Kamo Station (Niigata)

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Kamo Station
加茂駅
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Kamo Station, July 2004
Location 1-1 Kamoeki-mae, Kamo-shi, Niigata
(新潟県加茂市駅前1-1)
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Shin'etsu Main Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
History
Opened 1897
Traffic
Passengers 2823 (FY2014)
Location
Kamo Station is located in Japan
Kamo Station
Kamo Station
Location within Japan

Kamo Station (加茂駅, Kamo-eki) is a railway station in Kamo, Niigata, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Kamo Station is served by the Shin'etsu Main Line and is 103.8 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Naoetsu Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two ground-level opposed side platforms connected by an underground passageway, serving two tracks. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Shin'etsu Main Line for Nagaoka, Kashiwazaki, Naoetsu
2  Shin'etsu Main Line for Niitsu, Niigata

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Shin'etsu Main Line
Higashi-Sanjō   Shirayuki   Niitsu
Higashi-Sanjō   Rapid   Yashiroda
Honai   Local   Hanyūda

History[edit]

Kamo Station opened on 20 November 1897. The privately-owned Kanbara Railway Company operated a line from Kamo to Gosen from 1930-1988. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 2,823 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 5 July 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°39′32″N 139°02′56″E / 37.6589°N 139.049°E / 37.6589; 139.049