Kizukuri Station

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Kizukuri Station
木造駅
Kizukuri Station.jpg
Kizukuri Station in April 2008
Location Kizukuri Fusamatsu 10, Tsugaru-shi, Aomori-ken
Japan
Operated by JR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s) Gonō Line
Distance 119.5 kilometers from Higashi-Noshiro
Platforms 1 side platform
History
Opened 1924
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 232
Location
Kizukuri Station is located in Japan
Kizukuri Station
Kizukuri Station
Location within Japan

Kizukuri Station (木造駅, Kizukuri-eki) is a railway station on the JR East Gonō Line located in the city of Tsugaru, Aomori Prefecture Japan. The station is a kan'i itaku station, administered by Goshogawara Station, and operated by Tsugaru municipal authority, with point-of-sales terminal installed. Ordinary tickets, express tickets, and reserved-seat tickets for all JR lines are on sale (no connecting tickets).

Lines[edit]

Kizukuri Station is served by the Gonō Line, andIt is 119.5 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Line at Higashi-Noshiro Station.

Station layout[edit]

Kizukuri Station has a single ground-level side platform serving a single bi-directional line. The station building is attended during normal daylight operating hours.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Gonō Line
Nakata   Local   Goshogawara

History[edit]

Kizukuri Station was opened on October 21, 1924 as a station on the Mutsu Railway in former Kizukuri Town, and became a station on the Japanese Government Railways (JGR) when the Mutsu Railway was nationalized on June 1, 1927. With the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (successor of JGR) on April 1, 1987, it came under the operational control of JR East. The current station building, decorated with a huge shakōkidogū statue on its facade, was completed in 1992.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 232 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Tsugaru Police station
  • Kizukuri Post Office
  • Tsugaru City Hall

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2015年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2016. Retrieved 21 August 2016. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 40°48′08.89″N 140°23′17.20″E / 40.8024694°N 140.3881111°E / 40.8024694; 140.3881111