War II. The station has been unattended since April 1985. Along with the division and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control and operation of the Central Japan Railway Company.



Ichikawa-Hommachi Station has a single side platform serving bi-directional traffic.


1  Minobu Line For Fuji, Minobu

Adjacent stations[edit]

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Central Japan Railway Company
Minobu Line
Ichikawa-Daimon - Ashigawa

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