Kagaonsen Station

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Kagaonsen Station
加賀温泉駅
Location Kaga, Ishikawa
Japan
Operated by JR West
Line(s) Hokuriku Main Line
History
Opened 1944
Previous names Sakumi (until 1970)

Kagaonsen Station (加賀温泉駅 Kagaonsen-eki?) is a railway station on the Hokuriku Main Line in Kaga, Ishikawa, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).

Lines[edit]

Kagaonsen Station is served by the Hokuriku Main Line. 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]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Hokuriku Main Line
Daishōji - Iburihashi

History[edit]

The station opened on 11 October 1944 as Sakumi Station (作見駅?).[2] It was renamed Kagaonsen Station on 1 October 1970.[2] With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR West.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hokuriku Shinkansen route" (in Japanese). Fukui Prefecture. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c 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. 


Coordinates: 36°19′13″N 136°21′02″E / 36.3202471°N 136.3505352°E / 36.3202471; 136.3505352