Katsuura Station

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Katsuura Station
South exit (October 2006)
Prefecture Chiba
(See other stations in Chiba)
City Katsuura
Neighborhood Tona 254
Postal code 299 - 5225
Address in Japanese 千葉県勝浦市墨名254
Opened 1913
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Sotobō Line
Statistics 1,315 passengers/day (2009)
Bus There is a bus stop near this station

Katsuura Station (勝浦駅 Katsuura-eki?) is a railway station operated by JR East's Sotobō Line located in Katsuura, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. It is 70.9 kilometers from the terminus of the Sotobō Line at Chiba Station.


Katsuura Station was opened on June 20, 1913. The current elevated station building was completed on July 1, 1982. Katsuura Station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.



Katsuura Station consists of two island platforms serving three tracks. Track 1 is used for bidirectional traffic. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi ticket office.


1  Sotobō Line For Awa-Kamogawa, Tokyo, Chiba
2  Sotobō Line For Awa-Kamogawa, Awa-Kominato, Tokyo, Chiba
3  Sotobō Line For Mobara, Soga, Chiba


Katsuura station is located in the heart of Katsuura City.

nearby places:

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Sotobō Line
Onjuku Limited Express Kazusa-Okitsu
Onjuku Rapid Terminus
Onjuku Local Ubara

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Coordinates: 35°09′10″N 140°18′43″E / 35.1529°N 140.3120°E / 35.1529; 140.3120