Kamo Station (Niigata)

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Kamo Station
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Kamo Station, July 2004
Location 1-1 Kamoeki-mae, Kamo-shi, Niigata
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Shin'etsu Main Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Opened 1897
Passengers 2823 (FY2014)
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).


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.


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


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]


  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