Kataoka Station

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Kataoka Station
片岡駅
Kataoka Sta. West Entrance 20150517.jpg
Kataoka Station west entrance, May 2015
Location Kataoka, Yaita, Tochigi
(栃木県矢板市片岡)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Utsunomiya Line
Connections
  • Bus stop
History
Opened 1897
Traffic
Passengers (FY2014) 718 daily [1]

Kataoka Station (片岡駅 Kataoka-eki?) is a railway station on the Utsunomiya Line in Yaita, Tochigi, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Kataoka Station is served by the Utsunomiya Line (Tohoku Main Line), and lies 135.5 km from the starting point of the line at Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

This station has an elevated station building with one island platform and one side platform underneath; however, platform 2 is not in use.

Platforms[edit]

1  Utsunomiya Line for Utsunomiya, Ōmiya, and Tokyo
3  Utsunomiya Line for Kuroiso

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Utsunomiya Line
Kamasusaka   Commuter Rapid   Yaita
Kamasusaka   Rapid   Yaita
Kamasusaka   Local   Yaita

History[edit]

Kataoka Station opened on 5 June 1897.[2] With the privatization of JNR on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [FY2014 station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 20 January 2016. 
  2. ^ JR East station information. (Japanese)

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°45′17″N 139°56′44″E / 36.7547°N 139.9455°E / 36.7547; 139.9455