Iseshi Station

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Iseshi Station
JRC sangu line Ise-shi station 01.jpg
Iseshi Station, JR side
Location 1-1-4 Fukiage, Ise, Mie
Operated by
Opened 1897
Previous names Yamada (until 1959)
Passengers (FY2011) 1,021 (JR)
3,674(Kintetsu) daily

Iseshi Station (伊勢市駅, Iseshi-eki) is a union railway station in Ise, Mie Prefecture, Japan. It serves JR Central’s Sangū Line and is 15.0 rail kilometers from the terminus of that line at Taki Station. It also serves the private railway operator Kintetsu Railway and is 27.7 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Yamada Line at Ise-Nakagawa Station.


Station layout[edit]

Iseshi Station has a single island platform and a side platform serving the 3 tracks used by JR Central. The Kintetsu portion of the station has two opposed side platforms. JR Central station is responsible for the administration of the section between Tamaru and Toba. Kintetsu station is administrated by Ujiyamada Station. All of the platforms are connected by an overhead crossing.


1  JR Central Sangu Line for Matsusaka and Nagoya
2  JR Central Sangu Line for Toba
3  JR Central Sangu Line for Matsusaka and Nagoya (partly)
for Toba (partly)
4  Yamada Line for Nagoya, Osaka, Kobe and Kyoto
5  Yamada Line for Isuzugawa (Naiku-mae), Toba and Kashikojima

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sangū Line
Yamada-Kamiguchi   Local   Isuzugaoka
Taki   Rapid "Mie" (usually)   Futaminoura
Taki   Rapid "Mie" (stopping every station between Iseshi and Toba; 1 (Weekday), 51 (ex weekday), 15, 17, 4, 6, 8, 10, 24, 26)   Isuzugaoka
Miyagawa   Rapid "Mie" 4 for Nagoya   Isuzugaoka
Yamada-Kamiguchi   Rapid "Mie" 2 starting for Nagoya
Rapid "Mie" 19, 21, 23, 25 terminating at Iseshi
Yamada Line
Miyamachi   Local   Ujiyamada
  Express   Ujiyamada
Matsusaka   Rapid Express   Ujiyamada
Matsusaka   Limited Express   Ujiyamada
Tsuruhashi (Osaka Line)
Tsu (Nagoya Line)
  Non-stop Limited Express   Ujiyamada
Yamato-Yagi (Osaka Line)
Kintetsu Yokkaichi (Nagoya Line)
  Limited Express "Shimakaze"   Ujiyamada

Surrounding area[edit]


Iseshi Station opened on November 11, 1897, as Yamada Station (山田駅, Yamada-eki) on the privately owned Sangū Railway. The line was nationalized on October 1, 1907, becoming part of the Japanese Government Railway (JGR) network. The Sangū Electric Express Railway (later known as the Yamada Line) began operations on September 21, 1930. [1] The station building was rebuilt in May 1950, and the Kitetsu portion in 1953. The station was renamed to its present name on July 15, 1959.


  1. ^ [1] Kintetsu Company History

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°29′30″N 136°42′35″E / 34.4918°N 136.7098°E / 34.4918; 136.7098