Minami-Sendai Station

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Minami-Sendai Station
南仙台駅
Minamisendaista cropped.jpg
Minami-Sendai Station, West Exit June 2008
Location 5-2-1 Tanaka, Taihaku, Sendai, Miyagi
(宮城県名取市太白区中田五丁目2-1)
Japan
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Tōhoku Main Line
History
Opened 1888
Previous names Rikuzen-Nakata (until 1963)
Traffic
Passengers (FY 2013) 9,416 daily

Minami-Sendai Station (南仙台駅 Minami-Sendai-eki?) is a railway station on the Tōhoku Main Line in Taihaku-ku, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Lines[edit]

Minami-Sendai Station is served by the Tōhoku Main Line, and is located 344.1 rail kilometers from the official starting point of the line at Tokyo Station. It is also served by the Joban Line, whose trains run past the official terminus at Iwanuma Station on to Sendai Station and by the Sendai Airport Line.

Station layout[edit]

Minami-Sendai Station has a single side platform and a single island platform connected to the station building by an overhead passageway. The station has a Green Window ticket counter.

Platforms[edit]

1  Tōhoku Main Line for Natori, Iwanuma, Shiroishi, Fukushima
 Joban Line for Natori, Watari, Hamayoshida
 Sendai Airport Line for Sendai Airport
2  Tōhoku Main Line for Sendai, Matsushima, Kogota
 Sendai Airport Line for Sendai
3  Tōhoku Main Line for Sendai

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Tōhoku Main Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Natori   Local   Taishidō
Sendai Airport Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Natori   Local   Taishidō

History[edit]

Natori Station opened on September 10, 1924 as Rikuzen-Nakata Station (陸前中田駅?). It adopted its present name on May 25, 1963. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of the Japanese National Railways (JNR) on April 1, 1987.

Surrounding area[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Minami-Sendai Station at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 38°11′50″N 140°53′01″E / 38.1972475°N 140.8836079°E / 38.1972475; 140.8836079