Jindai Station

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Jindai Station
Jindai Station
Location Tazawako-Sotsuda Aze Shirahata 75-4, Semboku, Akita
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Tazawako Line
Opened 1921

Jindai Station (神代駅, Jindai-eki) is a JR East railway station located in Semboku, Akita Prefecture, Japan.


Jindai Station is served by the Tazawako Line, and is located 52.8 km from the terminus of the line at Morioka Station.

Station layout[edit]

Jindai Station has a two opposed side platforms. The station is unattended. The route of the Akita Shinkansen passes through this station.


1  Tazawako Line for Kakunodate and Ōmagari
2  Tazawako Line for Tazawako and Morioka

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tazawako Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Sashimaki - Shōden


Jindai Station opened on December 11, 1921 as a station on the Obonai keiben-sen, serving the village of Jindai, Akita. The line was nationalized the following year, becoming part of the Japanese Government Railway (JGR) network, which became the Japan National Railways (JNR) after World War II. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in March 1997.

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 39°37′21.6″N 140°37′38.6″E / 39.622667°N 140.627389°E / 39.622667; 140.627389