Kuragano Station

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Kuragano Station
倉賀野駅
Kuragano sta south.jpg
Station south entrance, April 2006
Location
Prefecture Gunma
(See other stations in Gunma)
City Takasaki
Neighborhood Kuragano-machi
Postal code 370-1201
Address in Japanese 群馬県高崎市倉賀野町
History
Opened 1894
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Takasaki Line
Hachikō Line
Statistics 1,640 passengers/day (FY2013)

Kuragano Station (倉賀野駅 Kuragano-eki?) is a railway station on the Takasaki Line in Takasaki, Gunma, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1]

Lines[edit]

Kuragano Station is a station on the Takasaki Line, and is located 70.3 km from the starting point of the line at Ōmiya. It is also a station on the Hachikō Line, lying 92.0 km from the starting point of the unelectrified northern section of the line at Komagawa.

Station layout[edit]

The station has two island platforms connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Takasaki Line for Takasaki
 Hachikō Line for Takasaki
2  (Not used)
3  Takasaki Line for Kumagaya, Ōmiya, and Ueno
 Shōnan-Shinjuku Line for Ōmiya, Shinjuku, and Yokohama
 Ueno-Tokyo Line for Ōmiya, Ueno, Tokyo, and Yokohama
 Hachikō Line for Yorii and Komagawa
4  (Not used)

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Takasaki Line
Shinmachi Local Takasaki
Hachikō Line
Kita-Fujioka Local Takasaki

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 May 1894.[1] Upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, it came under the control of JR East.

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kuragano Station Information" (in Japanese). East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 27 December 2010. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°18′02″N 139°02′57″E / 36.3005°N 139.0493°E / 36.3005; 139.0493