Koga Station (Ibaraki)

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Koga Station
Koga Station (Ibaraki) 04.JPG
Koga Station, May 2008
Location 1-1-15 Honcho, Koga, Ibaraki
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Utsunomiya Line
Opened 1885
Passengers (FY2014) 13,511 daily[1]

Koga Station (古河駅?, Koga-eki) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line in Koga, Ibaraki, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Koga Station is served by the Tōhoku Main Line (Utsunomiya Line), and is located 64.7 kilometers from the starting point of the line at Tokyo.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of two elevated island platforms, with the station building underneath. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi ticket office.


1,2  Utsunomiya Line for Oyama, Utsunomiya, and Kuroiso
3,4  Utsunomiya Line for Tokyo

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Utsunomiya Line
Kuki Rapid Oyama
Kurihashi - Nogi


Koga Station opened on 16 July 1885. The station was rebuilt with elevated tracks in 1984. On 1 April 1987 the station came under the control of JR East with the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR).

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Koga City Hall
  • Koga Post Office
  • Koga History Museum
  • JGSDF Camp Koga

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2014年度) [FY2014 station passenger figures] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 20 January 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 36°11′40″N 139°42′36″E / 36.1944°N 139.7099°E / 36.1944; 139.7099