Iwamoto Station

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Iwamoto Station
Iwamoto Station.JPG
Iwamoto Station, July 2012
Location Iwamoto 173, Numata, Gunma
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Jōetsu Line
Opened 1924
Passengers (FY2011) 238 daily

Iwamoto Station (岩本駅 Iwamoto-eki?) is a railway station on the Jōetsu Line in Numata, Gunma, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Iwamoto Station is a station on the Jōetsu Line, and is located 36.3 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Takasaki.

Station layout[edit]

The station has a single side platform and a single island platform connected to the station building by an overhead passage; however, one side of the island platform is not in use. The station is unattended.


1  Jōetsu Line for Shibukawa and Takasaki
3  Jōetsu Line for Minakami, Nagaoka

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Jōetsu Line
Tsukuda - Numata


Iwamoto Station opened on 31 March 1924. Upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, it came under the control of JR East. A new station building was completed in March 2010.

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Coordinates: 36°33′39″N 139°02′34″E / 36.5609°N 139.0427°E / 36.5609; 139.0427