Mizusawa-Esashi Station

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Mizusawa-Esashi Station

Mizusawa-Esashi Station in January 2006
LocationMizusawa-ku 1-185 Hadacho-emikae, Ōshū-shi, Iwate-ken 023-0132
Coordinates39°08′43″N 141°11′19″E / 39.145339°N 141.188693°E / 39.145339; 141.188693Coordinates: 39°08′43″N 141°11′19″E / 39.145339°N 141.188693°E / 39.145339; 141.188693
Operated byJR logo (east).svg JR East
Line(s)Shinkansen-E.pngTōhoku Shinkansen
Distance470.1 km from Tokyo
Platforms2 side platforms
Other information
StatusStaffed (Midori no Madoguchi)
WebsiteOfficial website
OpenedMarch 14, 1985
Passengers (FY2016)1,016 daily
Preceding station   JR East   Following station
(limited service)
toward Tokyo
Tōhoku Shinkansen
(limited service)
(limited service)
toward Shin-Aomori
toward Tokyo
Tōhoku Shinkansen
toward Morioka
Mizusawa-Esashi Station is located in Japan
Mizusawa-Esashi Station
Mizusawa-Esashi Station
Location within Japan

Mizusawa-Esashi Station (水沢江刺駅, Mizusawa-Esashi-eki) is a railway station on the Tohoku Shinkansen in the city of Ōshū, Iwate, Japan, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Mizusawa-Esashi Station is served by the Tohoku Shinkansen from Tokyo to Shin-Aomori. It is 470.1 kilometers from the starting point of the Tohoku Shinkansen at Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

Mizusawa-Esashi Station has two elevated opposed side platforms with chest-high platform edge doors. The station has a Midori no Madoguchi staffed ticket office.


1  Tohoku Shinkansen for Morioka, Shin-Aomori and Akita
2  Tohoku Shinkansen for Sendai, Utsunomiya, Ōmiya, and Tokyo


Mizusawa-Esashi Station opened on March 14, 1985, three years after the opening of the Tōhoku Shinkansen.[1]

Passenger statistics[edit]

In fiscal 2016, the station was used by an average of 1,016 passengers daily (boarding passengers only).[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Ishino, Tetsu et al. (eds.) (1998). 停車場変遷大事典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR] (in Japanese). II. Tokyo: JTB Corporation. p. 424. ISBN 4533029809.CS1 maint: Extra text: authors list (link)
  2. ^ 各駅の乗車人員 (2016年度) [Station passenger figures (Fiscal 2016)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. 2017. Retrieved 11 December 2016.

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