Ikarigaseki Station

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Ikarigaseki Station
碇ヶ関駅
Ikarigaseki-sta.jpg
Ikarigaseki Station in November 2006
Location 13 Takada, Ikarigaseki, Hirakawa-shi, Aomori-ken
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Distance 427.2 km from Fukushima
Platforms 1 side + 1 island platform
Other information
Website www.jreast.co.jp/estation/station/info.aspx?StationCd=104
History
Opened 21 October 1895
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 113 daily
Location
Ikarigaseki Station is located in Japan
Ikarigaseki Station
Ikarigaseki Station
Location within Japan

Ikarigaseki Station (碇ヶ関駅?, Ikarigaseki-eki) is a railway station on the northern Ōu Main Line in the city of Hirakawa, Aomori Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Ikarigaseki Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 427.2 km from the starting point of the Ōu Main Line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has one side platform and one island platform serving three tracks, connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station building is attended as a simple consignment station, administered by Hirosaki Station, and operated by the Hirakawa city authority, with point-of-sales terminal installed.[citation needed]

Platforms[edit]

1  Ōu Main Line for Higashi-Noshiro and Akita
2  Ōu Main Line (not normally used)
3  Ōu Main Line for Hirosaki and Aomori

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Ōu Main Line
Ōdate   Rapid   Ōwani-Onsen
Tsugaru-Yunosawa   Local   Nagamine

History[edit]

Ikarigaseki Station was opened on 21 October 1895 as a station on the Japanese government railway system, which later became a station the Japan National Railways (JNR). It has been unattended since April 1, 1984. With the privatization of the JNR on 1 April 1987, it came under the operational control of JR East.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 113 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Ikarigasaki Post Office
  • former Ikarigaseki village hall
  • Ikarigaseki Elementary School
  • Ikarigaseki Middle School

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 21 August 2016. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 40°28′46.19″N 140°37′20.39″E / 40.4794972°N 140.6223306°E / 40.4794972; 140.6223306