Ichinoseki Station

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Ichinoseki Station

Ichinoseki station.jpg
Ichinoseki Station in October 2010
Location67-1 Ekimae, Ichinoseki-shi, Iwate-ken 021-0867
Coordinates38°55′36″N 141°08′19″E / 38.926531°N 141.138697°E / 38.926531; 141.138697Coordinates: 38°55′36″N 141°08′19″E / 38.926531°N 141.138697°E / 38.926531; 141.138697
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Distance445.1 km from Tokyo
Platforms3 side + 1 island platforms
Other information
StatusStaffed (Midori no Madoguchi)
WebsiteOfficial website
Opened16 April 1890
Passengers (FY2016)4,476 daily
Ichinoseki Station is located in Japan
Ichinoseki Station
Ichinoseki Station
Location within Japan

Ichinoseki Station (一ノ関駅, Ichinoseki-eki) is a railway station in the city of Ichinoseki, Iwate, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Ichinoseki Station is served by the Tōhoku Shinkansen, Tōhoku Main Line and is a terminal station for the Ōfunato Line. It is 445.1 kilometers from the starting point of the Tōhoku Shinkansen and Tōhoku Main Line at Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

Ichinoseki Station has a single side platform and an island platform serving the Tōhoku Main Line and Ōfunato Line, and a pair of elevated opposed side platforms for the Tōhoku Shinkansen. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.


1  Tōhoku Main Line for Kitakami and Morioka
for Kogota and Sendai (starting services)
2  Tōhoku Main Line for Kogota and Sendai
for Kitakami and Morioka (starting services)
3  Ōfunato Line for Kesennuma
11  Tohoku Shinkansen for Morioka, Shin-Aomori, and Akita
12  Tohoku Shinkansen for Sendai, Ōmiya, and Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tohoku Shinkansen
Kurikoma-Kōgen   Hayabusa   Mizusawa-Esashi
Kurikoma-Kōgen   Yamabiko   Mizusawa-Esashi
Tōhoku Main Line
Sendai Cassiopeia Morioka
Arikabe - Yamanome
Ōfunato Line
Terminus Local Mataki


Ichinoseki Station opened on April 16, 1890 on what is now the Tōhoku Main Line. Service on the Ōfunato Line started from July 26, 1925, and on the Tōhoku Shinkansen from June 23, 1982. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 4,476 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Ichinoseki City Hall
  • Ichinoseki Post Office

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.

External links[edit]