Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi Station

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Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi Station
Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi Station, November 2015
Location 1276 Naganohara, Naganohara, Agatsuma, Gunma
Operated by JR East
Line(s) Agatsuma Line
Opened 1945
Passengers (FY2011) 684 daily

Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi Station (長野原草津口駅 Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi-eki?) is a railway station on the Agatsuma Line in Naganohara, Gunma Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).


Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi Station is a station on the Agatsuma Line, and is located 42.0 kilometers from the terminus of the line at Shibukawa Station.

Station layout[edit]

Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi Station has a single island platform serving two tracks. The station has three floors and a toilet. There is a JR Bus terminal adjacent to the station.


1  Agatsuma Line for Nakanojō, Shibukawa and Takasaki
2  Agatsuma Line for Nakanojō, Shibukawa and Takasaki
for Manza-Kazawaguchi and Ōmae

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Agatsuma Line
Kawarayu-Onsen Local Gunma-Ōtsu


The previous station building, August 2012

The station opened on 2 January 1945, initially named Naganohara Station (長野原駅?).[1] It was renamed to its present name on December 1, 1991.

A new station building was formally completed on 27 July 2013, opening to the public from 1 August 2013.[2]

Surrounding area[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ 日本国有鉄道停車場一覧 [JNR Station Directory]. Japan: Japanese National Railways. 1985. p. 109. ISBN 4-533-00503-9. 
  2. ^ 八ッ場ダム新駅が完成 住民生活再建事業の一環 [New Yamba Dam station completed]. Tokyo Shimbun (in Japanese). Japan: The Chunichi Shimbun. 28 July 2013. Retrieved 7 August 2013. 

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Coordinates: 36°32′47″N 138°38′59″E / 36.5464°N 138.6498°E / 36.5464; 138.6498