Karatsu Station

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The north exit of Karatsu Station

Karatsu Station (唐津駅?, Karatsu-eki) is a railway station in Karatsu, Saga Prefecture, Japan. It is operated by JR Kyushu and is on the Karatsu and Chikuhi lines. It is the main station of Karatsu City.

Lines[edit]

Layout[edit]

It is an elevated station with two island platforms and four tracks.

Environs[edit]

  • Karatsu Castle
  • Maizuru Park
  • Hikiyama Exhibition Hall
  • Showa Bus Ōteguchi Bus Center
  • Saga Prefectural Karatsu Nishi High School

History[edit]

  • 1898-12-01 - Opening

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
-   Chikuhi Line   Watada
Onizuka   Karatsu Line   Nishi-Karatsu


Coordinates: 33°26′46″N 129°58′4″E / 33.44611°N 129.96778°E / 33.44611; 129.96778