Isohara Station

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Isohara Station
磯原駅
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Isohara Station in January 2006
Location 759 Isohara, Isohara-cho, Kitaibaraki-shi, Ibaraki-ken 319-1541
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Joban Line
Distance 171.6 km from Nippori
Platforms 2 side platforms
Other information
Website Official website
History
Opened 25 February 1897
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 2063 daily

Isohara Station (磯原駅?, Isohara-eki) is a railway station on the Joban Line in Kitaibaraki, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Isohara Station is served by the Joban Line, and is located 171.6 km from the official starting point of the line at Nippori Station.

Station layout[edit]

Isohara Station has two elevated opposed side platforms. The station building is elevated to the level of the platforms; however, connection between the platforms is made an overhead walkway. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi ticket office. Nanatsu no Ko is used as the departure melody.[1]

Platforms[edit]

1  Joban Line for Hitachi, Mito, and Ueno
2  Joban Line for Iwaki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Joban Line
Minami-Nakagō Local Ōtsukō

History[edit]

Isohara Station was opened on 25 February 1897. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987. It was rebuilt as an elevated station building in October 1997.[citation needed]

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 36°47′27″N 140°44′45″E / 36.7907°N 140.7458°E / 36.7907; 140.7458