Kaitaichi Station

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Kaitaichi Station (海田市駅 Kaitaichi-eki?) is a railway station in Kaita, Aki District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.



One side platform and two island platforms are on ground. Station office lies above the platforms and the tracks. San'yo Main Line has 4 tracks between this station and Hiroshima station. The track used by Kure Line trains to Yano overcrosses the track used by San'yo Line trains from Aki-Nakano at the point about 600m west from this station.

1 San'yo Main Line (up,eastbound) for Saijō, Mihara, Fukuyama
2 San'yo Main Line (siding track)
3 San'yo Main Line (down) for Hiroshima, Miyajimaguchi, Iwakuni, Kabe (from San'yo Main Line Aki-Nakano)
4 Kure Line (up) for Kure, Hiro, Takehara  
5 San'yo Main Line (down) for Hiroshima, Miyajimaguchi, Iwakuni, Kabe (from Kure Line Yano)

There is a track without platform out of track 5.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
JR West
Sanyō Main Line
Hachihonmatsu   Rapid Service   Hiroshima
Aki-Nakano   Local   Mukainada
Kure Line
Rapid Service: Does not stop at this station
Yano   Rapid Akiji Liner   Hiroshima
Yano   Local   Mukainada

Coordinates: 34°22′19″N 132°31′51″E / 34.371912°N 132.530889°E / 34.371912; 132.530889