Katsurane Station

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Katsurane Station

Inaho express 2.jpg
A JR East Inaho limited express train passing through Katsurane Station
Location173 Hamazoe, Shimohama-Katsurane, Akita, Akita
Operated byJR East
Line(s)Uetsu Main Line

Katsurane Station (桂根駅, Katsurane-eki) is a railway station on the Uetsu Main Line in Akita, Akita, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Katsurane Station is served by the Uetsu Main Line, and is located 261.7 km from the starting point of the line at Niitsu Station.

Station layout[edit]

Katsurane Station has two opposed side platforms connected by a level crossing; however, only one platform is normally used for passenger traffic. The station is unattended.


1  Uetsu Main Line for Araya and Akita
for Ugo-Honjō and Sakata
2  Uetsu Main Line not normally used

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Uetsu Main Line
Inaho: Does not stop at this station
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Shimohama Local Araya


Katsurane Station opened on 31 March 1987.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]


  1. ^ 各駅情報(桂根駅) [Station information (Katsurane Station)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 20 October 2013.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°38′52.44″N 140°3′58.85″E / 39.6479000°N 140.0663472°E / 39.6479000; 140.0663472