Kagaonsen Station in August 2015
|Location||58 Sakumi-machi, Kaga-shi, Ishikawa-ken 922-0423|
|Operated by||JR West|
|Line(s)||■ Hokuriku Main Line|
|Distance||134.3 km from Maibara|
|Platforms||2 island platforms|
|Status||Staffed (Midori no Madoguchi)|
|Opened||11 October 1944|
|Previous names||Sakumi (until 1970)|
|Passengers (FY2015)||2229 daily|
Kagaonsen Station is served by the Hokuriku Main Line, and is 134.3 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Maibara. It is also scheduled to become a station on the high-speed Hokuriku Shinkansen line when the extension west of Kanazawa opens around 2025.
|1||■ Hokuriku Main Line||(not in use)|
|2||■ Hokuriku Main Line||for Fukui, Osaka and Maibara|
|3||■ Hokuriku Main Line||for Komatsu and Kanazawa|
|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.
In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 2,229 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).
- "Hokuriku Shinkansen route" (in Japanese). Fukui Prefecture. Retrieved 20 July 2014.
- Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. p. 135. ISBN 4-533-02980-9.
- 駅 別 運 輸 実 績 [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Ishikawa Prefectural Government. 2016. Retrieved 2 January 2018.
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- Official website (in Japanese)