Kai-Ōshima Station

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Kai-Ōshima Station
JR Kai-Ōshima Station, March 2006
Location Ōshima, Minobu, Minamikoma, Yamanashi
Coordinates 35°19′41″N 138°27′08″E / 35.3281°N 138.4523°E / 35.3281; 138.4523
Operated by JR Central
Line(s) Minobu Line
Opened 1919
Passengers (2008) 8 daily

Kai-Ōshima Station (甲斐大島駅 Kai-Ōshima-eki?) is a railway station on the Minobu Line of Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central) located in the town of Minobu, Minamikoma District, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. The station is located 39.8 rail kilometers from the southern terminus of the Minobu Line at Fuji Station.


Kai-Ōshima Station was opened on April 8, 1919 as a station on the original Fuji-Minobu Line. The line came under control of the Japanese Government Railways on May 1, 1941. The JGR became the JNR (Japan National Railway) after World War II. Freight operations were discontinued from April 1, 1978. Along with the division and privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, the station came under the control and operation of the Central Japan Railway Company. The current station building was completed in February 2000.



Kai-Ōshima Station has a single island platform serving two tracks, with a small station building containing a waiting room. The station building is unattended.


1  Minobu Line For Fujinomiya, Fuji
2  Minobu Line For Minobu, Kōfu

Adjacent stations[edit]

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Central Japan Railway Company
Minobu Line
Utsubuna - Minobu

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