Kawagishi Station

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Kawagishi Station
Kawagishi stn.jpg
Kawagishi Station, August 2007
Location 3-15-25 Kawagishi, Okaya-shi, Nagano-ken 394-0045
Coordinates 36°1′58.7″N 138°1′19.1″E / 36.032972°N 138.021972°E / 36.032972; 138.021972Coordinates: 36°1′58.7″N 138°1′19.1″E / 36.032972°N 138.021972°E / 36.032972; 138.021972
Operated by
Platforms 1 island
Other information
Website Official website
Opened 28 October 1923
Kawagishi Station is located in Japan
Kawagishi Station
Kawagishi Station
Location within Japan

Kawagishi Station (川岸駅, Kawagishi-eki) is a railway station in Okaya, Nagano Prefecture, Japan jointly operated by JR Central and JR East. It is managed by JR East.


Kawagishi Station is served by the old route of Chūō Main Line (Okaya-Shiojiri branch) and is 3.5 kilometers from the branching point of the line at Okaya Station and 213.9 from the terminus at Tokyo Station. A small number of trains on the Iida Line also continue past the nominal terminus of the line at Tatsuno to stop at this station and the following Okaya Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of one ground-level island platform serving two tracks, connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station is unattended.


station side  Chūō Main Line for Tatsuno and Ono
   Iida Line for Ina and Iida
opp side  Chūō Main Line for Okaya, Kami-Suwa and Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Chūō East Line
Okaya - Tatsuno
Iida Line
Tatsuno - Okaya


The station opened on 28 October 1923. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.

Surrounding area[edit]

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