Kami-Yagi Station

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Kami-Yagi Station
上八木駅
Kami-Yagi Station building 3.jpg
Kabe Station building in July 2008
Location 8 Chome-15 Yagi, Asaminami-ku, Hiroshima-shi
Japan
Coordinates 34°29′24.3″N 132°30′22.2″E / 34.490083°N 132.506167°E / 34.490083; 132.506167Coordinates: 34°29′24.3″N 132°30′22.2″E / 34.490083°N 132.506167°E / 34.490083; 132.506167
Operated by JR logo (west).svg JR West
Line(s)  B  Kabe Line
Tracks 1
Other information
Website Official website
History
Opened December 25, 1910 (1910-12-25)
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 550 daily
Location
Kami-Yagi Station is located in Japan
Kami-Yagi Station
Kami-Yagi Station
Location within Japan

Kami-Yagi Station (上八木駅, Kami-Yagi-eki) is a JR West Kabe Line station located in Yagi, Asaminami-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

Station layout[edit]

Kami-Yagi Station features one side platform handling one bidirectional track. The station is unmanned, and contains an automatic ticket machine.

Platforms[edit]

1  Kabe Line for Hiroshima, Kabe, Aki-Kameyama

History[edit]

  • 1910-12-25: Station opens under the name of Ōtagawabashi
  • 1929-12-02: The track around Ōtagawabashi Station is electrified
  • 1936-09-01: The station is renamed to Kami-Yagi Station when the Kabe line is nationalized
  • 1987-04-01: Japanese National Railways is privatized, and Kami-Yagi Station becomes a JR West station
  • 2008-03-15: Platform is extended to allow 4 car trains to stop

Surrounding area[edit]

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kabe Line
Bairin   Local   Nakashima

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