Inawashiro Station

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Inawashiro Station
Inawashiro Station, September 2009
Location Ogita, Chiyoda, Inawashiro, Yama, Fukushima
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ban'etsu West Line
Opened 1899
Passengers (FY2013) 601 daily

Inawashiro Station (猪苗代駅, Inawashiro-eki) is a railway station on the Ban'etsu West Line in Inawashiro, Fukushima, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Inawashiro Station is served by the Ban'etsu West Line, and is located 36.7 rail kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Kōriyama Station.

Station layout[edit]

Inawashiro Station has two opposed side platforms connected to the station building by a footbridge. However, only Platform 1 is normally used. The station has a "Midori no Madoguchi" staffed ticket office.


1  Ban'etsu West Line for Aizu-Wakamatsu and Kitakata
for Bandai-Atami and Kōriyama
2  Ban'etsu West Line for Aizu-Wakamatsu and Kitakata (occasional)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ban'etsu West Line
Bandai-Atami   Aizu Liner   Bandaimachi
Kawageta   Rapid   Okinashima
Kawageta   Local   Okinashima


Inawashiro Station opened on July 15, 1899. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 37°32′46″N 140°06′10″E / 37.5461°N 140.1029°E / 37.5461; 140.1029