Kurauchi Station

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Kurauchi Station in June 2007
Location Motoyoshida-cho Uto 116, Kesennuma, Miyagi
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Kesennuma Line
Opened 1977

Kurauchi Station (蔵内駅, Kurauchi-eki) was a JR East railway station located in Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. Services have now been replaced by a provisional Bus Rapid Transit line.


Kurauchi Station was served by the Kesennuma Line, and was located 46.7 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Maeyachi Station.

Station layout[edit]

Kurauchi Station had a single side platform serving traffic in both directions. The station was unattended.

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Kesennuma Line
Rikuzen-Minato - Rikuzen-Koizumi


Rikuzen-Koizumi Station opened on 11 December 1977. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japan National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987. Operations were discontinued after the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, and rail services have now been replaced by a Bus Rapid Transit Line.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Kurauchi Station at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 38°45′14″N 141°31′28″E / 38.753939°N 141.524306°E / 38.753939; 141.524306