Maeyama Station

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Maeyama Station
Maeyama Station (Sep 27, 2009)
Location 64 Amimae, Maeyama, Kitaakita, Akita
Operated by East Japan Railway Company
Line(s) Ōu Main Line
Opened 1951

Maeyama Station (前山駅 Maeyama-eki?) is a JR East railway station located in Kitaakita, Akita Prefecture, Japan.


Maeyama Station is served by the Ōu Main Line, and is located 379.5 km from the terminus of the line at Fukushima Station.

Station layout[edit]

Maeyama Station consists of two opposed side platforms connected by an overpass. The station is unattended.


1  Ōu Main Line for Ōdate and Hirosaki
2  Ōu Main Line for Higashi-Noshiro and Akita

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Ōu Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Futatsui   Ōu Main Line   Takanosu


Maeyama Station began as Maeyama Signal (前山信号場?) on August 27, 1929. It was elevated to a full station on March 1, 1951 on the Japan National Railways (JNR) serving the village of Nanakura, Akita. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the JNR on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

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Coordinates: 40°12′53.05″N 140°18′44.56″E / 40.2147361°N 140.3123778°E / 40.2147361; 140.3123778