Kazusa-Matsuoka Station

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Kazusa-Matsuoka Station
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Kazusa-Matsuoka Station
Location Hiraoka 1692, Kimitsu, Chiba
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Kururi Line
Opened 1936
Passengers (2006) 81 daily

Kazusa-Matsuoka Station (上総松丘駅, Kazusa-Matsuoka-eki) is a railway station operated by JR East's Kururi Line located in Kimitsu, Chiba Prefecture Japan. It is 28.3 kilometers from the western terminus of the Kururi Line at Kisarazu Station.


Kazusa-Matsuoka Station was opened on March 25, 1936. It was closed from December 16, 1944 to April 1, 1947. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.


Station layout[edit]

Kazusa-Matsuoka Station has a single side platform serving bidirectional traffic. The station formerly also had an island platform, the overgrown ruins of which can still be seen to one side of the existing side platform. The platform is short, and can only handle trains with a length of three carriages or less. The station is unattended.


1  Kururi Line For Kisarazu, Kururi

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kururi Line
Hirayama - Kazusa-Kameyama

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°15′28.24″N 140°3′50.42″E / 35.2578444°N 140.0640056°E / 35.2578444; 140.0640056