Kawamae Station

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Kawamae Station
Banetsutousen Kawamae eki 1.jpg
Kawamae Station in August 2005
Location Kawamae-cho Kawamae, Iwaki, Fukushima
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Ban'etsu East Line
Opened 1917

Kawamae Station (川前駅 Kawamae-eki?) is a railway station on the Ban'etsu East Line in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Kawamae Station is served by the Ban'etsu East Line, and is located 26.3 rail kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Iwaki Station.

Station layout[edit]

Kawamae Station has a single island platform connected to the station building by a level crossing. The station is unattended.


1  Ban'etsu East Line for Ogawagō and Iwaki
2  Ban'etsu East Line for Miharu and Kōriyama

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ban'etsu East Line
Rapid Abukuma: Does not stop at this station
Eda Local Natsui


Kawamae Station opened on October 10, 1917. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Natsui River
  • Kawamae Post Office

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°12′19″N 140°45′02″E / 37.2053°N 140.7505°E / 37.2053; 140.7505