Kawanakajima Station entrance, December 2006
|Location||Kawanakajima-machi Kamihigano, Nagano-shi, Nagano-ken 381-2233
|Line(s)||■ Shin'etsu Main Line|
|Distance||4.3 km from Shinonoi|
|Platforms||1 island platform|
|Opened||20 July 1917|
|Passengers (FY2015)||1,585 (daily)|
Kawanakajima Station is served by the Shin'etsu Main Line and is 4.3 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Shinonoi Station. Trains of the Shinanoi Line and of the Shinano Railway also use this station, which is located past the nominal end station of these lines at Shinanoi. The station is also a freight terminal for the Japan Freight Railway Company (JR Freight).
|1||■ Shin'etsu Main Line||for Shinonoi, Matsumoto and Shiojiri|
|■ Shinonoi Line||for Shinonoi, Matsumoto and Shiojiri|
|■ Shinano Railway Line||for Togura, Ueda and Komoro|
|2||■ Shin'etsu Main Line||for Nagano|
|Shin'etsu Main Line|
Kawanakajima Station opened on 20 July 1917. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.
In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 1,585 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).
- site of the Battle of Kawanakajima
- 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 11 December 2016.
- Kawanakajima Station (JR East) (Japanese)