|Operated by||JR West|
|Line(s)||■ Hokuriku Main Line|
|Previous names||Sakumi (until 1970)|
|Hokuriku Main Line|
The station opened on 11 October 1944 as Sakumi Station (作見駅). It was renamed Kagaonsen Station on 1 October 1970. With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR West.