Kawatana Station

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Kawatana Station
川棚駅
Kawatana.jpg
Location momozu, Kawatana, Higashisonogi, Nagasaki
(東彼杵郡川棚町百津郷)
Japan
Operated by JR Kyūshū
Line(s) Ōmura Line
History
Opened 1898
Traffic
Passengers 2,006 daily

Kawatana Station (川棚駅, Kawatana-eki) is the major railway station in the town of Kawatana, Nagasaki. It is operated by JR Kyushu and is on the Ōmura Line.

Rapid SEA SIDE LINER and Local stop at this station.

Across the street from Kawatana Station is the Saihi bus Kawatana Bus station.Passengers for Hasami must change to a bus at this station.

Lines[edit]

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Kyūshū Railway Company
Ōmura Line
Huis Ten Bosch Rapid Sea Side Liner Sonogi
Ogushigo Local Sonogi

Station layout[edit]

The station is ground level with 2 platforms and 2 tracks.

JR Tracks
1 Ōmura Line To NagasakiIsahayaŌmura
2 Ōmura Line To SaseboHaikiHuis Ten Bosch

Environs[edit]

  • National Route 205
  • Saihi bus Kawatana Bus Station
  • Kawatana post office
  • Kawatana police office
  • Kawatana River
  • New-Crein hotel
  • Kawatana public office
  • Nagasaki Kawatana Medical Center

History[edit]

  • 20 January 1898 - Opening
  • 1 April 1987 - Railways privatize and the station is inherited by JR Kyushu

External links[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 33°04′07″N 129°51′50″E / 33.0685°N 129.8639°E / 33.0685; 129.8639