Kanmata Station

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Kanmata Station
神俣駅
Ban-EtsuEastLineKanmataStation.jpg
Kanmata Station in October 2005
Location Takine-cho Kanmata Bontengawa 75, Tamura-shi, Fukushima-ken 963-3602
Japan
Coordinates 37°19′27″N 140°39′34″E / 37.3242°N 140.6594°E / 37.3242; 140.6594Coordinates: 37°19′27″N 140°39′34″E / 37.3242°N 140.6594°E / 37.3242; 140.6594
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Ban'etsu East Line
Distance 46.6 km from Iwaki
Platforms 1 island platform
Other information
Status Staffed
Website Official website
History
Opened March 21, 1915
Traffic
Passengers (FY2016) 172 daily
Location
Kanmata Station is located in Japan
Kanmata Station
Kanmata Station
Location within Japan

Kanmata Station (神俣駅, Kanmata-eki) is a railway station on the Ban'etsu East Line in the city of Tamura, Fukushima Prefecture, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Kanmata Station is served by the Ban'etsu East Line, and is located 46.6 rail kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Iwaki. [1]

Station layout[edit]

Kanmata Station has a single island platform connected to the station building by a level crossing. The station is staffed.[1]

Platforms[edit]

1  Ban'etsu East Line for Miharu, andKōriyama
2  Ban'etsu East Line for Ononiimachi and Iwaki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ban'etsu East Line
Ononiimachi Rapid Abukuma Ōgoe
Ononiimachi Local Sugaya

History[edit]

Kanmata Station opened on March 21, 1915. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. A new station building was completed in 1991.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 172 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • former Takine Town Hall
  • Takine Post Office
  • Abukuma-do

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 郡山駅・会津若松駅・三春駅ほか (Koriyama Station, Aizu-Wakamatsu Station, Miharu Station, etc). 週刊 JR全駅・全車両基地 (in Japanese). 50. Asahi Newspaper Publishing. 2013-08-04. p. 27. ASIN B00DNBCZL0. 
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2016年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2016)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2017. Retrieved 2 January 2018. 

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