Mukaihara Station

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Mukaihara Station
Mukaihara Station Hiroshima Platform.jpg
Mukaihara Station Platform
Location Akitakata, Hiroshima
Operated by JR West
Line(s) Geibi Line
Opened April 28, 1915

Mukaihara Station (向原駅, Mukaihara-eki) is a JR West Geibi Line station located in Saka, Mukaihara-chō, Akitakata, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.


  • 1915-04-28: Mukaihara Station opens
  • March 1986: The current station building was completed
  • 1987-04-01: Japan National Railways is privatized, and Mukaihara Station becomes a JR West station

Station building and platforms[edit]

Mukaihara Station features one raised island platform, capable of handling two lines simultaneously. The station building includes a supermarket as well as a promotional center for local industries. Mukaihara is run by the Chūgoku Transportation Public Corporation, and features a Green Window.


  • Mukaihara Library
  • Mukaihara Post Office
  • Akitakata Municipal Offices, Mukaihara Branch
  • Akitakata Municipal Mukaihara Elementary School
  • Akitakata Municipal Mukaihara Junior High School
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Mukaihara High School
  • Misasa River
  • Takadakeyama
  • Hirauneyama

Highway access[edit]

  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 29 (Yoshida-Toyosaka Route)
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 37 (Hiroshima-Miyoshi Route)

Connecting lines[edit]

All lines are JR West lines.

Geibi Line
Miyoshi Express
Kōtachi StationMukaihara StationShiwaguchi Station
Miyoshi Liner
Kōtachi Station — Mukaihara StationKaruga Station
Commuter Liner/Local
Yoshidaguchi StationMukaihara StationIbaraichi Station

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°36′54.6″N 132°43′12.1″E / 34.615167°N 132.720028°E / 34.615167; 132.720028