Mukaiyama Station

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Mukaiyama Station
向山駅
Mukaiyama stn.jpg
Mukaiyama Station in April 2008
Location 3 Mukaiyama, Oirase-machi, Kamikita-gun, Aomori-ken 039-2151
Japan
Coordinates 40°37′48.92″N 141°22′12.61″E / 40.6302556°N 141.3701694°E / 40.6302556; 141.3701694
Operated by Aoimori Logo.jpeg Aoimori Railway
Line(s) Aoimori Railway Line
Distance 79.7 km from Aomori
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type At grade
Other information
Status Unstaffed
Website Official website
History
Opened July 10, 1936
Location
Mukaiyama Station is located in Japan
Mukaiyama Station
Mukaiyama Station
Location within Japan

Mukaiyama Station (向山駅 Mukaiyama-eki?) is a railway station on the Aoimori Railway Line in the town of Oirase, Aomori Prefecture, Japan, operated by the third sector railway operator Aoimori Railway Company.

Lines[edit]

Mukaiyama Station is served by the Aoimori Railway Line, and is 79.7 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Aomori Station. It is 659.5 kilometers from Tokyo Station.

Station layout[edit]

Mukaiyama Station has a single ground-level island platform serving two tracks connected to the station building by a footbridge. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1  Aoimori Railway Line for Misawa, Noheji and Aomori
2  Aoimori Railway Line for Hachinohe and Sannohe

Adjacent stations[edit]

Service
Aoimori Railway Line
Rapid: Does not stop at this station
Shimoda   Local   Misawa

History[edit]

The station opened on July 10, 1936.[1] With the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987, it came under the operational control of East Japan Railway Company (JR East).[1] With the opening of the Tohoku Shinkansen extension to Shin-Aomori, the section of the Tohoku Main Line including this station was transferred to the Aoimori Railway on December 4, 2010.

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Kawano Green Farm

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ishino, Tetsu, ed. (1998). 停車場変遷大辞典 国鉄・JR編 [Station Transition Directory - JNR/JR]. II. Japan: JTB. pp. 417–418. ISBN 4-533-02980-9. 

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