Kasama Station

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Kasama Station
笠間駅
JREast-Kasama-station-entrance.jpg
Kasama Station, April 2008
Location Shimoichige, Kasama, Ibaraki
(茨城県笠間市下市毛)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Mito Line
History
Opened 1889
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 1374 daily

Kasama Station (笠間駅?, Kasama-eki) is a JR East railway station located in Kasama, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Kasama Station is served by the Mito Line, and is located 43.3 km from the official starting point of the line at Oyama Station.

Station layout[edit]

Kasama Station has one side platform and one island platform, connected to the station building by an overhead passageway.

Platforms[edit]

1  Mito Line for Tomobe and Mito
2, 3  Mito Line for Shimodate and Oyama

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Mito Line
Inada - Shishido

History[edit]

Kasama Station was opened on 16 January 1889. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°22′23″N 140°14′47″E / 36.3731°N 140.2463°E / 36.3731; 140.2463