Mitsukaidō Station

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Mitsukaidō Station
水海道駅
Kanto-railway-Mitsukaido-station-entrance.jpg
Mitsukaidō Station, November 2007
Location Mitsukaidō Takara-machi 2861-2, Jōsō, Ibaraki
(茨城県常総市水海道宝町2861-2)
Japan
Operated by Kantō Railway
Line(s) Jōsō Line
History
Opened 1913
Traffic
Passengers (FY2013) 1451 daily

Mitsukaidō Station (水海道駅 Mitsukaidō-eki?) is a train station in Jōsō, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.

Lines[edit]

Mitsukaidō Station is a station on the Kantō Railway’s Jōsō Line, and is located 17.5 km from the official starting point of the line at Toride Station.

Station layout[edit]

The station has one side platform and one island platform connected by a level crossing. The station was originally the head office of the Jōsō Railway.

Platforms[edit]

1  Jōsō Line for Moriya and Toride
for Shimotsuma and Shimodate
2  Jōsō Line for starting trains
3  Jōsō Line for Moriya and Toride
for Shimotsuma and Shimodate

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Jōsō Line
Moriya   Rapid   Ishige
Kokinu   Local   Kita-Mitsukaidō

History[edit]

Mitsukaidō Station was opened on 1 November 1913 as a station on the Jōsō Railroad, which became the Kanto Railway in 1965. The station building was rebuilt in 1973.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Mitsukaidō Post Office
  • former Mitsukaidō City Hall

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 36°01′07″N 139°59′32″E / 36.0187°N 139.9922°E / 36.0187; 139.9922