Katahama Station

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Katahama Station
JR Katahama Station in 2006
Prefecture Shizuoka
(See other stations in Shizuoka)
City Numazu
Neighborhood Imazawa 254-1
Postal code 410-0875
Address in Japanese 静岡県沼津市今沢254-1
Opened 1987
Rail services
Operator(s) JR Central
Line(s) Tōkaidō Main Line
Statistics 2,702 passengers/day 2006
Bus Small bus terminal at this station

Katahama Station (片浜駅 Katahama-eki?) is a railway station in Numazu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, on the Tōkaidō Main Line. It is located 130.3 rail kilometers from Tokyo Station, and is operated by Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central).


Katahama Station was opened on March 21, 1987 primarily as a commuter station serving Numazu City. It was the last train station to be built by the Japan National Railways before its privatization.



Katahama Station has two opposing side platforms serving Track 1 and Track 2, with the station building built on the overpass connecting the platforms. The station building has automated ticket machines, TOICA automated turnstiles and a manned "Green Window" service counter. During night hours, the station is usually not manned.


1  Tōkaidō Main Line For NumazuFujiShizuokaHamamatsu
2  Tōkaidō Main Line For AtamiOdawaraYokohamaTokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Central Japan Railway Company
Tōkaidō Main Line
Rapid: no stop
Numazu   Local   Hara


  • Yoshikawa, Fumio. Tokaido-sen 130-nen no ayumi. Grand-Prix Publishing (2002) ISBN 4-87687-234-1.(Japanese)

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Coordinates: 35°07′05″N 138°49′10″E / 35.117986°N 138.819428°E / 35.117986; 138.819428