Mikawa Station (Ishikawa)

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Mikawa Station
美川駅
JR Mikawa station 01.jpg
Mikawa Station in February 2006
Location 222-1 Mikawanaka-machi, Hakusan-shi, Ishikawa-ken 929-0224
Japan
Coordinates 36°29′10″N 136°29′20″E / 36.4862°N 136.4890°E / 36.4862; 136.4890Coordinates: 36°29′10″N 136°29′20″E / 36.4862°N 136.4890°E / 36.4862; 136.4890
Operated by JR logo (west).svg JR West
Line(s) Hokuriku Main Line
Distance 158.8 km from Maibara
Platforms 1 side + 1 island platform
Tracks 3
Other information
Status Staffed (Midori no Madoguchi)
Website Official website
History
Opened 1 April 1898
Traffic
Passengers (FY2015) 840
Location
Mikawa Station is located in Japan
Mikawa Station
Mikawa Station
Location within Japan

Mikawa Station (美川駅, Mikawa-eki) is a railway station on the Hokuriku Main Line in the city of Hakusan, Ishikawa, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West).

Lines[edit]

Mikawa Station is served by the Hokuriku Main Line, and is 158.8 kilometers from the start of the line at Maibara.

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of one side platform and one island platform connected by an elevated station building. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.

Platforms[edit]

1  Hokuriku Main Line for Kanazawa
2  Hokuriku Main Line (starting trains and express)
3  Hokuriku Main Line for Komatsu and Fukui

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Hokuriku Main Line
Komaiko - Kaga-Kasama

History[edit]

Mikawa Station opened on 1 April 1898. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR West.

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2015, the station was used by an average of 840 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[1]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Tedori River
  • Mikawa Post Office
  • Mikawa Elementary School
  • Mikawa Junior High School
  • Mikawa onsen

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 駅 別 運 輸 実 績 [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2015)] (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan: Ishikawa Prefectural Government. 2016. Retrieved 2 January 2018. 

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