Miyayama Station

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Miyayama Station
Miyayama Station building.JPG
Location Miyayama 3605, Samukawa, Kōza, Kanagawa
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Sagami Line
Opened 1931
Passengers (2008) 2,098 daily
Miyayama Station 2004

Miyayama Station (宮山駅, Miyayama-eki) is a train station in the town of Samukawa, Koza District. Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 7.2 rail kilometers from the terminal station of the Sagami Line, Chigasaki.


Miyayama Station was opened on July 1, 1931 as a rail siding the Sagami Railway per the request of local inhabitants and worshippers at the nearby Samukawa Shrine. On June 1, 1944, the Sagami Railway was nationalized and merged with the Japan National Railways and Miyayama was elevated to a full station at that time. On April 1, 1987, with the dissolution and privatization of the Japan National Railways, the station came under the operation of JR East. Automated turnstiles using the Suica IC card system came into operation from November 2001.


Miyayama Station is served by the following line:

Station layout[edit]

The station consists of a single side platform connected by an overpass to the station building.

Adjacent stations[edit]

Samukawa   JR Sagami Line   Kurami

External links[edit]

[Coordinates: 35°22′56.2″N 139°22′47.1″E / 35.382278°N 139.379750°E / 35.382278; 139.379750