Katsurane Station

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Katsurane Station

桂根駅
Inaho express 2.jpg
A JR East Inaho limited express train passing through Katsurane Station
Location173 Hamazoe, Shimohama-Katsurane, Akita, Akita
(秋田県秋田市下浜桂根字浜添173)
Japan
Operated byJR East
Line(s)Uetsu Main Line
History
Opened1987

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).

Lines[edit]

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.

Platforms[edit]

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

History[edit]

Katsurane Station opened on 31 March 1987.[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

References[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